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  1. Litigation: 25%
  2. Wrongful Death: 25%
  3. Class Action: 25%
  4. Defective Products: 25%



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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2014
AV® Peer Review RatedLexisNexis Martindale Hubbell®2013
Rising StarSouthern California Super Lawyers2008
Listed, Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersLexisNexis Martindale Hubbell®N/A
The Bar Register of Preeminent Women LawyersLexisNexis Martindale Hubbell®N/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Constitutional Rights Foundation Orange CountyMemberN/A
In re Vioxx Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 1657, New Orleans, Louisiana relating to Barnett v. Merck & Co. Inc.Trial Team MemberN/A
American Association for Justice - Leader’s Forum; Actos Bladder Cancer Litigation Group; Section on Toxic, Environmental, and Pharmaceutical Torts (STEP)MemberN/A
The American Association of Nurse AttorneysMemberN/A
American Nursing AssociationMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Orange County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMemberN/A
Orange County Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2004 - 2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Loma Linda UniversityNursingN/A1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TAANA 2013 Annual Conference"Marketing And Applying Your Unique Skill Set As A Nurse Attorney In Complex Medically Based Litigation" - See more at:
AAJ Annual Convention"The Science Behind SSRI Birth Injury Litigation"2013
Mass Torts Made PerfectDarvon, Darvocet: Detecting the Signature Injury2011
HB Litigation TeleconferenceFosamax and Atypical Femur Fractures2011
Harris Martin Conferences - Darvon, Darvacet Litigation ConferenceDefensive and Similarities to Other Pharmaceutical Torts; Detecting the Injury2011
Harris Martin Conference, San Diego, CaliforniaPast Claims and Pending Litigation2011
Fosamax Femur Fracture Science Day presented to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for Fosamax Femur MDLFosamax Femur Fractures: Summary Review of Recent Epidemiology and Label2011
California JCCP Science Committee for Yaz, Yasmin, Ocella WebinarPMDD and PMS Issues2011
California JCCP Science Committee for Yaz, Yasmin & Ocella WebinarYaz, Yasmin & Ocella: Pharmaceutical Ghostwriting2011
American Association for Justice Yaz/Yasmin TeleseminarGall Bladder Update2011
American Association for JusticeYaz, Yasmin, Ghost Marketing: Manipulation of the Science2010
American Association for JusticeDepuy Hip Implant Recall: Overview of the Product, the Company, and Delay and Suspension of Sales2009