Kristen has successfully defended property developers, general contractors, soils engineers, structural engineers, trade contractors, real estate brokers and agents, retailers, product manufacturers, hedge fund managers, and public entities in litigation involving construction defect, wrongful death, bodily injury, professional liability, suitability, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, premises liability and products liability.
Kristen has taken multiple matters to successful defense verdicts in jury and bench trials as well as in arbitrations.
- University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A., 1990
- University of California at Los Angeles, J.D., 1993
- California, 1993
- U.S. District Court, Central District of California
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit