Pamela S. Palmer

Pamela S. Palmer


Los Angeles, CA
Phone: 213.928.9814    Fax: 213.928.9850

Orange County, CA
Phone: 949.567.3500    Fax: 949.863.0151


California Women's Law Center

Board member of the California Women’s Law Center, Los Angeles, California

Peace over Violence

Member of the Advisory Board of Peace over Violence, Los Angeles, California

American Bar Association's Class Actions & Derivative Suits Committee

Co-chair of the Derivative Suits Committee of the ABA’s Class Actions & Derivative Suits Committee

Forum for Corporate Directors

Member of the Forum for Corporate Directors

Litigation Counsel of America, The Trial Lawyer Honor Society

Fellow, 2017

Women Founders Network

Board of Directors Member, Los Angeles, California

Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference Representative

First Year Alternate, 2017


Chambers USA

Recognized Practitioner

Broads Circle

Recognized by the Broads Circle, a professional organization of senior-level female executives and entrepreneurs, as one of its 2014 Top Women of Influence, a list that spotlights women who drive revenue and grow capital

Legal 500

Recognized as a leading securities litigation attorney in The Legal 500 U.S.

Daily Journal Top Litigators

Named one of the Top 100 Women Litigators in California by the Daily Journal (2009)

Super Lawyers

Named to the Southern California Super Lawyers list in Securities Litigation (2005-16)


Ms. Palmer is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell ®.


  • J.D., University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Order of the Coif; notes and articles editor, Southern California Law Review
  • B.A., Philosophy, with honors, University of California, Irvine

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California


  • Hon. Walter Ely: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Los Angeles, CA

Practice Areas

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