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Phillip J Wu

Phillip J Wu

Shorb & Connor, LLP
  • Family Law, Divorce, Estate Planning...
  • California
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  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Domestic Violence
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
4th Circuit
  • Mandarin: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Shorb & Connor, LLP
- Current
Post-Bar Law Clerk
Shorb & Connor, LLP
Law Fellow
Peralta Community College District
Law Clerk
Oakland City Attorney's Office
Law Clerk
AIDS Legal Referral Panel
Performed direct client services such as conducting client interviews and providing consultation and advocacy. Advocated for clients by drafting wills and durable power of attorney documents, writing demand letters on behalf of clients, and negotiating with landlords. Conducted legal research and wrote memos on a variety of housing, insurance, and contract issues.
Legal Intern
Oakland Unified School District
Work included researching legal issues and writing memos on matters relating to the California Education and Labor Codes.
Legal Intern
Work included drafting motions in EEOC cases and propounding and responding to discovery requests.
Policy Research Intern
Organization for Refuge Asylum & Migration (ORAM)
Drafted and published a research report on contemporary issues and acculturation of LGBTI refugees in the U.S. Conducted outreach initiatives in the community to obtain housing for refugees.
University of San Francisco School of Law
J.D. (2014) | Law
Summer Overseas Studies: • Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland) - international employment discrimination law, comparative law and society • Charles University (Prague, Czech Republic) - European Union economic law, international intellectual property law
Activities: Food & Law Society, Public Interest Law Foundation, Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, Pride Law
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Certificate (2009) | Mandarin Chinese
University of California - Berkeley
B.S. (2007) | Business Administration
Conducted field work with The Gallup Organization in conjunction with strategic planning course.
Activities: Credit Union for Berkeley Students (CUBS), Residential Sustainability Educator Coordinator, Academic Services Assistant, American Red Cross
University of California - Irvine
(2006) International Business
Activities: Summer Overseas Studies: * École Supérieure du Commerce Exteriéur (La Défense, France) - international business, French culture
Lavender Law Scholarship Recipient
Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF)
Law Student Pro Bono Publico Award
2012 & 2013
AmeriCorps Equal Justice Works Grant Recipient
AmeriCorps Equal Justice Works
Professional Associations
State Bar of California # 300429
- Current
San Diego County Bar Association # 300429
- Current
Tom Homann LGBT Law Association
- Current
BALIF (Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom)
- Current
Taiwanese American Professionals (TAP)
- Current
Websites & Blogs
Divorce & Family Law Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
San Diego Near Balboa Park
3130 Fourth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
Toll-Free: (888) 222-1220
Telephone: (619) 365-5643
Fax: (888) 222-1220