Zina Wyman, Litigation Paralegal

Zina Wyman

Litigation Paralegal

Zina Wyman is a Litigation Paralegal in the San Diego Office of Sanford Heisler Sharp, a national law firm with offices in the District of Columbia, New York, California, Tennessee, and Maryland. Zina received her B.A. and paralegal certificate from the University of San Diego.

Zina has over 20 years of experience as a paralegal in California. Her interest in the law has always primarily been in human and civil rights, and in constitutional law.

Prior to joining Sanford Heisler Sharp, Zina spent 13 years working at Appellate Defenders’ Inc., a non-profit agency that administers appointed counsel for indigent clients in criminal, juvenile delinquency, and civil appeal cases. She spent nearly two years at Disability Rights of California, working on cases involving educational rights for disabled students and mental health access for California inmates. In addition, Zina has experience working on class action matters for plaintiffs with employment law claims.

When not working, Zina has a creative outlet that includes painting, needlepoint, cooking, and vast amounts of reading.


  • B.A., University of San Diego, with honors
  • Paralegal certificate, University of San Diego