Cristina A. Ashba is part of a team that represents diverse clients seeking to manage their businesses with matters including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, spin-offs, and strategic alliances. Cristina has experience litigating and advising clients on aspects of mortgage-backed securities. In addition, she devotes time to pro bono activities and has obtained a guardianship, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, and a green card for an abused teenager. She has defended unlawful detainer actions on behalf of San Francisco’s lower-income citizens.
During Cristina’s legal education, she served as an executive editor on the Hastings Law Journal and as an extern for Judge William Alsup of the US District Court for the Northern District of California. Prior to her legal career, Cristina worked in commercial property management in San Francisco.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2013, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
University of Michigan, 2005, B.S. (Biology)
University of Michigan, 2005, B.S. (History), With Honors
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Law Firm of the Year, Securities Regulation, US News/Best Lawyers – Best Law Firms (2019)