Kirsten C. Jackson works on behalf of companies to recover insurance assets. She assists in obtaining millions of dollars in insurance coverage for clients under commercial general liability, professional liability, directors and officers liability, errors and omissions liability, and life insurance. Kirsten is experienced in all stages of litigation and non-adversarial dealings with insurers, including coverage analysis and advising, claims correspondence, mediations, pleadings, written discovery, document production, depositions, motion practice, trial preparation and settlement. In 2015 and 2016, Kirsten was recognized as a Southern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
Kirsten maintains a thriving pro bono practice. She individually and successfully argued the Ninth Circuit appeal in Gallagher v. San Diego Unified Port District, Appeal No. 11-56469, and as a result the Ninth Circuit reversed the district court’s grant of summary judgment against her client (who was represented by different counsel in the lower court).
Kirsten is actively involved in various organizations, including the American Bar Association (Insurance Coverage Litigation’s Media Subcommittee Co-Chair), the National Bar Association (Los Angeles Host Committee Chair), the Langston Bar Association and the California Minority Counsel Program.