The Daily Transcript congratulates San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009

This section honors San Diego County's outstanding Legal Secretaries of 2009, who were chosen by an independent panel based on Team Player Attitude, Substantive Knowledge, Technical & Computer Savvy, Public Relations & Personality, and Professionalism.

San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009


Sheri B. Alcaraz

Pope, Berger & Williams LLP

Lisa Berry

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack LLP

Cristina L. Conroy

Troutman Sanders LLP

Julie L. DeVercelly

Gordon & Rees LLP

Vicki Goldsmith

Pyle Sims Duncan & Stevenson

Diane S. Johnson

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

Faith Ann McGee

Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Elizabeth C. Pinnock

Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Tressa Raymond

Klinedinst PC

Alma Truax-Padilla

Fish & Richardson PC

San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009 Winner

Elizabeth C. Pinnock

Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Elizabeth Pinnock supports two labor and employment litigation partners and one IP patent associate in the law firm of Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps LLP. She also maintains and manages various cases between partners and associates, maintains and manages partners’ billings and various administrative duties.

Previously she was a senior paralegal/legal assistant with Pinnock & Wakefield APC, where she helped establish, manage and execute litigation law practices. Pinnock consistently increased profitability by exercising her knowledge of litigation, and suggested new areas for practice that increased earnings by 23 percent.

Pinnock has an extensive knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure and local rules of court, and possesses an in-depth understand of all litigation matters and circumstance. She speaks fluent Tagalog and conversational Spanish.

She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in finance and real estate at San Diego Community College.