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Jacob Yoneda Litigation, Associate Attorney

About

Jacob Yoneda is an accomplished first-year attorney at JRG Attorneys at Law, specializing in civil litigation. Born and raised in Salinas, California, Jacob is deeply committed to serving his community with dedication and integrity.

Jacob holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he developed a keen analytical mindset and a strong foundation in economic principles. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Irvine School of Law. During his time at UC Irvine, Jacob distinguished himself as a top student, receiving the prestigious Dean’s Award in Copyright Law, Insurance Law, and Technology Law and Policy.

Jacob's academic accolades are a testament to his legal acumen and his proficiency in complex areas of the law. His rigorous training and exceptional performance in these disciplines equip him with a unique perspective and a robust skill set, enabling him to effectively advocate for his clients in a variety of civil litigation matters.

At JRG, Jacob leverages his comprehensive legal education and his passion for justice to provide high-quality representation to individuals and businesses in the Salinas community. His dedication to his clients and his meticulous approach to the law make him a valuable asset to the firm.

In his practice, Jacob is committed to achieving favorable outcomes for his clients while upholding the highest standards of professionalism and ethics. He is proud to serve his hometown of Salinas and looks forward to building a distinguished career with JRG.

Jacob Yoneda is dedicated to delivering exceptional legal services and is honored to contribute to the well-being and success of the Salinas community.

Education:

  • J.D., University of California, Irvine School of Law
  • Dean’s Award in Copyright Law, Insurance Law, and Technology Law and Policy
  • B.A. in Economics, University of California, Santa Cruz

Areas of Practice:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Copyright Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Technology Law and Policy

Professional Affiliations:

  • Monterey County Bar Association
  • CA State Bar

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We Offer Comprehensive Services

We focus on a variety of practice areas, but our ultimate goal is to help individuals and companies in Monterey County and throughout the Central Coast.

Organizations We Support

  • Grower-Shipper Association
  • Western Growers
  • National Cannabis Industry Association
  • Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
  • San Benito County Arts Council
  • Salinas River Channel Coalition
  • Oldtown Salinas
  • Hollister Downtown Association
  • Monterey County Salvation Army
  • Salinas Rotary
  • Heritage Foundation
  • Against Hunger
  • American Heart Association
  • California Rodeo Salinas
  • California Women for Agriculture
  • CHISPA
  • Girls Inc.
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • The Living Breath Foundation
  • Monterey County Bar Association
  • Monterey County Business Council
  • Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Farm Bureau Monterey
  • McHa
  • Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce
  • Salinas City Center
  • Salinas Valley Food & Wine
  • Saddle Horse Show & Rodeo

Hear It From Our Clients

    "I will continue to use your firm and know that each time I need legal help, your firm will give me the personal attention needed to resolve the question or matter at hand."
    Michael J. Groves, President EMC Planning Group, Inc.
    "I give him my highest recommendation and look forward to working with him again soon."
    Kim Morgan, Director- UBS AgriVest LLC
    "Your dynamic team of specialized attorneys and paralegals who seemed to take a personal interest in the ongoing litigation especially impressed us."
    Otto Kramm- Mission Organics
    "I always felt that I was the firm’s number one client. I highly recommend JRG to anyone that may need its services."
    Chase Kaljian, Senior Manager of Real Estate & Facilities- Driscoll Strawberry Associates, Inc.
    "I always felt that I was your number one client, even though I know that you have many other clients that need your services. The results are all that matters in the long run, and your firm has always obtained good results for us."
    Carole Forest- Past President, Bernardus LLC; Baylaurel LLC
    "I would recommend your firm to any other agricultural businesses that find themselves having to address these issues. I give you and your firm the highest recommendation."
    John Jackson- Beachside Produce LLC
    "You have always provided prompt and timely advice and been available to help even in the evening and on weekends."
    Kent Dawkins- Van Schaack Land Company

The JRG Difference

  • We Are a Local Firm with a Local Base
  • We Are a Long-Established Firm
  • Will Help You through Every Aspect of the Legal Process
  • We Have a Wide Range of Expertise
  • We Know the System & the Players
  • We Participate in Our Local Communities
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Proven Record of Success

Our team has secured many large verdicts & settlements on behalf of our clients.

  • $2.25 Million Settlement Plaintiff v. Auto- Vicarious Liability-Multi Media Executive Company

    JRG's client was severely injured when struck by a speeding vehicle at an intersection.

  • $2 Million Settlement M/C Traumatic Amputation v. Auto & Event Coordinators

    JRG's client suffered a traumatic amputation of his lower right leg in a motorcycle-auto collision.

  • $930,000 Settlement Plaintiff v. Fitness Center

    JRG's client suffered a life-threatening infection of his foot as the result of bathing in the defendant's health club's spa that allegedly was not properly chlorinated.

  • $500,000 Settlement Plaintiff v. Homeowner Insurance Company

    JRG's client's insurance agent and homeowners' insurer allegedly under-insured their home due to poor property inspection and underwriting procedures.

  • $427,500 Settlement Plaintiff v. Commercial Airlines & Government Entity

    JRG's clients, an elderly couple, were injured on a passenger boarding bridge at the San Jose Airport while attempting to board their airplane.

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