Larks, Laura A.
Laura A. Larks
Laura A. Larks
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Biography

 

Laura Larks joined the litigation section of Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert in 2021. She is a native of New Orleans. Ms. Larks earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Princeton University and her Juris doctorate from the New York University School of Law. She is licensed in New York and California.

 


Ms. Larks handles a wide variety of complex commercial litigation disputes, including commercial, construction, real estate, energy, administrative, admiralty/maritime and intellectual property law. She has represented corporations, utilities, government agencies, non-profits and start-ups in state and federal courts in New York and California. She is also experienced in various forms of alternative dispute resolution, including AAA arbitration and mediation.


Ms. Larks is actively involved in numerous community and legal organizations, including the National Bar Association, American Corporate Counsel, Corporate Counsel Women of Color, and the California Minority Counsel Program.

Past Positions

  • Southern California Edison Company (Rosemead, CA)
  • Sheppard, Mullin Richter & Hampton (Los Angeles, CA)

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Construction Litigation

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 1985
  • Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
    • B.A. - 1981
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986
  • California, 1992