Katie deGuzman is an associate attorney with Abir Cohen Treyzon Salo, LLP, representing Plaintiffs in civil litigation matters involving civil rights and catastrophic injury. Prior to joining the firm, she was a defense attorney with significant experience in representing insurance carriers and their insureds in catastrophic injury and wrongful death, products liability, premises liability, and multi-party commercial and residential construction defect litigation. Ms. deGuzman is experienced in all facets of civil litigation, including discovery strategy, taking and defending depositions, pre-trial motion work, mediations, arbitrations, and trial. She has taken two cases to verdict as the first chair attorney in state court.
Ms. deGuzman graduated from Loyola Marymount University in 2006 with a BA in Art History and a minor in English. She received her JD from University of San Diego School of Law and was presented with the Wiley M. Manuel Honors Society Award for her commitment to providing pro bono legal services. She was admitted to practice law in the State of California in June 2012 and is also admitted to practice in the Central and Eastern District Courts. She is a member of Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA).
In her spare time, Ms. deGuzman loves camping, attending concerts, and traveling.