SAN RAFAEL, CA - 12/20/2018 (PRDistribution.com)
Ayanna L. Jenkins-Toney, Esq., Principal & Owner of the Law Offices of Ayanna L. Jenkins-Toney in California, was just recently selected as Top Attorney of the Year for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the legal profession.
While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. www.iaotp.com/award-gala
With close to 2 decades as a practicing attorney and professional experience in the Legal industry, Ms. Jenkins-Toney has certainly proven herself as an accomplished professional and expert in the legal field. As a dynamic, results-driven leader, she has demonstrated success not only as an Attorney heading her own law firm, but Ayanna has also traveled all over the world and was a professional successful model.Her areas of expertise include Family Law, Civil Rights, Civil Litigation and Personal Injury.This full-service litigation firm provides exemplary representation with personalized attention to the necessary details to fully comprehend and win their clients cases. Ayanna’s law offices are located in San Francisco and San Rafael, California and she is barred in the District of Columbia.
Ms. Jenkins-Toney earned her Juris Doctorate from Golden Gate University and her Bachelor of Science degree from Howard University.Ayanna is licensed to practice law before the Supreme Court of the State of California, The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and The Supreme Court of the United States of America.
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Ms. Jenkins-Toney for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. She is talented, bright, and is a highly regarded lawyer and we felt she would make an amazing asset to our organization. We are looking forward to meeting her at the gala and know we will be seeing more amazing things from this woman.”
Throughout her illustrious career, Ayanna has received many awards, accolades and has been featured in numerous publications for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the legal industry. For 2019, she is being considered for the Empowered Woman Award by the International Association of Top Professionals and to be featured in T.I.P Magazine (Top Industry Professional Magazine.) For 2018, she was selected as Top Attorney of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals and honored by The California Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) as the ‘Solo Practitioner of The Year”. She is rated in the top 10% in the USA in Civil Litigation from Lawyers of Distinction and since 2016, Ayanna has continuously been awarded the prestigious ’10 Best Attorneys in California’ by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum has named her as one of the Top Trial Lawyers in America and The National Bar Association (NBA) awarded Ayanna with an ‘Outstanding Service Award’ for her continued participation and generous contributions to the community.For 2017 Ayanna was awarded as an Industry Leader by Marquis Who’s Who and Best Attorneys in America.Ms. Jenkins-Toney is an ABA Fellow and Super Lawyer Rising Star for 2012 and 2013.
Aside from her successful career, Ms. Jenkins-Toney also serves or has served- on numerous boards for various organizations and is active in her community. In 2011, Ayanna founded the North Bay Minority Bar Coalition, and she is the Founder & President of the National Justice Network, a 501(c)(3) since 2013. Ayanna was recently honored as a ‘Resilient Woman in our Community’ by The Peninsula Bay Chapter, of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.She has held two terms as past President of the Marin Trial Lawyers and she is Past President of the Marin County Women Lawyers.Committed to protecting the rights of justice including women’s civil rights in the workplace Ayanna, holds a Lifetime membership with the following: Charles Houston Bar Association, California Association of Black Lawyers, Power Attorneys of California and the Northern California Association of Black Women Lawyers where she previously served as a board member.
Looking back, Ms. Jenkins-Toney attributes her success to her training, her perseverance, mentors she has had along the way, and her passion for the law. When she is not working she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. For the future, she will continue to grow as a professional and continue to fight to protect her clients’ rights any way she can.
For more information on Ayanna please visit: www.ayannajenkinstoney.com
The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries. These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join. You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.
IAOTP's experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires. IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place.
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