Connie M. Anderson is the Chair of the Financial Products and Services Litigation group. An associate in Klinedinst's Los Angeles office, she has tried cases in both federal and state courts. Her practice focuses on financial products and services litigation, including defending third party administrators and consultants in employee benefits related cases. She also defends financial advisors and registered representatives in FINRA arbitrations and civil lawsuits, and responds to Wells Notices concerning SEC civil enforcement actions.
Prior to joining Klinedinst, Ms. Anderson was an associate at an AMLAW Top 20 Firm, where she defended high exposure consumer class actions and handled numerous other business and real estate litigation matters.
Having earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees in business, Ms. Anderson has a strong understanding of financial products and complex business matters. With this background, she has been able to obtain excellent results in both traditional and emerging areas of law.
Languages Spoken: German
Licensed since 2000
I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Anderson is one of the smartest, most-creative, and most effective litigation attorneys I have ever worked with. She is sterling attorney who always provides aggressive, thorough, and effective representation to her clients.
Michael Vachon Consumer Protection Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal Services||State Bar of California||2005|
|Associate||Klinedinst PC||2007 - Present|
|Associate||Lerman, Pointer & Clarkson, LLP||2004 - 2007|
|Associate||Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi||2004 - 2006|
|Associate||Ropers Majeski Kohn & Bentley||2002 - 2004|
|Associate||Lobb & Cliff, LLP||2000 - 2002|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Professional Liability Underwriting Society||Member||2009 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||2000 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||2000 - Present|
|Bulletin||Can a Breach of the Duties Owed by Named Plan Fiduciaries Act as a Defense?||2009|
|Pepperdine University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|Pepperdine University Grazidio School of Business and Management||N/A||MBA||1999|
|Valparaiso University||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1996|