Melissa K. Eaves: Lawyer with Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Melissa K. Eaves

Special Counsel
Los Angeles,  CA  U.S.A.

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Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade
  • White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations
  • Litigation
University University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1982
Law SchoolPepperdine University, J.D., 1985
Admitted1986, California; 1991, U.S. District Courts, Central and Northern Districts of California; 1991, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth and Ninth Circuits; 1992, United States Supreme Court; 1993, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California; 2000, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California

Ms. Eaves is a special counsel in the White Collar/Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade Practice Group in the firm's Los Angeles office.

Areas of Practice

Ms. Eaves currently focuses her practice in complex civil litigation, fraud, investigations, white collar criminal defense and False Claims Act litigation. She has been practicing more than 25 years and has substantial experience in FTC litigation, compliance investigations, FAR MDR reviews and insolvency litigation. Ms. Eaves represented the California Insurance Commissioner in the Executive Life Insurance Company, First Capital and Mission Insurance Group insolvencies and reinsurance litigation, involving over 300 reinsurers worldwide, representing recoveries in excess of $1.3 billion.

Ms. Eaves has substantial litigation experience in both state and federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court, enforcing judgments abroad, and supervision of domestic and foreign outside counsel.

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Melissa K. Eaves

Forty-Third Floor, 333 South Hope Street
Los AngelesCA 90071-1448


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