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Since she became an attorney in 2001, Jessica has litigated cases in both state and federal court and before the North Carolina Industrial Commission, and she has an extensive background in appellate work before the North Carolina Supreme Court, North Carolina Court of Appeals, and North Carolina Industrial Commission.
She obtained a successful ruling from...
Jessica serves as Co-Chair of the Executive Committee of the Trusts and Estates Section of the Beverly Hills Bar Association, which keeps her at the forefront of recent developments...
Ms. Gustafson is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, American Bar Association (Health Law Section)...
Jessica’s experience in intellectual property matters spans a wide range of technologies including electronic devices, medical devices, electric power protection, and construction materials. As a registered patent attorney, Jessica drafts, files, and prosecutes patents before the United States Patent and Trademark Office in various technologies and industries including electronics and circuit...
In the medical device field, Jessica has handled many cases against the manufacturers of metal-on-metal hip replacements, which have become widely criticized for poor design. Other cases Jessica is handling include lawsuits against the makers of IVC (inferior vena cava) filters, which are used to prevent blood clots from traveling through the body and causing a pulmonary embolism. The IVC filters are sometimes left in the body for too long, and can...
In 2006, Jessica received a A.B. in Modern European History at Brown University. She received her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law in 2009. While in law school she was a federally-certified legal intern at Florida Legal Services. In this role she represented clients who...
Jessica has represented clients in a variety of industries and cases, including contract disputes, partnership disputes, copyrights, patents, and healthcare fraud and abuse.
She has been involved in all aspects of litigation, including pre-lawsuit investigations, conducting discovery, drafting pleadings and motions, conducting depositions, preparing for trial and arguing motions in limine, Daubert motions and jury instructions during trial.
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