Associate / LOS ANGELES,
Associate / LOS ANGELES
Brigitte J. Khoury graduated from Whittier Law School in 2015 where she received a Juris Doctorate and a certificate in Trial and Appellate Practice, after receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, with a minor in sociology, from the University of Southern California in 2008.
During law school Ms. Khoury served on the Moot Court Honors Board in her second and third years, competed in the USD National Criminal Procedure Tournament where she received an award for best respondent brief against top law schools, and spent two semesters interning at the Orange County District Attorney's Office, arguing 1538 motions and preliminary hearings. She also clerked for the Honorable Judge Theodor C. Albert in the United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, handling Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases.
Ms. Khoury has extensive litigation experience. She started her career working at a civil litigation firm in Downtown Los Angeles where she served as the handling attorney on several high-profile municipal defense cases involving wrongful death shootings, excessive force, unlawful arrest, employment disputes, and medical malpractice. Ms. Khoury has experience taking and defending depositions, arguing motions, and making court appearances in both state and federal courts.
Prior to joining Gerard Fox Law, Ms. Khoury worked at a boutique law firm in Los Angeles practicing business, intellectual property, entertainment, and employment litigation law. There, she litigated trademark and copyright infringement cases for an international television company.