Annick M. Persinger leads Tycko & Zavareei’s California office as California’s Managing Partner. While at Tycko & Zavareei, Ms. Persinger has dedicated her practice to utilizing California’s prohibitions against unfair competition and false advertising to advocate for consumers. Ms. Persinger has taken on financial institutions, companies that take advantage of consumers with deceptive advertising, tech companies that disregard user privacy, companies that sell defective products, and mortgage loan servicers. Ms. Persinger also represents whistleblowers who expose their employer’s fraudulent practices.
Ms. Persinger graduated magna cum laude as a member of the Order of the Coif from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2010. While in law school, Ms. Persinger served as a member of Hastings Women’s Law Journal, and authored two published articles. In 2008, Ms. Persinger received an award for Best Oral Argument in the first year moot court competition. In 2007, Ms. Persinger graduated cum laude from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A. in Sociology, and minors in Law & Society and Psychology.
Following law school, Ms. Persinger worked as a legal research attorney for Judge John E. Munter in Complex Litigation at the San Francisco Superior Court.
Ms. Persinger served as an elected board member of the Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF) from 2017 to 2019, and as Co-Chair of BALIF from 2018 to 2019. During her term on the BALIF Board of Directors, Ms. Persinger advocated for LGBTQI community members with intersectional identities, and promoted anti-racism and anti-genderism. Ms. Persinger now serves as a Steering Committee member for the Cambridge Forum on Plaintiffs’ Food Fraud Litigation.
Ms. Persinger is admitted to the State Bar of California and the bars of the United States District Courts for the Northern District of California, Central District of California, Eastern District of California, and Southern District of California.