Hope Echiverri Ranoa joined Finkelstein Thompson LLP in December 2018 and practices in the San Francisco office. She was born in Manila, Philippines, the daughter and granddaughter of Filipina lawyers, and raised in the heart of San Francisco. Ms. Ranoa earned her cum laude Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from San Francisco State University in 2006. She then attended U.C. Hastings College of the Law, receiving her juris doctorate with a concentration in public interest law in 2010. After taking a few years off to pursue music, she was then admitted into the California State Bar in 2014. She has a diverse practice with experience in family law, immigration and civil litigation, with a newly acquired interest in Consumer Protection. She has represented clients before the Superior Court of California, the U.S.Bankruptcy Court Northern District of California, the California Labor Commissioner’s Office, and the Executive Office for Immigration Review.