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Sonya Smallets

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Sonya Smallets, a partner at Minnis & Smallets, has been representing employees who have been discriminated against, harassed, or wrongfully terminated by their employers for more than a dozen years. Along with co-counsel, Sonya recently obtained an arbitration award of more than $950,000 on a behalf of a client who was terminated in retaliation for complaining of unpaid wages. Sonya also recently co-counseled a case with Equal Rights Advocates on behalf of an employee who experienced discrimination and harassment because she was pregnant.

Sonya is an active member of the Bay Area legal community. She is the Chair of the Executive Committee of the Alameda County Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Section, a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association’s Legislative Committee, and a member of the Executive Committee of the Plaintiffs’ Employment Lawyers Association. Sonya also volunteers as a Supervising Attorney with the Workers’ Rights Clinic at Legal Aid at Work.

Sonya graduated with honors from Swarthmore College and Berkeley Law. She then clerked for Judge Sidney Thomas of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and Judge Claudia Wilken of the Northern District of California before working for Lawless & Lawless as an associate attorney.

In 2015, 2016, and 2017, Sonya was chosen as a Super Lawyer. Sonya was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2012, 2013, and 2014.

About Sonya Smallets

Professional Affiliations And Community Involvement

  • Alameda County Bar Association, Chair of the Executive Committee
  • California Employment Lawyers Association, Legislative Committee Member
  • Plaintiffs’ Employment Lawyers Association, Executive Committee Member
  • Legal Aid at Work Workers’ Rights Clinic, Supervising Attorney

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369 Pine Street, Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94104

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