Laura Watson's practice encompasses a broad range of complex civil litigation in both state and federal court. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a member of a team advising multinational social media and telecommunications companies in international litigation and regulatory investigations.
Ms. Watson graduated in the Top 10% of her class at USC Gould School of Law. While in law school, she externed with the Honorable Sandra Ikuta on the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She also served as a Senior Submissions Editor for the Southern California Law Review. Her student note received the Southern California Law Review's Scribes Award for the best student submission in 2016.
Additionally, Ms. Watson participated in USC Gould School of Law's Mediation Clinic and received training in alternative dispute resolution. She has provided pro bono mediation services in more than 50 cases for the Los Angeles Superior Court, Los Angeles Fire Department, and the Department of Fair Employment and Housing.
- JD, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 2017, Order of the Coif
- BA, Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, 2012, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
- US District Court, Central District of California