Sidney Sadeghi, Esq.
Senior Trial Attorney

 

Ms. Sadeghi joins MLG as a Senior Trial Attorney with over 16 years litigation experience. She has managed a diverse caseload including the following types of cases: business litigation, corporate law, business law, real estate law, estate planning, bankruptcy, criminal law, high net worth probate litigation matters, defense of employment litigation matters and general transactional matters.

Memorable cases include representation of all defendants in Aikens et al. v. Forecast et al., Solano County, California Superior Court, a national class action fraud case against a large, national, NYSE listed home builder, K Hovnanian Homes and related entities. Defendants obtained first a reduction in the scope of the alleged class to purchasers in one subdivision then prevented class certification entirely, and finally obtained a dismissal of the entire case as a discovery sanction.

Ms. Sadeghi is a frequent public speaker and lead trainer at events and seminars to raise awareness in various areas. Ms. Sadeghi’s authorship includes “Law in a Nutshell for the CEO”, “Top 3 Reasons Not to Settle When Sued as a Business Owner” and “Health, Wealth, Business and Relationships Down to a Science”. Causes that are near and dear to her heart include Arts and Culture, Children, Civil Rights and Social Action, Economic Empowerment, Education, Environment, Health, Human Rights, Politics, Poverty Alleviation, Science and Technology, and Social Services. Ms. Sadeghi speaks English, Farsi and French and enjoys spending time writing, speaking and most of all, enjoying life with her two beautiful daughters, Ava and Sara.

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles (J.D. 2004)
  • University of California, Irvine (B.A. Psychology)
  • University of California, Irvine (B.A. Social Ecology)
  • University of Cambridge, Pembroke College
  • Lyon University, France
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy (Advanced Certification in Deposition)

Admissions & Memberships

  • California State Bar
  • Supreme Court of California, 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Professional Organizations

  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Trial by Woman Organization
  • Trial by Human Organization
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles

“Every Woman lawyer who actually earns her living in the practice of law is an exceptional woman. To survive the hard grind of study, and the worst grind of private practice or the demands of public office, requires good health, good brains, and most important, good luck.”

Rosalind Goodrich Bates

My Pride and Joy

My 2 gorgeous girls, Ava and Sara, are my pride and joy. My sincere hope is to be the best example
of a successful, happy and loving woman who cares deeply for herself, her children and her community.