Ms. Merk is a paralegal in the firm. With more than two decades of litigation experience, she is skilled in construction defect, personal injury, and other various types of litigation, including complex case management.
Ms. Merk has provided valuable support in numerous trials and has served in the capacity of lead trial assistant to counsel in the courtroom on multiple trials. She has assisted with handling all aspects of risk transfer matters, including the development and management of complex joint defense-funding arrangements resulting in multimillion-dollar recoveries for the firm’s clients. She is also actively involved in firm administration.
Ms. Merk earned her accredited paralegal credits from Coastline Community College in 1989 and is qualified under California Business and Professions Code Section 6450.