Sanny Kataoka focuses on strategic oversight and implementation of our global legal activities and policies. She’s based out of our headquarters in San Francisco.
Sanny previously served as Senior Counsel at the technology-centric firm Paragon Legal, assisting some of San Francisco’s most innovative companies with all aspects of their legal affairs. Prior to that she was U.S. Senior Counsel at Novadios, LLC, and a litigator at several esteemed Bay Area firms, including Crosby, Heafey, Roach & May (now Reed Smith) and Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison, where she focused on employment law.
Sanny served as a judicial extern for The Honorable Saundra Brown Armstrong of the United States District Court, Northern District, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Central District. She is fluent in Cantonese and can speak Mandarin conversationally. Sanny holds a Bachelor’s degree with high honors in Mass Communications from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Juris Doctor degree from University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, where she was a Joseph Drown Foundation Scholar.