Antitrust, trade secrets, unfair competition, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and business torts are all part of her extensive skill set. Marwa also serves as outside counsel for small to mid-size companies. She has represented enterprises in many industries, including technology, construction, entertainment, financial, food and beverage, clean energy, and web-based businesses. She has conducted both bench and jury trials in state and federal courts. She has experience handling state and federal appeals, including successfully obtaining en banc review of a Ninth Circuit Court decision. In addition, she has appeared before various administrative tribunals.
Marwa was a Partner at McManis Faulkner for five years and received numerous awards recognizing her as one of the top attorneys in California. Her practice is built on her ability to work closely with her clients, understand their businesses and their needs in order to develop the best plan to meet their goals. Whether it be resolving conflict early on or taking the matter to trial, Marwa achieves excellent results. She takes a pragmatic approach to resolving her clients’ legal issues, taking into consideration all factors before deciding on the best course of action.
Unique to her practice, Marwa has worked with clients on developing public relations and media strategies and has extensive experience working with local and national media in high profile cases. She has been quoted by the New York Times, the San Francisco Daily Journal, The Recorder, The San Jose Mercury News and the Los Angeles Times. She has been interviewed by CNN and Fox News. In addition, Marwa has argued before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in a nationally televised appearance on C-Span.