J'me K. Forrest is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Forrest served as a law clerk for Judge Otis D. Wright II of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
Ms. Forrest earned her J.D. from the USC Gould School of Law, where she was selected by the dean for the American Board of Trial Advocates Award for Excellence in Preparation for Trial Practice. She earned the American Jurisprudence Award in Trial Advocacy. Ms. Forrest received her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley. During college, she competed on the school’s nationally-ranked mock trial team and was an All-American Attorney.
Before attending law school, Ms. Forrest served as a fellow at Berkeley Law’s Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy.
In addition to her client work, Ms. Forrest is an active member of the Constitutional Rights Foundation, a national non-profit organization that educates young people about law and government and the importance of civic participation.