OUR LEGAL TEAM

Our goal is to ensure that each client of our firm receives exceptional service and representation with superior results.  Our Firm is comprised of highly experienced attorneys with decades of litigation and trial background who are well known and recognized in their field of practice.  We have experienced and dedicated paralegals and office staff who are committed to taking care of our clients’ needs and expectations.

MEET OUR ATTORNEYS

We have some of the most successful and passionate lawyers in the state. Our legal team was built to provide unmatched service and legal expertise for clients. Although we deliver a wide variety of services, each of our attorneys has specialties and focus areas where they have honed their skills and garnered extensive experience.

AYHAN M. MENEKSHE
AYHAN M. MENEKSHE
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CATHERINE M. ADAMS
CATHERINE M. ADAMS
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SONDRA E. KIRWAN
SONDRA E. KIRWAN
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TONY STAVJANIK
TONY STAVJANIK
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DAVID L. STRONG
DAVID L. STRONG
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MEET OUR PARALEGALS

Our valued staff is an integral part of our day-to-day operations. As a firm we pride ourselves on excellent customer service and rapid response. Our knowledgeable professionals are ready to assist with any need or question.

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Joanna Alva

Paralegal

Joanna Alva is a Paralegal in our Northern California Office. She graduated from West Valley Community College in May 2014 with an A.B.A Approved A.S. Degree in Paralegal Studies. She also has an A.A. Degree in Psychology from Mission College. Joanna joined Menekshe Law Firm in 2007 and is knowledgeable in construction defect and personal injury litigation and has experience assisting in trial.

Christa Bittner

Paralegal

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Johnny Bui

Paralegal

Johnny Bui earned his B.A. from the University of California Irvine and his Paralegal Certificate from the University of California Berkeley. He has worked since 2010 in personal injury and construction defect.

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Steve Delaney

Paralegal

With over 25 years’ experience as a Litigation Paralegal, Steve joined Menekshe Law Firm in 2014. His areas of strength range from premises liability, construction defect, and personal injury. Steve received an A.S. degree in Paralegal Studies from West Valley Community College in 1995.

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Julie Parayno

Paralegal

Julie earned her Certificate of Achievement-Advanced in Paralegal Studies in 2013 from De Anza College, approved by the American Bar Association. She gained experience in the IP Litigation field before joining Menekshe Law Firm in 2014. Prior to entering the Paralegal practice, Julie managed Public Relations accounts in the high-tech industry for decades, with clients ranging from cybersecurity to data storage solutions to semiconductor fields. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Broadcast Journalism from San Jose State University in 1995.