John is a skilled litigator with experience in a broad range of complex commercial matters, with an emphasis on antitrust and unfair competition litigation. He has extensive experience representing national and multinational clients in a variety of industries, including construction and homebuilding, retail, travel and leisure, e-commerce, and telecommunications. John has successfully served clients in some of the most complex antitrust actions of recent years in the U.S., U.K., and EU.
John graduated cum laude from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2012 and was named to the Order of the Coif. While at Pepperdine, John was the Business & Production Editor of the Pepperdine Law Review and published The Disappearing Schoolhouse Gate: Applying Tinker in the Internet Age, 39 Pepp. L. Rev. 939 (2012).
John has been selected as a Southern California Super Lawyer Rising Star each year from 2014–2021.
Jill received her Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in Paralegal from the University of La Verne. Jill has been with with our team since 1997 and has many years of experience in complex litigation matters. Jill has extensive experience involving preliminary and final approval of class action settlements, including claim administration and distribution processes. Jill has extensive experience handling settlement classes consisting of multi-millions of members. Jill also has extensive experience in investigating claims and wrongdoing.
Brian is an experienced and respected class action and complex business trial lawyer. Brian has lectured on class actions before various organizations, including the California State Bar, and on Mass Actions in London. He was designated as a Southern California Super Lawyer from 2010 through 2021, and has successfully concluded settlements in excess of $250 million in just the last two years.
In the past 35 years of participating in complex cases, Brian has been involved in numerous notable cases, including the MGM Grand Hotel fire litigation, the Crandall gem case, the San Juan Dupont Plaza Hotel fire litigation in Puerto Rico, litigation arising out of the Iran-Contra scandal, antitrust cases involving Facebook and Google, and numerous other national class actions. Since 2000, Brian has acted as lead counsel in several class action cases obtaining settlements in excess of $500 million.
Brian is a former President of the Malibu Boys and Girls Club. A noted adventurer, the King of Nepal awarded Brian an anniversary medal for his 2009 summit of Mount Everest. Brian is one of the select few to have summited the highest peaks of all seven continents.
Brianna is a skilled litigator whose practice includes mass torts, class actions, and complex business litigation. She has been pivotal in securing 8-figure settlements for multiple victims of corporate wrongdoing and is passionate about advocating for those who have been harmed. After starting college at 16, she went on to graduate from Columbia University and attended Duke Law School where she was an executive editor of the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and a dedicated member of the Wrongful Convictions Clinic. Prior to joining the firm, Brianna practiced with the international law firm O'Melveny & Myers in New York and Los Angeles. She is currently the Articles Coordinator for Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine and serves on two boards of directors.