Corbett H. Williams is an experienced lawyer who represents California employees in a wide range of matters, including wrongful termination, sexual harassment, retaliation, whistleblower, class action, and wage & hour cases. He also has substantial experience representing business clients in consumer class action, trade secret, real estate, intellectual property and contract matters and has obtained multiple published opinions by the California Court District of Appeal and the Ninth Circuit.
Mr. Williams was trained by the best in the business and began his legal career at the Irvine, California office of the prestigious international law firm, Jones Day, where he practiced for more than half a decade. He then transitioned to a boutique litigation firm in Newport Beach, California specializing in high stakes complex plaintiff- and defense-side business, real estate and insurance litigation.
Mr. Williams received his law degree from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he graduated cum laude in the top 3% percent of his class and was ranked number 11 out of 421 students. Corbett is also the recipient of academic honors including Order of the Coif and was awarded an academic scholarship.
While in law school, Mr. Williams served on the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, and as Editor, published “Evisceration of the First Amendment: The Prison Litigation Reform Act and Interpretation of 42 U.S.C. § 1997e(e),” which was recognized as “Best Student Law Review Article” of the year and has been cited in a Federal District Court decision as well as by other major law reviews.
Mr. Williams also served as judicial extern to Hon. David O. Carter of the United States District Court for the Central District of California and Hon. Helen I. Bendix of the Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Mr. Williams is also a graduate of UCLA, where he received a B.A. in English Literature and graduated magna cum laude.
Mr. Williams is admitted to practice in the State of California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of California. Mr. Williams is also an active member of the Orange County Bar Association, the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and the Peter M. Elliott Inn of Court.
Acquire II, LTD. v. Colton Real Estate Group, 213 Cal.App.4th 950 (2013)
Sateriale v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., 697 F.3d 777 (9th Cir. 2012)
Experian Information Solutions, Inc. v. Lifelock, Inc., 633 F.Supp.2d 1104 (2009)
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