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Harsh Y. Ronvelia

Harsh Y. Ronvelia

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Mr. Ronvelia has extensive experience representing both public and private entities at both the federal and state levels, in various matters involving corporate defense, business litigation, white collar wrongdoings, complex contracts, and constitutional transgressions. He additionally has considerable familiarity with administrative enforcement as well as disputes that involve international law, the sports and entertainment industry, intellectual property, real estate and property law, employment, and cybersecurity.

Before receiving admission to the California Bar in 2017, Mr. Ronvelia obtained his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the University of California, San Francisco, Hastings College of the Law with a concentration in Government Law, and his Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles. While in law school, Mr. Ronvelia received numerous accolades and honors, including the UCSF/Hastings Scholarship, the Percy E. Towne Scholarship, and the Harvey & Lee Scholarship. Further, he concurrently served a prestigious law journal as an executive as well as the Civil Division of the United States Attorney’s Office, United States District Court for the Northern District of California, and Superior Court of San Francisco in diverse capacities.

A life-long Californian, Mr. Ronvelia is a proud resident of Little Italy, San Diego. When not helping clients with their legal needs, he enjoys taking adventurous walks through the neighborhood with his fiancée and their beloved dalmatian-golden-shepherd rescue, playing various sports, exploring global cuisines, and traveling around the world.


  • Successfully defended and obtained dismissals of various private companies and public entities in state and federal proceedings as well as arbitrations.
  • Negotiated and resolved numerous pre‐litigation and active disputes on behalf of client companies and entities operating in California.
  • Legal Clerk for the Civil Division of the United States Attorney’s Office.
  • Judicial Clerk for the Northern District of California’s Honorable Maria‐Elena James (Ret.).
  • Mediator for the San Francisco Superior Court’s Honorable Donald S. Mitchell (Ret.)
  • Executive Development Editor for the UCSF/Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly (Volume 44).
  • UCSF/ Hastings Law, Juris Doctor, 2017
    • Government Law Concentration
  • UCLA, Bachelor of Arts, 2013, cum laude
    • Political Science Major
    • Civic Engagement Minor
  • Admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
  • Admitted to practice before all federal courts of the Southern, Central, Northern, and Eastern Districts of California.
  • Admitted to practice before all state courts of the state of California.
  • Member, California Bar Association.
  • Member, Asian American Bar Association.
  • Member, San Francisco Bar Association.