A LEADER IN PRODUCING
OUTSTANDING YOUNG LITIGATORS
Girardi | Keese, one of Southern California’s most successful
litigation firms, celebrates the selection of two outstanding
young attorneys to this year’s Rising Stars list. Known for its
role in famous legal battles, ranging from the Erin Brockovich
PG&E case to the recent verdict in the Stow v. Dodgers case,
G|K has a consistent record of winning, earning billions of
dollars in awards and settlements.
UP AND COMERS
A LAWYER TO BE RECKONED WITH
Christopher T. Aumais and Nicole DeVanon have achieved
remarkable success in their young careers, displaying the tenacity,
trial abilities, dedication and talent that are the hallmarks of G|K.
Both young lawyers excel at managing large cases in and out of
the courtroom and across diverse areas of law.
Aumais specializes in the areas of products liability, toxic torts,
TAKING ON GOLIATH
premises liability, personal injury and wrongful death. His resolve
and integrity have helped him pursue justice for his clients,
including many who have suffered catastrophic physical and
emotional injuries. His recent work focuses on inadequate security
and environmental cases. He worked closely with two senior
partners to achieve a $90 million settlement in a case against a
major oil producer. He also represented Brian Stow against the
Dodgers and is leading the case against the NFL concerning
former players who have suffered traumatic brain injuries.
DeVanon specializes in all types of personal injury matters,
including mass torts, premises liability and products liability.
Currently, she is working with Aumais on the NFL concussion
cases and was recently part of the successful trial team for
Bryan Stow v. Dodgers. DeVanon has devoted time to a
habitability case and others for Inner City Law Center.
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*CHOSEN TO RISING STARS 2011-2017
**CHOSEN TO RISING STARS 2016-2017
CHRIS TOPHER T. AUMAIS*
CHRISTOPHER T. AUMAIS