WHAT CLIENTS SAY
“Jodi delivers consistent, high-quality service.”
“She regularly exceeds our already high expectations.”
MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY
"Early on in my career I realized that the simple things are as undervalued as they are important. Truly listening to clients, responding quickly to emails and calls, having a positive attitude, delivering on my promises — these are the habits and hallmarks that characterize successful relationships with clients. I also make sure my clients know I take on their burdens and stresses as my own as I strive to achieve their business and legal objectives."
– Jodi E. Lopez
Jodi E. Lopez is a partner in the Litigation group of Sidley’s Los Angeles office. Her practice has focused on complex civil litigation with an emphasis on financial litigation in the fields of securities and professional liability, including class actions brought by shareholders, suits brought by liquidating trustees, derivative suits and M&A litigation. She has handled cases involving allegations under the federal Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Securities Act of 1933, state securities laws, common law fraud and negligent misrepresentation, professional negligence, breach of fiduciary duty and breach of contract. She has substantial experience representing major accounting firms and their partners and employees in SEC investigations, state board of accountancy investigations and Department of Justice investigations relating to, among other things, accounting practices, accounting fraud, auditing issues, internal control issues, restatements of financial statements, financial reporting and disclosures and insider trading. She also has significant experience representing public companies and their directors and officers in shareholder class actions and derivative suits, as well as in suits challenging the fairness of proposed mergers and acquisitions and the adequacy of disclosures made in proxy statements and tender offers.