Rising Stars recognizes the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state – no more than 2.5 percent of the attorneys in the state are selected.
Sneed, a third-time recipient of the accolade, focuses his law practice on complex commercial litigation. His business litigation experience includes representing clients in business torts, labor and employment disputes, real estate litigation, class-action defense, and alternative dispute resolution matters. In addition to his considerable litigation and trial experience, Sneed regularly advises individuals, businesses, officers, directors, agents, independent contractors, and employees in employment matters, contract-based controversies, and pre-litigation dispute resolution. He was named Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers®, Commercial Litigation, 2021. In 2019, Sneed was named a 40 Under 40 Awardee from SD Metro Magazine and a 40 Next Top Business Leader under 40 Finalist by San Diego Business Journal. Sneed received his law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 2008, where he was a member of the National Moot Court Team and Senior Editor for Wake Forest’s Intellectual Property Journal. He received his B.A., magna cum laude from California State University of Sacramento in 2004.
Overs is earning Rising Star honors for the fourth consecutive year. His practice is dedicated to helping clients with complex business and trust litigation. He represents clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 companies to single-member limited liability companies. He has extensive experience defending class action lawsuits involving consumer related claims, including California’s Unfair Competition Law, Consumers Legal Remedies Act, and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. He was named Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers®, Commercial Litigation, 2021. He was named as a 40 Under 40 Awardee by SD Metro Magazine, 2020 and is a recipient of the State Bar of California’s Wiley M. Manual Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services and the Outstanding Service Award from the Legal Aid Society of San Diego. He serves as a Board Member of the San Diego County Bar Foundation. Overs received his law degree from the University of Arizona, cum laude, in 2012 and his B.S. from Wake Forest University in 2009.