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GWYN QUILLEN (ALSCHULER GROSSMAN) WINS LITIGATOR OF THE YEAR HONORS
Gwyn Quillen, an Alschuler Grossman trial lawyer, has been named "Litigator of the Year" by the Century City Bar Association.
Quillen defends accounting firms in securities fraud cases; auditing, tax, and consulting malpractice cases; and investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission, State Boards of Accountancy, the AICPA’s Quality Control Investigation and Ethics Committees, and the Department of Justice.
She was recognized by the Los Angeles Daily Journal in 2006 as one of the Top 75 Women Litigators in California, and is listed in the publication The Best Lawyers in America.
Quillen is an officer of the Committee of Law and Accounting of the American Bar Association’s Business Law Section, and has been a speaker on litigation topics at various continuing education programs, including for the Practicing Law Institute, California Continuing Education of the Bar, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the USC Corporate Counsel Institute, and the California Society of CPA’s. She currently serves on the board of TreePeople.
Quillen received her B.A. in Economics in 1985 from USC, where she was awarded a Trustee Scholarship, and her J.D. in 1988 from USC, where she was the Executive Articles Editor of the Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif.
She served as a law clerk to Hon. Robert Boochever, Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in 1988 and 1989.