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PRACTICE AREAS

Shareholder Derivative Litigation

Securities Class Actions

Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law (J.D. 1997)

University of California, Irvine (B.A. 1993)

Bar Admissions

California

Court Admissions

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of California

U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Sixth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits

Affiliations

Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Leadership Development Committee

Hon. J. Clifford Wallace American Inn of Court

Honors

Best of the Bar, San Diego Business Journal (2016)

Publications

Co-author, Why Can’t I Use an Outside Human Resources Consultant for My Workplace Investigation?, Bender’s California Labor & Employment Bulletin, Vol. 2011, No. 9/10, Sept./Oct. 2011.

Note, The Copyright Term Extension Act: Is Life Plus Seventy Too Long?, 18 Hastings Comm. & Ent. L.J. 945 (1996)

Contact

Phone: (619) 398-4326
E-mail: jdixon@robbinsarroyo.com

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Jenny L. Dixon

SENIOR COUNSEL

Jenny L. Dixon concentrates her practice on shareholder rights litigation.  She has over ten years of litigation experience both prosecuting and defending securities claims and has managed complex cases, including class actions, derivative actions, and expedited merger cases, in all phases of litigation.  She has represented individuals and companies in regulatory proceedings, including responses to inquiries by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.  In addition to securities litigation, Ms. Dixon has substantial experience in business litigation and employment cases.  Ms. Dixon has also been active in pro bono matters, including successfully resolving a human trafficking case on a victim’s behalf prior to trial and securing a multi-million dollar jury verdict in a human rights case, subsequently upheld on appeal.  Prior to joining Robbins Arroyo LLP, Ms. Dixon worked at national law firms in the San Francisco and San Diego areas.

Ms. Dixon obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.  While in law school, Ms. Dixon was associate articles editor for Hastings Communications & Entertainment Law Journal and a Certified Law Student for the Civil Justice Clinic.  Ms. Dixon also worked as a judicial extern for the Honorable William W Schwarzer of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and as a law clerk for the Federal Public Defenders office for the Northern District of California.  Ms. Dixon earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of California, Irvine, where she was named to the Dean’s List.