Servando R. Sandoval

SERVANDO R. SANDOVAL   (408) 286-5100

P: 408.286.5100

Estella Chavarria


Practice Areas

Labor and Employment
Business Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Real Estate with emphasis on multi-family housing operations


University of California at Los Angeles B.A., 1995, Communication Studies with an emphasis in Chicano Studies

UCLA School of Law
J.D., 1999

Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

U.S. District Court, Central District of California

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit



Servando R. Sandoval is a partner with the firm. He has extensive experience in all facets of employment law and fair housing laws, including counseling clients as to day-to-day employment and housing issues, conducting investigations and defending claims before all Courts and in administrative hearings.

Mr. Sandoval graduated with honors from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1995 with a degree in Communication Studies with an emphasis in Chicano Studies. He received his Juris Doctor in 1999 from the UCLA School of Law, where he served as Editor for the Chicano-Latino Law Review. He is admitted to practice in the state of California, including the District Courts in and for the Northern and Central Districts of California, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Mr. Sandoval is the Immediate Past President of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Silicon Valley. Mr. Sandoval also serves on the Board of Directors for the San Jose Day Nursery.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • Former Chairman, Board of Directors, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Silicon Valley

  • Member, Board of Directors, San Jose Day Nursery

  • Member, Board of Directors, Voices College-Bound Language Academies

  • Committee Member, Friends of Alum Rock Jazz

Speeches and Presentations

  • State Bar of California, Public Accommodation Symposium, April 2016, Emotional Support Animals

  • Affordable Housing Management Association Northern California & Hawaii, September 2015, legal Tips & Tricks for Property Managers

  • Mexican Consulate, San Jose Office, 2014-2015 Presented to Summer Entrepreneur Program at Stanford University

Awards and Honors