LUNCHEON 11:30 a.m.; LECTURE 12:00 p.m.
Having obtained a J.D. from Yale University, Ms. Christofferson focuses on commercial civil litigation, including litigation involving energy, natural resources, environmental, unfair trade practices, accountant liability, and contract disputes. She has also served as a law clerk for the Honorable W. Matthew Byrne, Jr. with the U.S. District Court in the Central District of California.
In addition to her legal practice, Ms. Christofferson served as the Talent Development Partner for OMelveny from 2004-2006, overseeing the development of training, mentoring, evaluation, and recruiting programs. She previously served as a member of OMelvenys Office of the Chair, the Firms five-attorney executive committee, and as the Firms National Hiring Partner. She is currently a member of the Firms Values Award Committee.
Ms. Christofferson is also active in the Los Angeles community as a member of the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Library Foundation and the United Way Cabinet. She is also a co-owner of the Los Angeles WNBA franchise, the Los Angeles Sparks.