Joe Villaseñor is a staff attorney in the consumer division of the Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc. where he litigates a wide variety of consumer cases representing consumers in everything from collection cases to various disputes with businesses.
Villaseñor prides himself in providing high-quality legal representation to his clients and advocating for consumer rights.
Prior to joining Legal Aid, Villaseñor worked as a consumer litigator in private practice where he handled complex business litigation matters, consumer class actions and individual consumer cases.
In 2011, he received both the Wiley Manuel Award from the State Bar of California and the Outstanding Services Award from the Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.
In addition to practicing law, Villaseñor is the Secretary of the Board of Directors of Encuentros Leadership of Northern San Diego County Inc., an organization committed to helping Hispanic youth from underserved communities attend college.
Villaseñor is originally from Vista and is a graduate of the University of San Diego School of Law.
He received his bachelor's from Claremont McKenna College in philosophy and government, where he was a varsity letterman in football.
He is admitted to practice in California and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
Villaseñor is honored to be selected as one of the top young attorneys in San Diego.
This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.
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|Nominations Open:||September 14|
|Nominations Close:||October 26|
|Nominees Announced:||November 2|
|Finalists Notified:||November 4|
|Publication Date:||December 21|
Transcript reporter Doug Sherwin talks to Nadia P. Bermudez of the Brown Law Group LLP at the 2007 Young Attorneys reception.