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Seana Azad is an Associate Attorney in the San Francisco office of Liebert Cassidy Whitmore. As a litigator, Seana has represented dozens of clients in arbitration and state and federal court and has experience representing clients from pre-litigation through trial. His experience includes preparing responsive pleadings, conducting depositions of Plaintiffs and key fact witnesses, interviewing potential witnesses, engaging in written discovery, as well as preparing discovery motions. Seana has extensive experience preparing dispositive motions, including Motions for Summary Judgment or Summary Adjudication, conducting legal research related to various topics and preparing case evaluation for clients. He is also experienced in the retention and preparation of expert witnesses and the development of trial strategy.
Prior to joining LCW, Seana’s practice encompassed personal injury, personal injury liability, and tort litigation, in addition to employment and labor law. Seana has also clerked for the Santa Clara District Attorney’s office and the Santa Barbara District Attorney’s office, where he participated in preliminary hearings, prepared motions and conducted legal research. Seana is currently an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University School of Law where he has taught Trial Advocacy to incoming second year law students.
Seana obtained his JD from Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco in which he was honored with the CALI Award for Academic Excellence for Advanced Trial Advocacy in addition to being on the Dean’s list for a total of five semesters. Additionally, Seana was a member of the Iranian American Bar Association and a volunteer peer mentor. As an undergraduate, Seana attended San Jose State University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.
Seana is fluent in Farsi.
Seana has been honored by Super Lawyers as a Northern California Rising Star in 2021 and 2022.