Professional Summary
Education, Admissions, Affiliations & Distinctions

Paul Gonia

Associate Attorney

Mr. Gonia obtained his Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, from Santa Clara University and his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from University of San Diego School of Law. While at University of San Diego School of Law, Mr. Gonia was a member of the San Diego Law Review.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Gonia practiced at a law firm in Encinitas, California, specializing in insurance coverage and complex insurance litigation. Mr. Gonia also worked for a leading law firm in San Diego, California, where he assisted a business focused litigation team. During law school, Mr. Gonia served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Marilyn L. Huff of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.

In his free time, Mr. Gonia enjoys supporting his favorite sports teams, paying basketball, hiking and exploring San Diego County.


  • State Bar of California


  • University of San Diego School of Law, cum laude
  • Santa Clara University, magna cum laude