Over the past several decades, Angela Agrusa and her team of business litigators have been hired in some of the most high-profile cases filed across the country, litigating in federal and state courts from New York to Florida and Massachusetts to Hawaii. Angela tries high-stakes complex commercial, class action and civil cases on behalf of international brands, major companies and prominent individuals. She obtains winning verdicts on both the defense and plaintiff side in courts across the country and successfully defeats numerous class action cases in their nascent stages. She is consistently ranked as one of California’s top lawyers, being selected by the Los Angeles Daily Journal among the "Top Women Lawyers" in California for the past three years, and by Los Angeles Magazine as a "Top 100 Lawyer" for the past nine years.
In a wide variety of complex disputes with hundreds of millions of dollars at stake, Angela has represented her clients in an array of matters, including brand and individual reputation defense, business torts, consumer fraud and false labeling, competitor false advertising, unfair competition and privacy. Angela also maintains a sophisticated and specialized class action practice, strategically defeating class certification in single and multi-district litigation across the country. Recognized as a trial lawyer, Angela has recently stepped in to lead entertainer Bill Cosby's defense in his civil trials.
Angela's clients include Fortune 500, public and privately held companies, municipalities and prominent public figures in a broad range of industries, including entertainment, media, consumer products and services, advertising and hospitality. She regularly counsels clients on pre-litigation and business strategy issues, and is relied on for her knowledge of current market and industry trends.