Diane Cafferata is a partner in the firm's Los Angeles office. Ms. Cafferata’s practice involves a wide variety of complex commercial litigations in federal and state courts, where she represents both plaintiffs and defendants.
Ms. Cafferata’s background as a JD/MBA helps her develop creative strategies for advancing her client's interests at every stage, before, during or after litigation. She focuses on the merits of a dispute from its inception, and uses that focus to conserve her client's resources while getting them superior results ̶ for example, helping them avoid trial or motion practice entirely. Her practice is wide-ranging, including substantial experience in patent and other intellectual property matters, class actions, derivatives and other financial matters, real estate disputes, and contract and business tort cases. Ms. Cafferata has been repeatedly recognized as one of Southern California's Super Lawyers by Los Angeles Magazine.
Ms. Cafferata also takes great pride in developing young lawyers and building teams that impress clients, judges and opposing counsel alike.