Udhaya Elangovan

phone: 510-433-2600
fax: 510-452-3006
fax: 510-433-2699
email: elangovan@rankinlaw.com


Bar Admissions:
California, 2019

Tamilnadu Dr. Ambedkar Law Univerisity,
Chennai, India:
Bachelor of Law

I am a bay area resident who hails from a universe of theories and rich culture. I am a licensed attorney to practice law both in India and California, USA. Before coming to USA, I was practicing as a litigation Attorney for a decade at Law offices of Justice G.R. Swaminathan at the High Court of Judicature Madras, Madurai Bench, Tamilnadu, India. Have handled wide range of litigation matters relating to Real Property, Employment, Accident Claims, Family Law. After having my foot in the United States, I have had a deep interest into immigration law and served the immigrant communities to have their dream “life in America” to come true. I have also served in a mid-size litigation firm and gained experience dealing personal injury, elder abuse, unlawful detainer claims. Prior to starting my position at Rankin law, I was working for Google on their legal investigations team to advise the international team with regard to data disclosure without infringing user privacy and data security with a focus on freedom of expression.

I have a great love for nature and pets. When I am not working, you can find me doing yoga, biking, hiking, running, swimming, and enjoying my time with my son and daughter.


1. I was appointed as an Advocate Commissioner by the Hight court of Judicature Madras, Madurai Bench in a huge matter relating to labor, helped the court to ascertain the facts and arrive at a decision thereby protected the interests of hundreds of employees.
2. Served as a secretary of the Women Lawyers Association back in India and got involved in many legal aid camps and benefitted the community at large.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

The State Bar of California