Jayme Long (JD '99) Joins DLA Piper in Los Angeles
Pepperdine Caruso Law alumna Jayme Long (JD '99) has joined DLA Piper's Litigation and Regulatory practice as a partner based in Los Angeles. Long is a first-chair trial lawyer who defends companies faced with complex litigation matters in a broad array of areas, including product liability, premises liability, mass torts and commercial litigation. She represents companies in the energy, chemical, manufacturing, safety and maritime industries in state and federal courts across the country.
From the DLA Piper press release:
"Jayme is a deeply experienced trial attorney with an incredible range, demonstrated by a strong understanding of scientific and complex legal issues and an excellent track record in the courtroom. She and her team will add significant value and depth to our capabilities, allowing us to better serve the needs of companies operating in a wide range of sectors," said James Brogan, US chair and global co-chair of DLA Piper's Litigation and Regulatory practice.
"I have followed the growth of Jayme's practice for years and am very excited that she is joining DLA Piper. She and her team complement and expand our product liability and commercial disputes offerings on the West Coast, and her addition demonstrates our continued dedication to growing our presence in Southern California," said Angela Agrusa, managing partner of the firm's Los Angeles offices.
Long joins from Dentons US LLP. She received her J.D. from Pepperdine School of Law and her B.S. from San Diego State University.