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McDermott Will & Emery

2049 Century Park East
38th Floor
Los Angeles, CA, 90067-3218


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Guide to the Leading Litigation Firms and AttorneysBenchmark Litigation2011
Guide to the Leading Litigation Firms and AttorneysBenchmark Litigation2010
Lawdragon 500, Finalist forLawdragon2010
Benchmark Guide to America's Leading Attorneys (2nd ed.)America's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys2009
Super Lawyers--Southern California --Rising Stars ed.Super Lawyers2009
Board of DirectorsLegal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles2008
Chair, MWE Pro Bono CommitteeMcDermott Will & Emery2007
District Court Certificate of ServiceJudge A. Andrew Hauk, U.S. Dist. Court1997
James Patterson McBaine, Honors AwardBoalt Hall School of Law1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMcDermott Will & Emery LLP2006 - Present
AssociateQuinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges, LLP2004 - 2006
Deputy District AttorneyDistrict Attorney's Office2002 - 2004
AssociateKirkland & Ellis1997 - 1999
Federal Judicial Law ClerkUnited States District Court, Los Angeles1996 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Western Justice CenterMember of the Board of Directors2011 - Present
Legal Aid Foundation of Los AngelesMember of the Board of Directors2008 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Mexican American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Moore v. TeleTech, Inc.Defense Verdict
Williams, et al. v. Starcrest Products of California, IncPlaintiffs dismissed case in third week of trial.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Corporate Counsel MagazineDon't Go Away Mad2009
Berkeley Journal of International LawBJIL, Senior Articles Editor1996
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of California - Los AngelesN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Federal Bar AssociationTaking the Step to Federal Court: Civil Litigation Program2009
Los Angeles Federal Bar AssociationTaking the Step to Federal Court: Civil Litigation Program2008
From Discipline To Discharge: What Every Company Needs To Know In Order To Avoid A Wrongful Termination ClaimEmployment Litigation2006