Elizabeth Zareh has extensive litigation background. She is also a licensed real estate Broker. Ms. Zareh represented technology companies, banking institutions, insurance companies, other commercial clients and individuals. She has litigated matters relating to trade secret misappropriation, employment, stock option fraud claim, arbitration and complicated real estate transactions valued at $40 million dollars. She has mediated complicated cases and settled extremely difficult cases successfully. 1. Also, she has filed appeals, petitions and writs in California Court of Appeals and the California Supreme Court. Her most current appeal involves a real estate transaction in the California Court of Appeals.
Additionally, she advised companies on general corporate matters such as joint venture negotiations and agreements, software licensing and compliance issues, management and labor relations including EEOC and DFEH position statements. She is experience in corporate transactions, including partnership agreements, stock purchase agreements and shareholder agreements.
Her Clients include: Plato Labs, Inc., M.T.O. Shahmaghsoudi (international religious organization), A.S.M. New Frontier Corporation, Infinity Software, WebMBO.com, First Nationwide Bank, Nippon Bank, Kemper Insurance Company, Sabek Inc. (oil company), American Mutual Insurance Company, AKMI Corp., and other individuals.
Elizabeth Zareh is a certified mediator. She received her certification from Minnesota Supreme Court. Also, she serves as judge pro-tem for the city and county of San Francisco.Ms. Zareh is an effective negotiator/mediator and has settled complicated cases even when judges claimed it could not be settled. Ms. Zareh has an extensive litigation background in business, employment, cemetery and family law. During the course of her career as an attorney, she handled numerous complex cases.
EDUCATION Graduate: HAMLINE UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF LAW, St. Paul, Minnesota Degree: Juris Doctor, Dean's Honor Roll
Undergraduate: PURDUE UNIVERSITY, West Lafayette, Indiana Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Major: Interior Architecture
BAR ADMISSIONS Elizabeth Zareh was admitted to the State Bar of California, 1996. She is admitted to all U.S. District Courts in California. AFFILIATIONS * American Bar Association * San Francisco Bar Association * Life Member of Who's Who * Chair of the Day In Court Committee (2006)