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Anna
Gehriger

Of Counsel

T. 415.218.8233

Anna is passionate about providing workplaces with tools for building a healthy culture. This passion fuels her work as an investigator and trainer.

Experience

Anna’s work has ranged from assessing misconduct among Spanish-speaking workers, investigating sexual harassment accusations against high-level executives and conducting anti-harassment and implicit bias trainings.

Before joining the firm, Anna guided employers, in-house counsel and single plaintiffs in all phases of state and federal litigation. She also handled claims before the Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Workers Compensation Appeals Board.

Anna has successfully briefed appeals, handled mediations (in English and Spanish) and advised clients about preventative measures with multicultural competence.

Anna is a graduate of the AWI Training Institute for Workplace Investigators.

Outside the Office

Anna is an avid dancer, having studied and performed Mexican folkloric dance, Brazilian samba and currently Hawaiian hula dance and chanting.

  • 2016 Diversity Award Recipient, Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) Barristers Club.
  • 2015 “Outstanding Volunteer” Award Recipient, BASF’s Justice & Diversity Center. UC Davis School of Law Martin Luther King Jr. Public Interest Scholar
  • “I’m a Lawyer! I don’t need a brand – Or do I?”, California Minority Counsel Program 25th Anniversary Business Conference, Panel developer and moderator, October 20, 2014
  • Secretary and Diversity Director, Board of Directors, Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) Barristers’ Club, 2013 and 2014.
  • Working Group Co-chair, BASF’s 2015 anniversary publication of “Goals and Timetables in Hiring, Retention & Advancement of Minority Attorneys.”
  • Co-organizer, California Minority Counsel Program’s (CMCP) 25th anniversary annual conference.
  • Planning Committee & Moderator, California Minority Counsel Program’s (CMCP) 25th anniversary Annual Conference in S.F.
  • Annual volunteer reader, scholarship applications for ChangeLawyers (formerly California Bar Foundation)
  • Former Luncheon Committee Member, Equal Rights Advocates.

Education

University of California at Davis School of Law, J.D.

Georgetown University; B.A., Sociology, cum laude

Areas of Expertise

Investigations

Trainings

Climate Surveys and Assessments

Admission

State Bar of California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts

Credentials

AWI-CH

LEED AP