Erica Sorosky

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Erica M. Sorosky



Ms. Sorosky is a litigator whose practice consists of a wide range of business, employment and other civil litigation matters. She has represented a variety of companies and individuals in matters involving breach of contract, fraud, real property, toxic tort, product defect, employment, environmental contamination/remediation, and construction-related issues.  Ms. Sorosky practices in both state and federal court. She handles all aspects of the litigation process, including pre-filing strategy, discovery, substantive pre-trial law and motion, mediation, arbitration, trial preparation and representation, and post-judgment law and motion.

Ms. Sorosky was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2013 - 2018, as published in Los Angeles Magazine and Super Lawyers Magazine. Los Angeles Magazine also named her as one of the Top Women Attorneys in Southern California for 2013 - 2018.

Representative Matters

  • Settled litigation on behalf of a ground lessor against a ground lessee for breach of lease and damages relating to remediation of the contaminated subject property.
  • Represented an individual against his former employer, a global financial services firm, in a federal multimillion dollar breach of employment contract matter.
  • Represent and serve as National Coordinating Counsel for manufacturer of control valves in product defect-related litigation.
  • Represent and serve as National Coordinating Counsel for manufacturer of boiler and commercial water heating products in product defect-related litigation.
  • Represented international hotel chain against various commercial tenants in unlawful detainer disputes.
  • Settled litigation on behalf of an HVAC sub-contractor sued, along with 20 other sub-contractors in multimillion dollar litigation, for defective construction work relating to the construction of a large-scale residential apartment complex in downtown Los Angeles.
  • Defended a local employer against a former employee in a multimillion dollar wrongful termination, breach of contract, and violation of Labor Code matter.
  • Education
    • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa (2004)
    • University of California, Davis School of Law, J.D., U.C. Davis Law Review (2007)
  • Court Admissions
    • State of California
    • U.S. District Court (Northern, Central, Southern, Eastern Districts of California)
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Professional Memberships and Activities
    • State Bar of California
    • Orange County Bar Association
    • William P. Gray Legion Lex American Inn of Court
    • Associate Board Member, Orange County Bar Foundation
  • Other Professional Experience
    • Judicial Extern for the Honorable Bobbi Tillmon, Family Law Division, Santa Monica Superior Court (2005)
  • Publications
    • September 25, 2014, "Enforceability of Choice-of-Law Provisions: Uber Confusing" Daily Journal
    • January 6, 2015, "SB 1255: Redefining 'revenge porn' under law" Daily Journal
  • Practice Areas
    • Business Litigation
    • Breach of Contract Litigation
    • Employment Litigation
    • Product Defect Litigation
    • Alternative Dispute Resolution and Mediation
    • Real Estate and Construction Litigation
    • Condemnation and Inverse Condemnation Litigation
    • Toxic Tort Litigation