Erik Dos Santos - Shegerian Law
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Erik Dos Santos

Associate Attorney

Erik Dos Santos brings over 7 years of expertise as a distinguished attorney specializing in Wage and Hour Class Actions. His commitment to excellence is rooted in a robust educational background, including a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Minor in Global Health from Arizona State University, followed by the attainment of his Juris Doctorate from UCLA School of Law. A dedicated member of both CELA (California Employment Lawyers Association) and CASD (Consumer Attorneys of San Diego), Erik’s track record speaks volumes. Throughout his career, he has secured significant settlements and verdicts, earning him a reputation for outstanding legal acumen and client advocacy. Erik’s approach is simple yet profound: prioritize client satisfaction regardless of the case’s scale. His unwavering dedication to providing top-tier service sets him apart in the legal arena, ensuring every client receives the attention and representation they deserve.

Inspired by his late father, who was a plaintiff’s attorney, Erik’s dedication to helping others remains unwavering. He is guided by the words of Martin Luther King Jr., during one of his groundbreaking speeches saying;

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

Outside of the legal realm, Erik finds joy in surfing and golfing, as well as spending quality time with his wife and two dogs. A fervent sports enthusiast, he closely follows various sports. With a passion for advocacy, a track record of success, and a dedication to making a difference, Erik continues to thrive in his legal career while finding balance and fulfillment in his personal interests and community involvement.

Education

  • J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School, School of Law
  • B.A., Arizona State University

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court for Central District of California
  • United States District Court for Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court for Southern District of California
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Other Legal Associations and Certifications

  • California Employment Lawyers Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of San Diego