• BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT:
Victoria Boynton, associate general counsel for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, was selected through peer nominating as one of San Diego’s leading in-house corporate counsels in The Daily Transcript’s annual “Power of Attorneys” program.
Selected by an independent judging panel, finalists exemplify leadership, dedication and achievement, community involvement and commitment to diversity in the profession, according to The Daily Transcript/San Diego Source, a business newspaper and website. Finalists were highlighted with biographies on Oct. 2 in a “Power of Attorneys” special publication of The Daily Transcript and online at sddt.com
“Vicki has made herself an invaluable member of our team since Day 1, and it is gratifying to see her recognized by her peers for her contributions to the company as well as the legal, business and volunteer communities,” said David Cabot, president and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.
Boynton has extensive experience in commercial and residential brokerage as well as general corporate and litigation. As an Assistant U.S. Attorney, she prosecuted high-level drug cases and represented the government on civil tort claims.
Prior to entering the real estate domain, she handled litigation matters successfully through trial; many resulted in verdicts exceeding $500,000. She served as in-house counsel for The Upper Deck Company, a sport memorabilia firm, as well as a North County developer of golf courses, resorts and commercial shopping centers in San Diego County.
She has been Associate General Counsel with Pickford Real Estate Inc. dba Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, Pickford Escrow Company and The Escrow Firm, since 2007. She received her bachelor of arts degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law.
She has completed several mediation trainings with San Diego Association of Realtors, American Arbitration Association, and California Association of Realtors; and has served as a judge pro-tem for the San Diego Superior Court.
Boynton is a volunteer with Social Advocates for Youth, as well as Canine Companions for Independence.
For information about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, visit bhhscalifornia.com
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