DILIGENT LITIGATION
& LEGAL COUNSEL

GREG WOOD

President

Greg Wood has been advising and fighting for his clients for twenty years. Greg's experience informs his strategies, which leads to successful results and high client satisfaction.

Greg has litigated a variety of business disputes, with emphasis in real estate and employee theft litigation, including embezzlement and trade secrets misappropriation. Lawyers and industry leaders refer Greg business in these and other areas regularly.

Leyla Pasic

Associate

Leyla has been litigating in San Francisco Bay Area courts for twelve years. She works harder than her opponent, and wins. Leyla has successfully litigated a variety of disputes, securing jury verdicts for property owners and employers alike. Leyla specializes in defending employers against wage and hour claims. Hiring her is the best decision a company facing wage and hour claims can make. Leyla also enthusiastically particiaptes in the firm's gender equality efforts.

Marissa Major

Associate

Marissa started her litigation career at the District Attorney’s office and has been prosecuting and defending a wide variety of civil litigation claims ever since. Marissa is quick witted, conscientious and articulate, which immediately instills confidence in  attorneys, judges and clients. A Hastings law graduate, Marissa has taken an interest in advising business owners in the emerging modular construction industry. Modular construction manufacturers and others are smart to give her a call. 

Danielle Kendrick

ASSOCIATE

Danielle’s competitive nature got her to Berkeley law and beyond. She is big law trained and she litigated for Fortune 500 companies before joining the team here. Danielle cares about the representation she provides, and works tirelessly to make sure the work gets done. 

DENISE MEJLSZENKIER

OF COUNSEL

Denise is a veteran litigator, unrelenting and with unmatched attention to detail. If there is evidence that will help her client’s case, she will not stop until she figures out who has it and gets her hands on it. Denise successfully litigates real estate, employment and a wide variety of other commercial disputes. Denise enthusiastically participates in the firm's gender equality efforts.

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PUT DECADES OF EXPERIENCE ON YOUR SIDE

When it comes to the legal profession, you can never underestimate the importance of experience. Put ours on your side.

LITIGATION EXPERTISE FOR TRIAL & APPELLATE COURTS

Whether you’re fighting a legal battle in a traditional court setting or arbitration, we’ll make sure you’re prepared.

PERSONALIZED STRATEGIES DESIGNED TO MEET YOUR NEEDS

With a diverse team of attorneys available to you, you can rest assured that your individual needs will be met at every turn.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Real Estate & Land Use Litigation
We represent property owners, developers and commercial landlord and tenants in a variety of real estate disputes.
EMPLOYEE THEFT
Greg Wood specializes in litigating embezzlement and trade secret misappropriation claims on the employer and employee side.
EMPLOYER WAGE AND HOUR DEFENSE
The firm has a long history of success defending employers from misclassification and other wage and hour claims.
COMMERCIAL LITIGATION
The firm has prevailed in a wide variety of business disputes, including those involving fraud, breach of contract and fights for control.
WORKPLACE HARASSMENT
WLAPC is proud to be a member of the Legal Network for Gender Equality, fighting sexual harassment in the workplace.
ACCOUNTANT MALPRACTICE
Greg Wood and his team have extensive experience defending CPAs against professional negligence claims.

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Anyone who has faced legal issues understands how stressful and overwhelming they can be — especially if they lead to a battle in court. At Wood Litigation, APC, our team of attorneys offers decades of litigation experience along with an abundance of legal knowledge and expertise. 

Having prevailed in both trial and appellate court cases throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, the attorneys at Wood Litigation, APC, provide strategic and practical solutions that are designed to meet your individual needs. With a focus on real estate and land use litigation, employee theft litigation, and employment wage and hour defense, each attorney has their own unique approach to crafting a solution that can help you address your legal concerns with confidence and work toward a solution.

With a penchant for thinking outside-the-box and a tireless work ethic, the attorneys at Wood Litigation, APC are here to protect your rights. Whether you’re facing a lawsuit over a boundary issue, a breach of contract, an accusation of fraud, or a wrongful termination over discrimination or a wage dispute — you deserve a firm that will stand resolutely behind you with determination. 

At the end of the day, providing reliable legal services that get results is what Wood Litigation, APC, is all about. From complex commercial litigation to fighting an appeal in appellate courts, our firm is committed to providing excellent legal counsel and representation tailored to meet your exact needs. Call today for a consultation.

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