Office of General Counsel
Komal Chokshi joined the Office of the General Counsel in May 2017 as a member of the litigation group, specifically in the area of professional liability. Komal oversees professional liability litigation and claims across the University of California system. Prior to joining the Office of the General Counsel, she worked for the San Francisco office of a national law firm, managing medical malpractice suits, handling healthcare regulatory investigations, and counseling healthcare entities. Komal has significant experience with HIPAA, healthcare privacy issues and responding to healthcare data breaches. Komal was also a member of the American Arbitration Association’s National Healthcare Panel, as well as a volunteer arbitrator with the State Bar of California and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). She is a double University of California graduate with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley and a Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Davis. Komal is currently a member of the California Minority Counsel Program Ambassadors Counsel and participated in the creation of the San Francisco Bar Association’s 2015 Goals and Timetables for Minority Hiring, Retention and Advancement.