Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP is pleased to announce Jenny Yelin has become a partner effective January 1, 2022. Jenny, a 2010 graduate of Berkeley Law School, joined the firm in 2012 and became Senior Counsel in 2020. AV-rated and repeatedly ranked as a Superlawyers Rising Star, Jenny trained as a mediator through the Northern District of California and serves on that Court’s mediation panel. She is also a member of the Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee of the California Lawyers Association and regularly volunteers her time to Legal Aid at Work’s Workers’ Rights Clinics.
The firm is also pleased to announce that Michael Nunez has been elevated to Senior Counsel effective January 1, 2022. Michael, a 2011 graduate of Stanford Law School, joined the firm in 2015 after serving as a staff attorney at Disability Rights Advocates. Repeatedly named a Superlawyers Rising Star and a recipient of a 2018 California Lawyer of the Year (“CLAY”) Award, Michael is a member of the Board of Directors for Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired of San Francisco as well as the Disability Rights Bar Association.
“These promotions strengthen our already robust employment, disability rights and higher education practice areas,” said Gay Grunfeld, the firm’s Managing Partner. “Jenny and Mike are superb lawyers and colleagues who will continue to advance the rights of our clients and help us effectuate our vision of advancing justice and creating a more diverse, inclusive and equal society.”