Costa Mesa, California 92626
Mr. Farrell is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the Firm's Orange County office.
Areas of Practice
Business Litigation: breach of contract; unfair business practices; business torts; trade secrets; shareholder disputes.
Lender Liability: borrower-initiated class action claims; mortgage litigation; contested foreclosures; Truth-In-Lending Act; Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act; CFPB Servicing Regulations; California Homeowners' Bill of Rights.
Creditors' Rights: commercial foreclosures; enforcement of guarantees; adversarial actions arising out of bankruptcy claims.
Labor and Employment: wage and hour class action claims; wrongful termination.
Healthcare: challenging implementation and enforcement of HHS regulatory scheme.
Appellate: prosecuted appeals in the California Courts of Appeal and in the Fifth, Ninth, Tenth, and D.C. Circuit Courts of Appeals. Filed petition for writ of certiorari in United States Supreme Court.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation|
|Law School||Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 2006)|
|Education||University of California, Irvine (B.A., 2001)|
|Bar Member / Association||California State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP|
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