Ms. Ballon has practiced civil litigation since 2003. She has a wide range of experience primarily in representing clients in personal injury and construction defect cases. She has been an associate attorney with Southwest Legal Group™ since 2011.
Before joining Southwest Legal Group™, Ms. Ballon was an associate with a construction defect firm in Walnut Creek, CA where she represented a multitude of landowners, subcontractors, and general contractors in construction defect cases, premises liability cases and wrongful death cases. Ms. Ballon also has over five years of experience working as an insurance defense attorney and even spent a short stint working as staff counsel for Allstate Insurance Company. She has 15 years of being a lawyer as well.
During law school, Ms. Ballon was a member of the VIS International Arbitration team, received high honors in oral advocacy and served as the Vice President for the Entertainment Law Society.
Education: California Lutheran University (B.A./B.S., 2000, cum laude); University of The Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D., 2003);
BAR Licenses: California (Admitted 2003) Oregon (Admitted 2013)
Licensed To Practice Law In: California, Oregon, Washington
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A confidential settlement, which is believed to be the largest personal injury settlement for the county in which the case was venued.
$5,000,000 for a husband and wife where the husband sustained a brachial plexus injury in a motor vehicle accident.
$4,400,000 award for a client who injured his neck in a motor vehicle accident. Defendants' top offer was $410,000.