UCLA School of Law, J.D., 2012 Senior Editor, UCLA Law Review Order of the Coif Michael T. Masin Scholar Dean's Merit Scholarship Brown University, B.A., 2006 Magna Cum Laude Phi Beta Kappa
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (2012-2013) Law Clerk, Hon. Kim McLane Wardlaw
Munger Tolles & Olson (2013-2016)
Cohen Williams Williams LLP (2016-present)
UCLA Law Women LEAD, founding board member (2015-present)
Anya Goldstein is a civil and criminal litigator who learns her clients' objectives and works creatively to accomplish them. She has tried cases to verdict, argued before the California Court of Appeal, briefed and argued successful motions, taken and defended depositions, and conducted witness interviews and fact investigations. Before joining the firm, Anya worked as a litigator at Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP, where she represented international entertainment, investment, and professional-services firms in high-stakes disputes and investigations. Anya was recognized as a Rising Star on the Thomson-Reuters list of “Super Lawyers” in 2017.
Along with her work at the firm, Anya serves on the founding board of UCLA Law Women LEAD, a women's initiative that partners with UCLA alumnae and students to create intergenerational professional networks for support and inspiration.
Anya graduated third in her class at UCLA School of Law, where she was a senior editor of the UCLA Law Review and a Michael T. Masin Scholar. Anya served as a Fulbright teaching assistant in Germany and as a law clerk to the Honorable Kim McLane Wardlaw of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.