Lesley Swanson Holmes joined the Los Angeles office in 2011. As an experienced litigator, she focuses her practice on complex commercial disputes, medical product liability, antitrust, banking and finance, consumer class actions, and white-collar defense.
While in law school, Lesley was a Judicial Extern for The Honorable Stephen V. Wilson, U.S. District Court Central District of California.
Lesley was a member of the Los Angeles office's Hiring Committee from 2015-2020.
Voir dire is routinely the most anxiety-inducing and least well-done aspect of jury trial practice. While even the most experienced trial attorney’s manifest little apprehension with opening statements, cross examination of difficult witnesses ...