Laura R. Gerber

Laura R. Gerber: Attorney with Keller Rohrback L.L.P.
  • Attorney at Keller Rohrback L.L.P. (70 Attorneys)
  • 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98101
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Biography

Laura R. Gerber is a strong advocate for her clients. From her early years in a whistleblower protection organization, to her current practice litigating against some of America’s largest corporations, Laura has built her career as an advocate on behalf of both employees and customers of large corporations. Laura represents her clients with skill, tact and diplomacy. As a result, Laura’s clients trust her to listen carefully, keep them informed, provide excellent legal advice, and to diligently pursue their interests in litigation against powerful defendants.

For over a decade, Laura has practiced in Keller Rohrback’s Complex Litigation Group where she has developed a diverse practice with a focus on holding banks and other institutions accountable to their customers and employees. She has experience litigating mutual fund excessive fee cases, Ponzi scheme cases, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty cases, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (“ERISA”) cases, and consumer protection class actions. Laura’s strategic persistence in complex cases has led to impressive results with certain of her clients receiving substantial individual recoveries.

While in law school, Laura concurrently received a Master’s degree in Public Administration and was a member of the Moot Court Honor Board.

Recent Post

Keller Rohrback Files Amicus Brief with Washington Supreme Court on Behalf of ACLU-WA

Mass. Court Approves $300 MM Settlement Agreement in State Street Bank “Indirect Foreign Exchange” Class Action

Seventh Circuit Rules Advocate Health Care Network Pension Plan is Not a Church Plan Exempt from ERISA

Articles & Presentations

Speaker, American Conference Institute’s 8 th National Forum on ERISA Litigation, October 2014, (New Trends in Church Plan Litigation).

Gerber and R. Giovarelli, Land Reform and Land Markets in Eastern Europe, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (2005).

David Weissbrodt, Penny Parker, Laura Gerber, Muria Kruger, Joe W. (Chip) Pitts III, A Review of the Fifty-Fourth Session of the Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, 21 neth q. hum. rts. 291 (2003), available at http://scholarship.law.umn/edu/faculty_articles/370 .

Honors & Awards

Selected to Rising Stars list in Super Lawyers - Washington, 2009, 2013.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Class Action and Consumer Litigation
  • Consumer and Data Privacy Protection
  • Employee Benefits and Retirement Security
  • Financial Products and Services
  • Institutional Investors
  • Whistleblower

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
206.623.1900  Phone
206.623.3384  Fax
www.krcomplexlit.com/attorney/laura-gerber
University Attended:
Evans School of Public Affairs, University of Washington, M.P.A., 2003; Goshen College, B.A., History, 1994; Goshen College, B.A., Economics, 1994
Law School Attended:
University of Washington School of Law, J.D., 2003
Year of First Admission:
2004
Admission:
2006, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington; 2006, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court; 2014, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit Court; 2015, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit Court; 2006, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington; 2010, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana; 2004, Washington; 2017, Supreme Court of the United States; 2013, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; 2016, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
Memberships:

Professional and Civic Involvement;

King County Bar Association, Member;

Washington State Bar Association, Member;

American Bar Association, Member;

Mother Attorney Mentoring Association (MAMAS), Member;

Washington Appleseed, Board of Directors, 2012-present
Reported Cases:
Current Cases: Diebold; Louisiana Firefighters' Retirement System; Northern Trust Investments, N.A.; Providence Health & Services; State Street Indirect Foreign Exchange Class Action
ISLN:
918411110
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Other

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