The Recorder has named Jan Dodd (Los Angeles) to its distinguished list of 2020 California Trailblazers.
For this recognition, the publication profiles California lawyers who are innovative thought leaders and have made significant marks on their sectors' practice, policy, and technological advancements.
A nationally recognized trial lawyer known for her courtroom representation of clients in product liability, mass torts and toxic exposures, Dodd was noted for her success in trying lawsuits across the country, earning a reputation as one of the best in her field.
One of the few women leading product liability and toxic tort cases, Dodd has forged a career as a lead trial lawyer in national high stakes litigation for the past quarter-century, winning cases that others thought were unwinnable. She has been lauded for her innovative, effective defense strategies and her case investigation and assessment.
Additionally, Dodd has been recognized in several publications and directories for her outstanding courtroom representation including, Chambers USA, The Legal 500 and The American Lawyer.
The full list of California Trailblazers will be featured in the October 2020 version of The Recorder.