Jessica Barclay-Strobel is a litigation associate in Los Angeles. Her practice encompasses complex civil and appellate litigation with a focus on defending officers and directors against shareholder suits in state and federal court. She has represented clients in a wide range of industries, including financial, entertainment, oil refining and distribution, and public utilities.
Ms. Barclay-Strobel’s significant litigation matters include representing EIG Global Energy Partners in an arbitration relating to the acquisition of Trust Company of the West by the Carlyle Group. She also has represented a bank in multi-jurisdictional litigation arising from the collapse of a mortgage-backed commercial paper facility. She maintains an active pro bono practice that includes filing an amicus brief before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Barclay-Strobel clerked for the Hon. David O. Carter of the Central District of California. In law school, Ms. Barclay-Strobel participated in a clinic that represented clients in significant matters before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.