DLA Piper is pleased to announce that Angela Agrusa, a Los Angeles-based partner who is co-chair of the Food and Beverage sector and co-head of Business and Commercial Litigation, has been named by the Century City Bar Association (CCBA) as their 2019 Trial Lawyer of the Year. Agrusa will be presented with her award at the CCBA's 51st Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony at the Intercontinental Hotel, Century City on April 30, 2019.
The CCBA notes that this award reflects Agrusa's accomplishments both as a trial attorney, and also as a leader in Southern California's legal and business communities.
Angela Agrusa tries high-stakes complex commercial, class action and civil cases on behalf of international brands, major companies and prominent individuals. In a wide variety of complex disputes with hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, Agrusa has represented her clients in an array of matters, including brand and individual reputation defense, business torts, consumer fraud and false labelling, competitor false advertising, unfair competition and privacy; she also maintains a sophisticated class action practice, strategically defeating class certification in single and multi-district litigation across the country.