On December 20, 2021, Sarah Cronin and Belinda Vega were selected to the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Leaders of Influence: Thriving in Their 40’s list. This recognition spotlights the region’s leading professionals who continue to demonstrate success in business and throughout their communities.
Sarah Cronin is a partner in Venable’s Commercial Litigation practice. Her practice includes entertainment, intellectual property, insurance recovery, and complex business litigation. Sarah represents and advises media and entertainment companies on a variety of matters, including copyright, trademark, defamation, invasion of privacy, right of publicity, insurance recovery, breach of contract, employment, cyber-piracy, and Internet domain name retrieval through the World Intellectual Property Organization. She has served as counsel in connection with disputes before the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) Title Registration Bureau, and appeared before a variety of state and federal courts.
Belinda Martinez Vega, co-chair of Venable's West Coast Litigation Group, focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, including matters involving unfair business practices, securities litigation, contract disputes, and fraud. Belinda also represents clients in wrongful death and collision cases. She has significant experience in all aspects of litigation, from discovery to depositions, trial, and appellate work. Belinda offers practical solutions while minimizing litigation risk, and defends employers against false accusations, discrimination, breach of contract, and various other claims while in compliance with both complex California state and federal employment laws. In addition, she has been actively involved in counseling clients on corporate compliance and conducts internal investigations in response to government inquiries and allegations of misconduct.