Mr. Norris’s practice focuses on complex litigation, mass tort personal injury litigation, and business and commercial litigation, including litigation in the health care, intellectual property, media, first amendment, internet, and entertainment areas, and civil rights litigation. His clients have personal injury plaintiffs, investment companies, brokerage firms, banks, accounting firms, film, television and music companies, entertainers, internet companies, and major medical providers.
Mr. Norris has tried over 40 cases, including 18 jury trials to verdict. He also has regularly argued appeals in state and federal courts.
J.D., Stanford Law School, 1979
B.A., University of California Los Angeles, 1976
Honorable Lawrence T. Lydick, United States District Judge for the Central District of California, 1979-1980
Northern District of California
Southern District of California
Eastern District of California
Central District of California
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
State of California
Los Angeles Superior Court Arbitrator/Mediator, 1993 - 2000.
Editor, Stanford Journal of International Law, 1978-79
Co-founder Northeast Los Angeles Little League