Congrats Marissa Dennis - elected partner at CMCP member Allen
Matkins & named a Super Lawyer Rising Star!
We are pleased to announce that Marissa M. Dennis has been elected to the firm partnership. We’re also proud to announce that Marissa was recently named as a Super Lawyer Rising Star. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Marissa is a litigation partner in our Los Angeles office. Marissa's litigation practice is focused on commercial, real estate and financial services litigation. Marissa commonly represents commercial landlords and developers in a variety of breach of contract and tort actions, as well as national lenders and servicers in complex consumer finance litigation. Marissa has chaired three trials and a four-week arbitration, and has argued before the California Court of Appeal and federal and state courts throughout California.
Prior to joining Allen Matkins, Marissa served as a judicial extern for the Honorable A. Howard Matz of the U.S. District Court, Central District of California, and interned at the White House, Office of Media Affairs, and at the Los Angeles Regional Office of United States Senator Barbara Boxer. Before becoming a lawyer, Marissa was a social worker working with abused and neglected children and the homeless population in South Los Angeles.