Attorneys

Raja A. Hafed

Associate

EMAIL:rhafed@mathenysears.com
TEL: (916) 978-3434 Ext. 120
FAX: (916) 978-3430
PRACTICE AREAS

EDUCATION

California State University East Bay (B.A. 2012)

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D. 2016)

BAR ADMISSIONS

State Bar of California

United States District Court, Eastern District of California

BACKGROUND

Raja Hafed is a litigation associate with Matheny Sears Linkert & Jaime, LLP. Ms. Hafed earned her Juris Doctorate from McGeorge School of Law in May 2016 and passed the July 2016 California Bar. At McGeorge, Ms. Hafed was a member of the Moot Court Honors Board where she coached students in two competitions. During law school, Ms. Hafed worked at the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office as a certified law student. While at the DA’s office, Ms. Hafed successfully wrote and argued various motions before the court. Additionally, Ms. Hafed gained invaluable trial skills when she second chaired a vehicular homicide trial. Also, Ms. Hafed interned at the Office of the Federal Defender for the Eastern District of California as a research and writing law clerk.

Ms. Hafed earned her B.A in Political Science with an Option in Pre-Law at California State University East Bay in 2012. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Hafed worked alongside her father and siblings in the family restaurant business.

Ms. Hafed, a Bay Area native, moved to the central valley in 2009 after graduating high school. When she is not working, Ms. Hafed enjoys spending time with friends, family, watching movies, and attending baseball and hockey games.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

American Bar Association
Sacramento County Bar Association
San Joaquin County Bar Association
San Joaquin County Bar Association, Women Lawyers Section
San Joaquin County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
San Joaquin County Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section