Jeremy K. Beecher is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. His practice focuses on complex civil litigation.
Mr. Beecher currently represents Occidental Chemical Corporation in litigation arising out of the Bayou Corne sinkhole in Assumption Parish, Louisiana.
Mr. Beecher also maintains an active pro bono practice. He currently represents several unaccompanied children in asylum proceedings before U.S. immigration court and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Beecher clerked for the Hon. Josephine L. Staton of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
Mr. Beecher earned his J.D. from the UCLA School of Law, where he was elected Order of the Coif, named a Michael T. Masin Scholar, and served as associate editor of the UCLA Law Review. He received his B.A. in journalism with a minor in Russian from the University of Southern California, where he served as editor in chief of the Daily Trojan.
Before entering law school, Mr. Beecher worked for several years as a television news reporter at a Pennsylvania ABC affiliate.
In addition to his client work, Mr. Beecher is an active member of the firm’s MTO Fellows Committee, a unique program which assists students of diverse backgrounds who have recently graduated from college and plan to attend law school.