Carmen M. Aguado is an associate in Burke, Williams & Sorensen’s Los Angeles office. Carmen’s areas of practice include civil rights litigation and general liability matters. Prior to joining Burke, Carmen represented various public entities and employees in civil matters, including labor and employment cases and civil rights lawsuits on behalf of local law enforcement under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, in state and federal courts. Carmen has substantial experience in all phases of civil litigation, including written and expert discovery, law and motion practice, settlement negotiations, and trial preparation. Additionally, she has successfully argued motions, including motions for summary judgment, in state and federal courts.
Carmen earned her J.D. from Loyola Law School, where she was a Production Editor on the Entertainment Law Review and published the article, “Facebook or Facebank?” (32 Loy. L.A. Ent. L. Rev. 187 (2012)). Prior to law school, she earned her undergraduate degree (B.A., Political Science) from Loyola Marymount University, and participated in the selective Hansard Society Scholars program.