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Janet defends clients in complex (often multi-plaintiff) tort and commercial disputes litigation in state and federal courts. Janet often works on multi-district litigation, class actions, and coordinated actions, serving either as national and lead counsel or as regional or local counsel as part of a broader legal team. Her clients include pharmaceutical and medical device companies (from start-ups to large global companies), managed care companies, and higher education institutions.


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, 1989, 法学博士, Moot Court Honors Board
  • 加州大学伯克利分校, 1985, 学士, Political Science

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  • Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (Board Member, 2013-2015)
  • Sedona Conference Working Groups on Electronic Document Retention and Production and International Electronic Information Management and Disclosure, 2007-present
  • American Bar Association (Tort and Insurance Practice Committee 2001-2003)
  • Defense Research Institute, Member (1996 to present); Speaker at Annual Meeting (2002)
  • California Continuing Education of the Bar, Speaker at numerous seminars (1999-2001 and 2004)
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (Board Member 2002-2003)


  • 2020 Leaders in Law Honoree: Litigation Attorney of the Year”, Los Angeles Business Journal (2020)
  • Innovative Leadership Award, Women, Influence & Power In Law Awards (2020) 
  • Named Top Women Attorneys in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Business Journal (2020) 
  • Named, One of the Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Business Journal (2018) 
  • Listed Super Lawyers in Civil Litigation Defense