Lynn V. Rivera has practiced law for over 25 years with a multi-jurisdictional practice in California and Nevada. Ms. Rivera is a member of the Product & General Liability, Employment Law, Real Estate, Medical Malpractice, Retail & Hospitality, and Professional Liability practice groups.
Ms. Rivera routinely represents businesses of all sizes, including multi-national retail corporations, in complex tort, personal injury and large loss cases involving claims of products liability, premises liability and negligence. She also represents businesses and public entities in litigation involving employment, third party liability, bodily injury, professional liability, catastrophic and personal injury, and Errors and Omissions. Additionally, Ms. Rivera has vast expertise in medical malpractice and healthcare defense matters.
Ms. Rivera previously worked for thirteen years in public service. She practiced law as a Deputy District Attorney in Nevada and, as lead counsel, prosecuted numerous bench and jury trials involving both misdemeanor and felony crimes. She also worked as a Supervising Staff Attorney at the Nevada Supreme Court. She has experience defending appeals before the Nevada Supreme Court, the Federal District Courts, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Ms. Rivera received her J.D. Summa Cum Laude from California Western School of Law. She received her undergraduate degree from UCSD.
She is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in California and Nevada.