Danay Gonzalez Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Being a Lawyer

danay gonzalez answers commonly asked questions about being a lawyer

Danay Gonzalez, attorney at Rodriguez & Associates, answers a few commonly asked questions people have for her about being a personal injury lawyer.

What made you become a lawyer?

I wanted to be a voice for my community and make a difference.

How did you become a lawyer?

After high school, I attended UCLA, where I earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. I went on to attend and graduate from Chapman University, Dale E. Fowler School of Law. I was fortunate enough to pass the July 2017 Bar Exam on my first try.

Is being a lawyer hard?

Absolutely the hardest thing I’ve ever done, but so rewarding!

Watch California personal injury lawyer, Danay Gonzalez answer these questions in her TikTok video:

Danay grew up in Kern County, CA, and knew she wanted to help others by becoming a personal injury lawyer after seeing how Daniel Rodriguez, founder and senior partner at Rodriguez & Associates and successful member of the Hispanic community, advocated for her friends and neighbors.

Danay, along with Daniel Rodriguez and partner Chantal Trujillo, obtained the highest personal injury verdict in Kern County history of $70,578,289 for a truck vs SUV case.

Danay is passionate about fighting for people’s rights and helping them find their own voice.


Rodriguez & Associates is conveniently located in downtown Bakersfield, CA. We are available for weekend and evening appointments, charge no fee for consultations, and speak both English and Spanish. To contact us, please call (661) 777-7575 or 800-585-9262 Toll-Free.