Zoe M. Steinberg

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Associate

Los Angeles
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Overview

Zoe Steinberg’s developing litigation practice reflects her dedication to providing clients with high-quality work product and advocacy. Zoe has experience drafting motions, attending hearings, handling discovery documents and responses, and conducting research. A collaborative and creative problem-solver, she plays an important role in working with fellow team members to meet clients’ needs.

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  • Member of team that litigated liability and damage estimation issues against Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) on behalf of 75,000 victims of the 2017 and 2018 northern California wildfires in connection with BakerHostetler’s representation of the Official Committee of Tort Claimants in PG&E’s historic Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which resulted in a $13.5 billion settlement on behalf of wildfire victims.
  • Drafted Petition for Administrative Writ of Mandate and served as second-chair attorney at hearing on the Writ.
  • Regulatory investigation experience, including third-party interviews, new media representations and fact development, and interrogatory responses to State Attorney General Civil Investigative Demand.
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Experience

  • Member of team that litigated liability and damage estimation issues against Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) on behalf of 75,000 victims of the 2017 and 2018 northern California wildfires in connection with BakerHostetler’s representation of the Official Committee of Tort Claimants in PG&E’s historic Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which resulted in a $13.5 billion settlement on behalf of wildfire victims.
  • Drafted Petition for Administrative Writ of Mandate and served as second-chair attorney at hearing on the Writ.
  • Regulatory investigation experience, including third-party interviews, new media representations and fact development, and interrogatory responses to State Attorney General Civil Investigative Demand.
  • Represented veterans to obtain benefits for service related injury by communicating with Veterans Affairs representatives and drafting briefs to appeal decisions of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • Post-Conviction Justice Project: Certified Student Attorney (2016 to 2017)
  • U.S. White House: Advance Team Staff Member (2014)
  • U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, 22nd District of Florida: Congressional Intern (2012)

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • California

Education

  • J.D., University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 2018; Hale Moot Court Honors Program, Chair; New York City Bar Association National Moot Court Competition Finalist; 2017 USC Moot Court Oral Advocacy Runner-Up
  • B.A., University of Southern California, 2014, magna cum laude