Vanetta M. Perisho

Senior Paralegal


Vanetta is a Senior Paralegal with 35 years of litigation experience, and has been a professional paralegal since 1986.
Before joining Dorsey, Vanetta was a paralegal at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP for 20 years. Previously, Vanetta was a Deputy Clerk for the Los Angeles County Superior Court and an in-take clerk at The Department of Consumer Affairs in Los Angeles. Vanetta is detail oriented and has vast knowledge regarding litigation concerning state and federal rules and procedures. As a paralegal, she is an integral member of the team, overseeing and providing support for all types of civil litigation and court filings. Vanetta has experience with discovery preparation, document collection and production, pretrial preparation, trial support and post-trial preparation. In addition, Vanetta is responsible for overseeing and maintaining the master calendar of the Southern CA office.

Education & Admissions

Rio Hondo College (ABA Certificate, 1986)

Professional & Civic

Community Involvement

  • National Charity League, Canyon Chapter (2016 – present)


     Pro Bono 50 Hours 2022   Contributed 100+ Pro Bono Hours in 2021

  • Contributed more than 50 Challenge pro bono hours, 2022
  • Contributed more than 100 Challenge pro bono hours, 2021