Skylar D. Brooks

Profile

Skylar D. Brooks is a litigator in the San Francisco office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. Her practice focuses on complex commercial and class action litigation.

Key Representations

  • A major financial services institution in various matters, including alleged whistleblower class actions under the Dodd-Frank Act, and a putative collective and class action asserting the misclassification of sales representatives.
  • AmeriGas Propane in a putative consumer class action related to customer pricing.
  • A senior executive in connection with government investigations and multidistrict securities litigation.
  • An individual alleging excessive force under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and battery by a deputy sheriff (pro bono).

Ms. Brooks received her J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she served as editor-in-chief of the Stanford Journal of International Law. She graduated cum laude from Yale University with a B.A. in political science.

Before joining Munger Tolles, Ms. Brooks clerked for Judge Kimberly J. Mueller in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California. During law school, Ms. Brooks externed for Judge Lucy H. Koh in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Skylar D. Brooks is a litigator in the San Francisco office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. Her practice focuses on complex commercial and class action litigation.

Key Representations

  • A major financial services institution in various matters, including alleged whistleblower class actions under the Dodd-Frank Act, and a putative collective and class action asserting the misclassification of sales representatives.
  • AmeriGas Propane in a putative consumer class action related to customer pricing.
  • A senior executive in connection with government investigations and multidistrict securities litigation.
  • An individual alleging excessive force under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and battery by a deputy sheriff (pro bono).

Ms. Brooks received her J.D. from Stanford Law School, where she served as editor-in-chief of the Stanford Journal of International Law. She graduated cum laude from Yale University with a B.A. in political science.

Before joining Munger Tolles, Ms. Brooks clerked for Judge Kimberly J. Mueller in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California. During law school, Ms. Brooks externed for Judge Lucy H. Koh in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.