Joanne Tran joined Bertrand, Fox, Elliot, Osman & Wenzel  in 2014 as an associate. Her practice emphasizes public entity defense and civil rights issues.

Ms. Tran earned her B.A. in International Studies and minor in Political Science from the University of California, Irvine in 2010 and obtained her J.D. in 2013 from the Seattle University School of Law. During law school, Ms. Tran served on the board for the Asian Pacific Islander Law Students Association. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Tran completed a post-bar fellowship with the San Francisco County District Attorney’s Office and clerked for the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office as a certified law student.

She is currently an active member of the Earl Warren Inn of Court, Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association, Asian American Prosecutors Association, and Alameda County Bar Association.

Ms. Tran has been an active member of the State Bar of California since 2013.