Heather C. Parker
Ms. Parker, an attorney in the Firm's California offices, focuses her practice on commercial litigation and financial services litigation. Ms. Parker is proficient in all aspects of civil litigation, including discovery, law and motion, mediation, and trial. She has successfully represented clients in settlement negotiations, mediation and trial. Ms. Parker has extensive experience in the defense of commercial litigation, consumer class actions, financial services litigation, construction litigation and tort defense, including personal injury and premises liability.
While in law school, Ms. Parker served as a judicial extern for The Honorable Stuart R. Pollak of the First District of the California Court of Appeal.
Ms. Parker enjoys working with non-profit adoption agencies, as well as foster care and adoption advocacy organizations. She served on the Board of Directors for Adopt a Special Kid in Oakland, California, and was a member of the Inter-Agency Adoption Coalition in Tennessee, where she is also licensed to practice law.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California J.D. 2003
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, B.S. Psychology 2000
PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
California, 2003; Tennessee, 2005; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California