Teresa Beck

Teresa BeckMs. Beck is a Partner at the law firm of Lincoln Gustafson & Cercos, a general civil law firm serving clients in CA, AZ, and NV. Ms. Beck¹s practice focuses on litigation in the areas of employment, construction, and personal injury. Ms. Beck graduated from law school at the University of San Diego School of Law (1990, magna cum laude), and did her undergraduate work at San Diego State University, Political Science (1986).

Ms. Beck is AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell (top ethics and top legal skills) She was recently named one of the ³Best of the Bar² by the San Diego Business Journal, and a Top Rated Lawyer of 2013, 2014, and 2015 by AmLaw and Martindale Hubbell in the areas of Litigation and Labor and Employment. She was also recently honored with Lawyers Club of San Diego¹s prestigious Belva Lockwood Award (2014).

Ms. Beck is married to her husband, Stephen, for 25 years, and they have three children: Ryan (20), Madison (18), and Evan (16). She is very involved in her church, Church of the Good Shepherd of Bonita, in Bonita, CA.

Volunteer Activities: Ms. Beck is involved in many organizations, focused primarily on the advancement of women in the workforce, as well as work/life management and diversity causes, including the National Conference of Women¹s Bar Associations (Board Member), the American Bar Association (co-chair of the Work/Life Management Sub-Committee of the Woman Advocate Committee (Section of Litigation); and the Women¹s Rainmaking Committee; Defense Research Institute¹s Women in the Law Committee, and Liaison to the ABA¹s prestigious Commission on the Status of Women in the Profession. Former Board Member of Lawyers Club of San Diego and involved with California Women Lawyers (chairs the Gender Equity Committee). Ms. Beck is also a Board Member of theABA¹s Immigration Justice Project. She is also Co-chair of the events committee of the San Diego Diversity Council, and now proud to be a Member of the Board of the National Women¹s Council. She is a frequent lecturer and writer on a variety of legal topics, and her full bio can be seen on LinkedIn at here.