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Sedgwick LLP

Alison K. Beanum
Partner

Los Angeles, California
tel: 213.426.6900
fax: 213.426.6921

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Alison Beanum is a trial attorney, representing a wide array of businesses in complex, multi-party litigation.  Ms. Beanum’s practice is largely concentrated in toxic tort litigation, with a focus on cases involving allegations of exposure to asbestos, benzene, and diacetyl.  She also represents private employers and public entities in matters involving intentional torts allegedly committed by employees.  Additionally, Ms. Beanum defends big box retailers, residential property owners and commercial manufacturers in ADA and Unruh Act discrimination claims.  In both state and federal courts, she has effectively defended businesses in all phases of litigation, through trial.  Ms. Beanum’s notable victories include:

Areas of Concentration

Complex Litigation; Environmental & Toxic Tort; Product Liability; Asbestos

Admissions

California; U.S. District Court (C.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (E.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (N.D. Cal.); U.S. District Court (S.D. Cal.)

Education

J.D. (2002) Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
B.A. (1999) University of California at Irvine