The Daily Transcript –
San Diego attorney Angela M. Jae has joined Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield as its newest associate.
She will join the team specializing in personal injury, as well as product liability litigation.
Prior to joining CaseyGerry, Jae spent six years as a senior associate in the litigation department at San Diego-based Tosdal, Smith, Steiner & Wax.
A native of Santa Maria, Calif., Jae earned her J.D. from California Western School of Law in 2006. While there, she received the Wiley M. Manual Award for pro bono legal services for her work with the Legal Aid Society of San Diego.
She also was a co-founder and president of the Korean Law Society and co-founder and marshal of the school’s chapter of Phi Alpha Delta, an international legal fraternity.
Additionally, she was active in the Asian-Pacific American Law Student Association and served as its vice president and secretary. She worked as a law clerk at the Equal Opportunity Commission in Washington, D.C. and the Los Angeles city attorney’s office and as a legal assistant at Endres and Estle in San Diego.
As an undergraduate at the University of California, San Diego, she earned provost honors and was a member of Kappa Zeta Phi, an Asian-American interest organization, and the Asian-Pacific American Student Alliance.