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Achia Swift


Legal Director

Achia is an attorney who has represented national and international employers for over 20 years in all aspects of employment law including serving as in-house counsel for the past 13 years at alternative energy, fitness, and technology companies. Currently, she is a Legal Director at Uber Technologies in San Francisco where she is the lead U.S. Employment lawyer supporting several business groups. She regularly advises C-Level, Leaders and Managers in all areas of employment law. Achia sits on the Advisory Board of the CBE. She also volunteers for the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights. She is a former Vice President of Black Women Lawyers of Northern California. She attended the University of California, Davis, and University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law where she respectively served as the President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (Mu Kappa Chapter) and the Black Law Students Association.