Catherine M. Adams is an experienced litigation attorney.  Ms. Adams focuses her practice in business and real property law, including construction defects, landlord/tenant issues and business and premises liability. Ms. Adams also has experience in the areas of personal injury, automobile liability, products liability, general business, contract, insurance, and commercial litigation.

Ms. Adams started her legal career in Los Angeles, CA in 1980, working in the area of products liability and business litigation.  From there, she moved into personal injury and insurance litigation.  Since then, she has been involved in litigating numerous cases in virtually every area of litigation throughout California, representing one nationwide business in its California litigation, and most recently representing small and medium sized businesses including contractors, developers, landlords, mortgage brokers, automobile dealers and coin laundries in areas involving contracts, insurance, employment, landlord tenant, collections, construction defects and real property issues.  She has extensive experience in litigating catastrophic injury and transportation matters. She has successfully tried and arbitrated a number of cases.  She obtained a jury verdict in 2008 for over $500,000.00 for a private contractor in a construction matter which involved construction defects, which was upheld on appeal.

Ms. Adams joined Menekshe Law Firm in 2009.

ADMISSIONS
California State Bar
State Bar Number: 93444

EDUCATION
University of Southern California Law Center J.D. (1980)
University of Southern California B.A (1977)

PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS
Baker & Associates – Woodland Hills, CA
Law Offices F. James Feffer – Sherman Oaks, CA
Jerry L. Freedman APC – Sherman Oaks, CA
Chapman & Glucksman – Los Angeles, CA