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Ms. Omer, Associate Attorney, represents self-insured employers, insurance carriers and public entities in all aspects of workers’ compensation, managing cases from inception to resolution. She appears before WCABs throughout Northern California.
Rayan brings international experience to the firm. Before serving as a Legal Intern for Legalucy in San Jose, and as a Volunteer for the International Refugee Assistance Project in Berkeley, she was an attorney in the Sudan. As a member of Legalucy’s Pandemic Response Team, she advised small business owners on employment law, family and medical leave, and the CARES and WARN acts. In Berkeley, she advocated for refugees and displaced people, conducted research and provided litigation support to individual clients.
A member of the Sudanese Bar Association, Rayan was an Associate Attorney with the Omer Abdelati Law Firm in Khartoum, where her family is established in the legal community. Rayan practiced general business law, including best corporate governance practices. She drafted employment contracts and terminations, shareholder agreements and documents registering commercial agencies and intellectual property rights. She also worked on real estate sales and leasing matters, and wrote for national business publications. Her clients included the Reuters news agency and ADRA, a global humanitarian and relief organization.
Rayan received her Master of Laws degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), with a Certificate of Specialization in Business Law. She also holds a Master of Laws degree from the University of Khartoum, Sudan, where she received her undergraduate degree, with honors.
Ms. Omer is fluent in Arabic and conversational in Spanish.