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Robin A. Achen

Los Angeles
T: 213.617.5579
F: 213.443.2893



  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2012
  • B.A. University of Southern California, 2009, magna cum laude
  • California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central, Northern, and Southern Districts of California
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Thought Leadership

Ms. Achen is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm's Los Angeles office.

Areas of Practice

Ms. Achen’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and class action defense in both state and federal court.  She represents clients in a variety of matters including business disputes, securities litigation, and shareholder derivative cases.  Ms. Achen also defends food and beverage companies and retailers in consumer class actions involving claims brought under California’s Unfair Competition Law, False Advertising Law, and the Song-Beverly Credit Card Act, among others.  Ms. Achen has assisted with the preparation of appellate petitions and briefs, including a petition for certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Ms. Achen is an active member of the firm’s Food and Beverage Industry Team, the Women Lawyers Group, and the Diversity and Inclusion Attorney Network.  Ms. Achen also co-led the first three years of the Los Angeles Office’s Rock Your Interviews program, a program designed to assist diverse law students in the interview process.  


Class Action Defense Strategy Law Blog Posts

Corporate & Securities Law Blog Posts

Media Mentions

Speaking Engagements

  • Moderator, “Anatomy of a Civil Rights Trial & Appeal: How NAPABA Lawyers Joined to Litigate a Pro Bono Case,” 2015 NAPABA Annual Convention, November 6, 2015


  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Young Lawyers Division Advisory Committee
  • Member, Harvard Law School Association of Los Angeles (Mentorship Co-Chair 2014-2016)
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association