Anna Erickson White has more than 20 years of experience in securities and other complex, high-stakes civil litigation. She has represented companies, as well as their officers and directors, in securities class actions, derivative suits, internal investigations, merger and acquisition litigation, SEC investigations, and general commercial disputes. She has represented clients across a range of industries including technology, renewable energy, gaming, and financial services.
In addition to her practice, Ms. White currently serves on the firm’s executive committee and board of directors. She has also twice served as a firmwide managing partner, from 2006 to 2009 and 2012 to 2015.
Ms. White has been named a Client Choice Award winner which recognizes the ability to add real value to clients’ businesses above and beyond other players in the market. She is recommended by Legal 500 US for shareholder litigation. She was also named a 2014 Woman Worth Watching by Profiles in Diversity Journal.
Ms. White received her J.D., with distinction, from Stanford Law School in 1992. She received her B.A. from University of California, Berkeley, in 1985.
Before attending law school, Ms. White was a Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon, Central Africa.
Ms. White's representations have led to significant victories for her clients. Ms. White's representative matters include the following:
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