Jennifer Hu is an associate at McCune & Harber. Her practice encompasses a broad range of litigation, including public entity defense in negligence actions and employment matters. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hu’s practice focused on complex commercial litigation and mass tort settlements, with significant experience in the areas of product liability and mass tort actions in federal and state court.
Ms. Hu graduated from the University of Southern California Law School in 2011, where she was a senior content editor and a staff editor of the Southern California Law Review. During law school, she interned at the Wage Justice Center and externed for the Honorable Barry Russell, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California. She also served as president of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. She graduated, magna cum laude, with a BA in East Asian Studies with a concentration in psychology from Columbia University in 2007.
Illustrative Professional Experience
Represented medical device company in inventory settlements of pelvic mesh product liability actions in a multidistrict litigation in federal district court, with a focus on drafting and implementing settlement agreements through claims processing administration.
Represented a liability insurer in connection with hundreds of concussion-related claims brought by former NFL players against a football helmet manufacturer.
Represented clients in various disputes involving intellectual property rights, including trademarks and domain names.
Represented major integrated oil company in multidistrict litigation involving allegations of fraud and violation of state unfair business practice statutes.
Member, National Asian Pacific Bar Association (NAPABA)
Member, Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association (SCCLA)
Education and Admissions
University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, Juris Doctor (2011)
Columbia University, Bachelor of the Arts, magna cum laude (2007)
State Bar of Washington, D.C.
State Bar of California
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Conversational in Mandarin