Sonia J. Taylor

Senior Counsel

  • Office Contact Info
  • Biography

    Sonia J. Taylor is Senior Counsel in the Los Angeles office of GRSM and is a member of the Construction practice group. She has experience in all areas of defense litigation, including developing defense strategy, business development and client relations, particularly in areas of construction, real-estate, employment, and professional liability, as well as subrogation and personal injury in both state and federal court.



    • U.S. District Court, Central District of California

    Community Involvement

    • Burbank Commissioner for the Civic Pride Committee, August 2009 to May 2016
    • Friends of the Library, 2012-Present
  • Practice Areas
  • Publications & Presentations


    • Navigating Complex Employment Law: Best Practices for Hiring and Firing in the Current Litigation-Forward Environment, GRSM Legal Education Conference, Los Angeles, CA (June 2023)
  • Education


    J.D., Seattle University School of Law, 2008

    B.A., cum laude, Political Science, University of Southern California, 2003


    2016 Pasadena Top Attorney

    2010 Attorney of the Year, Lurie & Park

    Immigration Law Clinic, Participant Spring 2007

    Political Science Honor Society, Member Fall 2002, Spring 2003, Fall 2003

    Blackstonians Pre-Law Honor Society, Member Fall 2002, Spring 2003, Fall 2003

  • Languages
    • Spanish