Overview

Andrea Feathers is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm’s Los Angeles office.

Areas of Practice 

Andrea specializes in complex commercial litigation.  Her practice includes breach of contract litigation, business torts, healthcare, media law, environmental litigation, class action defense and shareholder derivative actions.

In the healthcare area, she has defended hospitals in class action litigation and represented health plans in ERISA single plaintiff litigation and class actions.

In her media defense practice, she counsels clients regarding defamation law, privacy law, access to public records and related issues.

Andrea is committed to pro bono work.  She has represented clients in a variety of areas, including First Amendment law, public records access, asylum, landlord-tenant, adoption and guardianship.

In 2018, she was awarded the Bob Gerber Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award, which recognizes one Sheppard Mullin attorney each year for pro bono work.

Activities

Andrea is an Ambassador for the Young Literati, a membership benefit group of the Library Foundation of Los Angeles. 

Clerkships and Externships

Before joining Sheppard Mullin, Andrea was a law clerk to the Honorable Andrew J. Guilford, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

During law school, she served as an extern to the Honorable Virginia A. Phillips, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Insights

Memberships

Memberships

Association of Business Trial Lawyers

Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles

Education

J.D., University of California, Irvine, 2012, Pro Bono High Honors. Served as Notes Editor for the UC Irvine Law Review. Awarded Best Brief & placed as Semi-Finalist in UCI Moot Court competition. Co-founded and served as President of the Women's Law Society.

B.A., University of Redlands, 2003, with honors, magna cum laude.

Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
Jump to Page

By scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse our website, you consent to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie and Advertising Policy. If you do not wish to accept cookies from our website, or would like to stop cookies being stored on your device in the future, you can find out more and adjust your preferences here.