CONTACTS

Tel: 619-573-4488
rsawhney@ddwklaw.com

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Employment Litigation

EDUCATION

California Western School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2020
University of California, San Diego, B.A., Political Science, 2015

Rima represents and advises employers, and has experience investigating and defending discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims. Rima also assists clients on workplace leave related issues and risk reduction strategies for employee discipline and terminations.

While earning her law degree at California Western School of Law, Rima externed at the U.S. District Court Southern District of California for The Honorable Linda Lopez. She was an Honors Instructor for the school’s legal writing program. She also received an Area of Concentration certificate in Employment & Labor Law. Rima was also honored to be inducted into the Wiley E. Manuel Honors Society. She served as a board member for the Business Law Society, Employment & Labor Law Society, South Asian Law Student Association, and Women’s Law Caucus.

Education

  • California Western School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2020
  • University of California, San Diego, B.A., Political Science, 2015

Admissions

  • All Courts of the State of California

Memberships

  • The State Bar of California
  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • Lawyers Club of San Diego