Melissa McLaughlin is an experienced litigator who represents individuals and companies from a broad range of industries, including media and entertainment, consumer products, and real estate. Melissa frequently handles complex business litigation and defends against claims of unfair competition, false advertising, and violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Melissa's experience also includes class action defense and disputes involving intellectual property, employment, California's Anti-Spam Act, California's Proposition 65, and products liability.
Melissa has experience in all aspects of dispute resolution and litigation. She regularly appears in state and federal courts and has argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the California Courts of Appeal. Melissa works to achieve clients' objectives efficiently and effectively. Recognizing that the goals of each client and the circumstances of each matter are unique, she takes a practical approach to reach the best resolution for the client, whether in or out of court.