The OCBA is pleased to share that OCBA member Krista deBoer has joined the boutique environmental law firm Bick Law LLP as Senior Associate. She will focus her practice on environmental litigation, regulatory compliance, and enforcement defense in Southern California.
Prior to joining Bick Law, deBoer was an associate at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher where she practiced general litigation and was a member of the Environmental Litigation and Mass Tort practice group, focusing primarily on complex litigation at the trial level. She advised and represented clients from an array of industries, spanning food and beverage, healthcare, residential development, oil and gas, aerospace and defense, retail, and pharmaceutical companies.
"We welcome Krista as a vital new member of our team. Her significant experience and expertise in environmental litigation is a perfect fit for us," commented OCBA member Kimberly Bick, founding and co-managing partner. "Krista exemplifies professionalism and has proven her aptitude and knowledge with her previous experiences."
"It is a privilege to join this highly regarded team of accomplished environmental lawyers," said deBoer. "Bick Law has a strong reputation of delivering superb quality work to its prestigious client roster. I look forward to working closely with my new colleagues."
deBoer received her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School, master's degree from Antioch University, and bachelor's degree from University of Washington. She is a member of the OCBA and the Environmental Law Section of the California State Bar. Prior to joining Bick Law, deBoer lectured on legal topics at Boston College and co-facilitated negotiation trainings for corporate clients and for international groups of professionals from the public and private sectors.