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Cecilia Son, Esq.

Of Counsel

Cecilia Son is Of Counsel with Shegerian Conniff LLP. Her practice focuses on employment law and she handles all stages of her cases from prelitigation through trial. Ms. Son places utmost importance on client relations and aggressively advocates for her clients to their satisfaction. She has extensive experience and success in case settlements, involving high stake negotiations through mediation and other forms of resolution. She has settled over $15 million dollars in employment cases to date.

Bar Admissions

California State Bar

Legal Memberships/Affiliations

Ms. Son attended University of California Santa Barbara and obtained her law degree from Western State College of Law. During law school, she was in the Dean’s Circle, received her certificate for exemplary public service, worked for the Public Defender’s Office, and was the Secretary of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association. She recognizes and believes in giving a voice to the voiceless. She was born in Seoul, Korea and spent her childhood living on Guam, Jakarta and Dubai and is fluent in Korean. Her multicultural experience and background help her to creatively advocate and achieve the best results for her clients.

Volunteer Work
  • Does pro bono legal work for small businesses in LA and OC.
Ms. Son is licensed to practice in the state of California. She has drafted and successfully argued various motions in Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, and Kern county courtrooms. These motions include demurrers, oppositions to motions for summary judgement, oppositions to motions to compel arbitration, and trial motions. Ms. Son has been selected to Super Lawyers Southern California Rising Star List in 2021, 2022, and 2023.
Notable Settlements:

Throughout her career as an attorney, Ms. Son has secured settlements and judgments in excess of $100 million for her clients.

$1,250,000 .00

settlement in prelitigation sexual harassment case


settled in other wrongful termination cases
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