Mika Domingo

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Walnut Creek, CA

M.S. Domingo Law
 | 1475 N Broadway, Suite 435, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-953-2255
Fax: 925-940-9658
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018
Licensed Since: 2013
Practice Areas:
  • Estate & Trust Litigation (40%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (20%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Tagalog
Attorney Profile

With a passion for helping others, Mika Domingo is founder of M.S. Domingo Law. She represents people throughout California in matters involving civil litigation, business and corporate law, estate planning, probate, trusts, trust administration and wills.

Licensed to practice since 2013, Ms. Domingo has two decades of prior experience as a business owner, publishing professional, and financial auditor. She founded her own publishing firm and understands the situations corporate clients often find themselves in. Prior to launching her practice, she also served as Deputy Attorney General with the U.S. Department of Justice.

Her background gives Ms. Domingo a unique blend of personal connections to her practice area as well as significant time in the courtroom. In addition to her work at the firm, she also serves as legal counsel for several corporations, managing a number of business-related issues on the local and international level.

Ms. Domingo holds Associate Degrees in Business and Accounting and received her undergraduate degree in Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. She earned a Juris Doctorate with honors in 2012 from the John F. Kennedy University College of Law and completed her continuing education in Publishing at Stanford University.

Among her many accolades, Ms. Domingo has received the Public Interest Award from the California Bar Foundation, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award, and Contra Costa County Bar Association’s Diversity Award.  She also holds an Avvo “Superb” rating.

Highly involved in the legal community, Ms. Domingo serves as Director for the Contra Costa County Bar Association Board and as Chair of the Diversity Committee.  She was Past President of the Contra Costa County Bar Association's Women's Section.  She also served on the State Bar of California's Committee of Bar Examiners. An active member of the California Women Lawyers (CWL), she currently serves as CWL's At-Large Governer and Co-Chair of the Judicial Evaluations Committee.  In addition, she is Director of the Women Lawyers of Alameda County Board, member of the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California, the Robert G. McGrath American Inn of Court, Queen's Bench of San Francisco, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, and Trustegrity Professional Group.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Estate & Trust Litigation (40%): Will Contests

Estate Planning & Probate (20%): Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Civil Litigation (20%)

Business/Corporate (20%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Focus Areas

Will Contests, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Rising Stars: 2018

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About Mika Domingo

Admitted: 2013, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.msdomingolaw.com/about/

Honors/Awards:

  • "CCCBA Diversity Award, Gold Level” for M.S. Domingo Law’s commitment to diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, 2018
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Award for Outstanding Community Service
  • California Young Woman of the Year
  • Outstanding Student Award (JFKU)
  • Roger J. Traynor Moot Court Witkin Award
  • Baha’i International Scholarship
  • Witkin Award, Excellence in Criminal Law
  • The Margaret E. Gannon Scholarship, Women Lawyers of Alameda County
  • Public Interest Award, California Bar Foundation
  • Centre Pour L’education International Scholar, Burgundy, France
  • “Society of Women Engineers Scholarship”, Excellence in Science and Mathematics, University of California Berkeley
  • Robert G. McGrath, American Inn of Court, Justice Marchiano Scholarship
  • PG&E Scholarship, Excellence in Mathematics and Science
  • American Student Government Association Scholarship
  • Witkin Award, Excellence in Constitutional Law
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Award - Outstanding Community Service   
  • Witkin Award, Roger J. Traynor Moot Court Competition, 2012
  • The Honorable Patricia Herron and the Honorable Ellen James Scholarship, Contra Costa County Bar Association Women's Section
  • International Scholar Laureate Delegate
  • California Bar Foundation Public Interest Award
  • San Francisco Young Woman of the Year
  • Public Interest Scholarship (JFKU)
  • Society of Women Engineers, Excellence in Mathematics and Science
  • Witkin Award, Excellence in Civil Procedure
  • Justice Marchiano Scholarship, Robert G. McGrath American Inn of Court, 2012
  • Outstanding Student Award, John F. Kennedy University College of Law, 2012

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Vice-Chair, Examinations Committee, State Bar of California's Committee of Bar Examiners, 2016
  • Eastern District of California, 2013
  • Member, State Bar of California, Real Property Section, 2014-Present
  • Co-Chair, Judicial Evaluations Committee, California Women Lawyers

    , 2017
  • Member, Queen's Bench San Francisco, 2012-Present
  • President, Contra Costa County Bar Association Women's Section, 2015
  • Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, 2017-Present
  • Attorney Member, Robert G. McGrath American Inn of Court, 2010-Present
  • Ninth Circuit of California, 2013
  • Board Member, Contra Costa County Bar Association Women's Section, 2013-Present
  • Vice-President, Contra Costa County Bar Association Women's Section, 2014
  • Member, Contra Costa County Bar Association West County Section, 2013-Present
  • Committee Attorney Member, State Bar of California's Committee of Bar Examiners, 2013-2017
  • Member, Filipino Bar Association of Northern California, 2017-Present
  • Vice Chair, Education Standards Committee, State Bar of California's Committee of Bar Examiners, 2015
  • California Bar, 2013-Present
  • Co-Affiliate Governor, California Women Lawyers, 2016-2017
  • Affiliate Governor, California Women Lawyers, 2016
  • Member, Contra Costa County Bar Association Barristers Section, 2013-Present
  • Director, Contra Costa County Bar Association, 2016-Present
  • Member, Women Lawyers of Alameda County, 2013-Present
  • Delegate, Conference of California Bar Associations, 2017-Present
  • Director, Women Lawyers of Alameda County, 2018-Present

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Chair, Center for Civic and Economic Education, Moot court Fundraising Team

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Co-Presenter for Contra Costa County Bar Association's Diversity Committee, Co-Presenter, Investing in the Future with Diversity, Building a Better Law Practice, 2017

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Adjunct Professor, John F. Kennedy University College of Law, 2017

Educational Background:

  • Associate Degree in Business and Accounting, Bachelor Degrees, University of California at Berkeley
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Office Location for Mika Domingo

1475 N Broadway, Suite 435
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Phone: 925-953-2255

Fax: 925-940-9658

 

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Last Updated: 11/8/2018

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