Ms. Herrera has particular experience litigating cutting-edge copyright, antitrust, and civil rights issues for major movie studios and industry-leading technology companies. Her experience spans every phase of litigation, including significant summary judgment and trial victories. Ms. Herrera also has deep counseling and investigations experience in the tech industry. She was seconded as in-house counsel at a major technology company and has represented tech clients in litigation and investigations involving the Federal Trade Commission, the Department of Justice, and state attorneys general.
Ms. Herrera maintains an active pro bono practice, with an emphasis on immigration and civil rights, and also serves on the firm’s Combatting Systemic Racism Task Force and San Francisco Food From the Bar Committee. She is passionate about the arts and serves on the board of directors of California Lawyers for the Arts.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Herrera clerked for Judge Michelle T. Friedland of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Carol Bagley Amon of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Before her clerkships, Ms. Herrera was a litigation associate with a major international law firm where her practice focused primarily on antitrust matters.