1970 Broadway, Suite 450, Oakland, California 94612

Our Attorneys

Vernon C. Goins

Vernon Goins has been a member of the State Bar of California since 1998.  As the owner and managing partner of Goins & Associates, Mr. Goins prides himself in being the head of a minority firm.  Mr. Goins received his Bachelor of Arts at Georgetown University in 1992 and attended the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, receiving his Juris Doctor in 1997.  Vernon is bilingual, fluent in English and French and proficient in Spanish.

Martino Poggio


Kellyann Estrem

Types of Law: Employment, trust and estate litigation, trust/probate administration, PI, real estate, etc. 

-CLA – California Lawyers Association (Trust & Estate Section)

-The Earl Warren Inn of Court

ACCTLA – Alameda-Contra Costa Trial Lawyer’s Association

-ACBA – Alameda County Bar Association

-ACBA Barristers Executive Committee Member

William W. Castillo Guardado

Types of Law: Business, Employment, Personal Injury, Immigration

-San Francisco La Raza Lawyers (pending)

-Alameda-Contra Costa Trial  Lawyers Association (pending)

-The Bar Association of San Francisco (pending)

-Argued the precedential case of Tanusantoso v. Barr, 962 F.3d 694 (2d. Cir. 2020)

Asha Harris


Our Team

Rhonda Andrew

-20+ years as a trial paralegal with experience in setting up remote trial locations all across the country. 

-Founding Member, Bar Association of San Francisco Paralegal Section. 

-Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., currently Internal Audit Chair of Hayward-Tri-City Alumnae. 

-Board Secretary, Young Community Developers 

-Member, The Links, Incorporated- Eden Rose (CA) Chapter. 

-Licensed Notary Public in California.

Monica Chavez