Jamie Wright

Counsel
Los Angeles Office

213-426-3600
jwright@ljdfa.com

Jamie is a trial attorney with extensive experience litigating wrongful termination, wage and hour, discrimination, harassment, PAGA, and disability claims under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), and defending public entities against Section 1983 claims. Jamie has litigated claims on behalf of individuals, businesses, public entities, and insurance companies pertaining to coverage, liability and bad faith actions.

Prior to working with LaFollette Johnson, Jamie spent several years at a Los Angeles County defense firm as the Managing Attorney working on labor negotiations and arbitrations, employment, civil rights, negligence, breach of contract, premises liability and other matters on behalf of public entity clients.

Most recently, Jamie first-chaired a federal jury trial which yielded a complete defense verdict in a disability ADA, negligence and Section 1983 action against a public entity client and six individual employees. She also has experience as a second-chair in state court in a jury trial on a dangerous condition action against a public entity. Moreover, Jamie has successfully argued cases before the Court of Appeal in California.

Jamie is admitted to all California State Courts, the United States District Court for the Central, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of California, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

Outside of the office, Jamie enjoys spending time with her family, watching college sports, cooking vegan food, and training for marathons.

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