Rosa M. Fregoso
LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2022 (Globe Newswire) — Laurian Wright, principal of the probate, trusts and estate litigation law firm Wright Kim Douglas, ALC (“WKD”), announced today that attorney Rosa M. Fregoso, 56, of the Alhambra, has been appointed to serve as a judge on the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Rosa was one of eleven Superior Court justices appointed by California Governor Gavin Newsom on June 3, 2022, and Judge Victor H. Greenberg’s retirement.
“We are very proud of Rosa,” says Laurian Wright, co-founder of the award-winning law firm Wright Kim Douglas. “We were not surprised when we got the news of his appointment in the bench. He is highly ethical, thoughtful, smart and passionate about giving back to his community, all key qualities for a judge. It is an honor to be included in the judiciary and we are proud that Rosa was included in our legal team prior to being benched. We wish her the best and know that she will be a fair, impartial, compassionate and just member of the judiciary.
Since 2021, Ms. Fregoso has served as a consultant with WKD as a Trust and Estate Attorney and with experience in estate planning, trust administration and probate proceedings. She has been a lawyer, licensed to practice law in the state of California, since 1992. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego, a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree, a Bachelor of Arts (MA in Latin American Studies) degree from the University of California, Berkeley, and the Berkeley School of California, Berkeley. Law Degree (JD) from Off Law.
Ms. Fregoso began her legal career as an attorney at the Legal Aid Foundation (LAFLA) in Los Angeles, where she focused on the representation of aggrieved immigrant women and children, who are seeking immigration relief under the Violence Against Women Act. are eligible for. She also served as a trial attorney with the LA County Alternative Public Defender’s Office, which represents impoverished clients in criminal proceedings. Before joining WKD, Ms. Fregoso worked as a sole practitioner and as an associate at an estate planning law firm.
Ms. Fregoso is fluent in Spanish and currently serves as a commissioner on the California Access to Justice Commission. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the National Latina Business Women Association, LA Chapter. She is a member of the Latina Lawyers Bar Association, and the Trusts and Estates section of the Mexican American Bar Association, the LA County Bar Association, and the State Bar of California. In 2017, Ms. Fregoso was named a “Latina of Influence” by Hispanic Lifestyle for her support and commitment to promoting positive images of the Latino community. He is known as a leader in the Latino community and on many boards.
WKD is an award-winning law firm whose ten attorneys provide over 100 years of collective experience prosecuting complex probate and trust, business and real estate disputes. The firm has received several awards including US News and World Report’s “Best Lawyers in Litigation and Probate, Best Law Firm” every year since 2016.
All three partners are attorneys rated “Southern California Super Lawyers” and AV PrePrinant – Martindale-Hubel. Additionally, Ms. Wright is among the top 50 female super lawyers in Southern California and was selected as one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Southern California.
for more information contact:
Laurian Wright, Wright Kim Douglas, ALC
Tel: (626) 356-3900
E-mail: [email protected]
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