Southwestern University, JD, 2008
Boston University, MS, Communications and Broadcast Journalism, 1997
University of California Berkeley, BA, English Literature, 1995
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
- U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
- U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada
Linet has a broad range of litigation experience. Her practice focuses on financial litigation, primarily representing banks and other lending institutions in state and federal courts.
Prior to joining McGuirewoods, Linet defended class actions, unfair competition, and product liability matters across the country. She also counseled and represented clients in matters regarding compliance with statutes and regulations enforced by the CPSC and NHTSA. She also represented clients in post-judgment matters, including appeals.
Linet served as a law clerk to the Honorable Nancy Saitta of the Nevada Supreme Court, and an extern for the Honorable Terry J. Hatter, Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
She is a former television writer and producer.
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Successfully defeating a putative class action suit in New Jersey federal court that involved claims for consumer fraud, breach of warranty, unjust enrichment, and negligence.
Defense of one of the world’s biggest tire manufacturers in high-stakes litigation in a product liability suit.
Defense of sports equipment manufacturer and major retailer in product liability litigation involving a recalled product and a CPSC investigation.