Valerie Roddy’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation including patent litigation in federal courts and before the International Trade Commission. She also has extensive experience in securities class action and shareholder derivative litigation, antitrust litigation, and consumer class action litigation. Valerie frequently represents plaintiffs: In addition to helping patentees assert their patents and representing antitrust plaintiffs, she also represents relators in non-intervened False Claims Act cases alleging Medicare Part C fraud. In addition to her work at the trial court level, Valerie has an active appellate practice and has authored significant appellate briefs filed in the United States Supreme Court, the Federal Circuit and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals, the California Supreme Court, and three California Courts of Appeal. Valerie was named a Southern California “Rising Star” in 2013 and 2014 and a Southern California “Super Lawyer” in 2017 and 2018 by Super Lawyers Magazine.