J. Angelo DeSantis

Legal Research and Writing Fellow

J. Angelo DeSantis taught legal writing at the Univeristy of California, Davis, King Hall. Previously, he was a member of the Litigation Practice at Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP, in San Francisco. His experience includes participation in several complex commercial insurance matters and a commercial contract dispute. At Sonnenschein, he had an active pro bono practice that has included: a prisoner civil rights action, an attorney’s fees dispute, a landlord-tenant dispute, and an asylum matter. DeSantis recently argued in support of an award of attorney’s fees before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.