Katherine Lubin Benson

Katherine Lubin Benson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Securities Litigation Attorney in San Francisco, CA

Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
 | 275 Battery Street, 29th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-956-1000
Fax: 415-956-1008
Selected To Rising Stars: 2016 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Securities Litigation (40%),
  • Antitrust Litigation (40%),
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    A partner in Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office, Katherine Lubin Benson is a forceful litigator in complex civil securities fraud and antitrust class actions. Katherine possesses extensive experience in all forms of discovery and motion practice, from motions to dismiss to class certification and motions for summary judgment. Prior to joining Lieff Cabraser, Katherine worked as an associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe in San Francisco, focusing on securities litigation and regulatory matters, including SEC enforcement actions.

    Katherine received her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Berkeley Law), where she was a member of the Berkeley Law Mock Trial Team and won first place for the San Francisco Trial Lawyer’s Mock Trial Competition. During law school, she worked as a judicial external for the Honorable Dean D. Pregerson in the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

    Katherine is on the Board of Directors of the Northern District Court Practice Program and also a member of East Bay Community Law Center’s Board of Directors. Since 2012, she has coached a Berkeley Law mock trial team competing in the American Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Trial Advocacy Competition.

    About Katherine Benson

    Admitted: 2008, California

    Professional Webpage: http://www.lieffcabraser.com/Attorneys/Katherine-L-Benson.sh...

    Honors/Awards:

    • “Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers in America,” Lawdragon, 2020; “40 and Under Hot List,” Benchmark Litigation, 2018-2020; “Top 40 Under 40 Lawyer,” Daily Journal, 2020; “Rising Star for Northern California,” Super Lawyers, 2016-2019

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • American Bar Association; State Bar of California; East Bay Community Law Center (Board Member); Northern District Court Practice Program (Board Member)

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Speaker, “Predatory Bail Bonds Litigation,” New Statutes Seminar, California Public Defenders Association, March 2019
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    Office Location for Katherine Lubin Benson

    275 Battery Street
    29th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94111

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    Last Updated: 2/7/2020

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