Andje Medina Selected to Daily Journal Top 40 Under 40
As published in Daily Journal, Attorney Andje Medina was selected to the publication’s Top 40 Under 40 list recognizing her for her plaintiff’s work. The article highlights a 2016 case, Wright v. State of California, in which she obtained a $1.3 million jury verdict for a San Quentin State Prison correctional officer who lived in a state-owned apartment on the prison grounds and was injured on his way to work when a staircase collapsed. Read more at The Veen Firm.
2017 Best Lawyers
Andje Medina was selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 for her personal injury work.
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SFTLA Trial Lawyer of the Year Finalists
San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association (SFTLA) promotes civil justice through education and trial advocacy.
Andje Medina was chosen as a finalist for her work in Wright v. California, setting precedent in workers’ compensation exclusive remedy cases in a published court of appeal decision, and obtaining a successful plaintiff verdict against a “zero offer” in a trial involving complicated and cutting edge issues including the exclusive remedy defense, the collateral source rule, and public entity liability.