Ms. Coleman was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She received her undergraduate degree in philosophy from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2007. She went on to earn her Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 2010. While at Loyola, she was the Senior Production Editor and Note & Comment Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review. During that time, she also authored a Comment which was published in the Law Review, titled You Only Live Twice: How the First Amendment Impacts Child Pornography in Second Life, 29 LOY L.A. ENT. L. REV. 193 (2009). She is admitted to the State Bar of California and is licensed to practice before all state courts of the State of California, the United States District Court for the Central District of California and the United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Coleman is an experienced civil litigator whose practice ranges from general liability to commercial litigation to construction law. She has won defense verdicts and successfully resolved cases involving personal injury and wrongful death claims, products liability, contractual disputes, business torts and premises liability. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Coleman also practiced securities and insurance defense, where she specialized in securities and insurance, real estate, business and corporate law. She has successfully represented financial advisors, brokerage firms and various Fortune 500 companies in active litigation, as well as regulatory and corporate compliance. She has extensive experience in state and federal court, arbitration and mediation.
Business and Commercial Law
Catastrophic Loss and Products Liability
Construction Law/Real Estate Law
Automotive and Equipment Dealerships
University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 2007
Loyola Law School, J.D., 2010
State Bar of California
United States District Court, Central District of California
United States Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit
American Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel