Ms. Orza handles a broad range of commercial and employment litigation, including partnership disputes, breach of contract claims, false advertising and unfair competition claims, product liability disputes, trust and estate matters, and wage and hour and discrimination claims. She also has counseled clients on a variety of employment issues. Ms. Orza has represented departments of the State of California, large public companies, small businesses, and individuals.
Prior to joining Shartsis Friese in 2018, Ms. Orza was an associate at Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP in San Francisco. She also served as a legal extern to the Honorable Jeffrey S. White in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. She is the first extern to complete a one-year term with the Judge.
Before beginning her legal career, Ms. Orza was a professional ballerina with the San Francisco Ballet.