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Britt Strottman Joins Singleton Schreiber in Sacramento

Britt Strottman, a former deputy city attorney for San Francisco, has joined Singleton Schreiber as a partner in the firm’s Sacramento location.

The firm’s public entity environmental practise group will be aided and assisted by Ms. Strottman. Britt is in a unique position to represent governmental bodies. In high-stakes litigation she has over 20 years of experience defending state and local governments.

Britt Strottman is a partner in Singleton Schreiber's Sacramento office and oversees the practise group's Public Entity Environmental Practice, which focuses on legal action against businesses for malfeasance.

Britt Strottman is a partner in Singleton Schreiber’s Sacramento office and oversees the practise group’s Public Entity Environmental Practice, which focuses on legal action against businesses for malfeasance.

As a senior assistant attorney general in Ohio, Britt worked on the tobacco lawsuit and subprime mortgage issues before representing over 40 California towns and counties in the opioid and fire litigation, which resulted in a $1 billion settlement with PG&E for the North Bay and Camp Fires. She belongs to a special category of lawyers due to her expertise in complex litigation and her capacity to settle eight-, nine-, and ten-figure claims.

Ms. Strottman has received a number of honours from peer groups and legal magazines for her work.

Singleton Schreiber

A client-focused law company, Singleton Schreiber focuses on mass torts/multi-district litigation, wrongful death/personal injury, civil rights, and criminal defence. We take satisfaction in defending people’s interests against improper business and governmental behaviour. We have the tools necessary to approach your issue correctly each and every time.

Singleton Schreiber defends common citizens who have suffered because of corporate greed and government abuse.

Singleton Schreiber holds power corporations liable for wildfires that may have been avoided. We file lawsuits against corporate defendants whose services and deeds harm people. Singleton Schreiber also protects civil rights from abuse by the government and from prosecution.

New Law Firm Managing Partner Begins Term of Employment

Melissa A. Jones became the new law firm Managing Partner, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Jones is one of the youngest partners to lead an AmLaw 200 firm, reflecting a generational change that is impacting the legal profession nationwide.

Stoel Rives is a leading United States corporate and litigation law firm providing high quality services to sophisticated business clients at every stage of their evolution.

Stoel Rives partners elected Jones to the office last year, giving her an opportunity to work closely with outgoing Firm Managing Partner James E. Torgerson.

With nearly 400 attorneys in seven states and Washington, D.C., Stoel Rives is a nationally recognized leader in the energy and natural resources industries. From deals and disputes to compliance and counselling, clients turn to Stoel Rives for their most complex business challenges. Let’s navigate the future together.

Jones takes the reins at Stoel Rives after another successful year. In 2019, the firm added more than 20 attorneys to its Seattle office, primarily in the areas of corporate and real estate law. It also became one of only five law firms nationwide to launch the Move The Needle Fund, in partnership with Diversity Lab.

The firm also continued focusing on practice optimisation efforts to ensure it continues to provide high quality client service and value.

During her time at Stoel Rives, Jones has served as the California Office Managing Partner, the Chair of the Compensation Committee, as a member of the Practice Management Committee and of the Executive Committee.