phone: 510-433-2649
fax: 510-433-2699


Bar Admissions:
California, 2004

University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2002

University of California Berkeley,
Bachelor in Arts, 1998
Majors: Psychology & Spanish

Ms. Mérida is a litigation associate whose practice includes the defense of general liability and premises liability claims. Ms. Mérida joined Rankin, Shuey, Ranucci, Mintz, Lampasona & Reynolds in 2020. Prior to joining the firm, she was an associate at various Bay Area defense firms and was Staff Counsel for an insurance company where she sat first chair during five trials, including one expedited trial and one bench trial. Before earning her J.D. from the University of California, Hasting College of the Law, she was the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Hastings Women’s Law Journal and was active in the La Raza Student Association.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

The State Bar of California
Alameda County Bar Association
San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association