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Devon Myers represents clients in both civil and criminal forums at the state and federal level. She is currently representing a large entertainment company in a breach of contract and negligence matter with millions of dollars in dispute. Last year, Ms. Myers helped a large international banking client achieve a much-desired settlement in a fraud and breach of contract dispute with 800 million dollars at issue. In the same matter, she successfully ensured that secret grand jury testimony involving her client was not publicly disclosed.
Other examples of Ms. Myers's recent representations include:
- Bankruptcy. Ms. Myers was the lead associate a bankruptcy litigation matter that went to trial and resulted in a successful re-organization that achieved her client's desired results.
- RICO. Ms. Myers has also successfully defended several RICO cases, including one that resulted in a published Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision, Clark v. Time Warner Cable, 523 F.3d 1110 (9th Cir. 2008).
- Class Actions. Ms. Myers represented a large communications company and defeated a purported state wide class action at the certification stage.
- First and Fourth Amendment. Ms. Myers was part of the trial team that challenged the U.S. Military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy and received international recognition when the team prevailed at the trial court level.
- FCPA. Ms. Myers participated in an international investigation of a multinational healthcare company, including conducting interviews in four countries, that resulted in a favorable settlement with the U.S. Government.
Before joining Scheper Kim & Harris, LLP, Ms. Myers worked at White & Case LLP, where she was a member of the firm’s litigation group and focused on white collar criminal defense.
Ms. Myers graduated with honors and distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001 with a B.A. in Anthropology and a minor in Biology. She received her J.D. from University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, in 2005. During law school, Ms. Myers was a staff member of the Interdisciplinary Law Journal, and served as an extern for the Honorable Stephen P. Reinhardt in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Between 2008 and 2009, Ms. Myers clerked for the Honorable Alicemarie H. Stotler, then Chief Judge of the United States District Court, Central District of California.
Ms. Myers has also written two articles:
- How To Prepare for Direct Examination of a Witness, Los Angeles Lawyer, Nov. 2010, at 9.
- Consuming Health: Physician Conflict, Patient Care, and Developing Technology, 14 S. Cal. Interdisc. L. J. 151 (2004)