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Carla is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer who helps her clients practically and efficiently tackle legal issues. She is experienced in a wide variety of intellectual property disputes, including claims based in false advertising, trademark, copyright and trade secret, and has extensive experience working with clients in the healthcare industry to protect their valuable intellectual property. Serving as lead counsel in jury trials and arbitrations, she obtained significant verdicts and awards for her clients spanning across industries. In addition to intellectual property disputes, she routinely handles complex business litigation and disputes such as pursuing healthcare fraud claims on behalf of managed care clients and defending clients in lawsuits involving securities, business crimes, acquisition and earnout disputes. Carla’s practice also includes representation of public figures, including in the entertainment and sports fields, in both courtroom and out-of-court disputes.


  • Loyola Law School, 2013, J.D.
  • Northwestern University, 2010, B.A.

  • California

  • State Supreme Court - California
  • U.S. District Court - Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of California

  • Español