Christina M. Lincoln



Christina Lincoln is an advisor and experienced trial attorney practicing catastrophic loss insurance and business litigation. She represents insurance company clients with first-party claims relating to catastrophic losses, including fires, hurricanes, volcanic eruptions, landslides, building collapses, and earthquakes, among others. Ms. Lincoln advises clients across the United States and abroad regarding coverage and provides strategic advice under all risks, named perils, and builders’ risk policies. Ms. Lincoln also represents clients through litigation as trial counsel in both state and federal courts. She also is a member of the firm’s Women in Insurance industry group.

Ms. Lincoln’s business litigation practice covers a wide range of matters, including claims for breach of contract, contract interpretation, tort liability (including negligence, fraud, and strict liability), breaches of fiduciary duty, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secrets, alter ego liability, partnership disputes, and other related causes of action. While at a previous firm, Ms. Lincoln also represented clients involved with white collar investigation with the SEC and AG. 

Ms. Lincoln served as a Volunteer Deputy City Attorney for the Anaheim City Attorney General’s Office, where she prosecuted misdemeanors to verdict on behalf of the City, including misdemeanors for domestic violence, child endangerment, and vandalism.

Ms. Lincoln also is highly involved with the firm’s diversity and inclusion efforts. She serves on both the firm’s Diversity Committee and Gender Diversity Working Group. Ms. Lincoln also serves as a Co-Leader of the Parent Resource Group in the Los Angeles office. 

Ms. Lincoln is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. While in law school, she served as a judicial intern for three federal judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit (Hon. John T. Noonan, Jr.) and the U.S. District Court, Central District of California (Hon. Andrew J. Guilford and Hon. Oswald Parada). Ms. Lincoln also served as a Submissions Editor and Staff Editor for the Berkeley Business Law Journal (BBLJ).

Super Lawyers 2020
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021 edition)
  • Selected to the “Southern California Rising Stars” list by Super Lawyers (2015-2018, 2020-2021)
  • New Leadership Council for Bet Tzedek (BTNLC, “House of Justice”) (2012-2014, 2015-Present)
  • Pro bono attorney with Public Counsel's Federal Pro Se Clinic
  • Pro bono representation of Cameroonian asylees in immigration proceedings placed by Human Rights First
  • Pro bono representation for adoption matter placed by Public Counsel
Bar Admissions
  • California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law, J.D. (2010); Berkeley Business Law Journal, Submissions Editor (2009-2010), Staff Editor (2008-2009)
  • University of California, San Diego, B.S. in Management Science, dual minors in Philosophy and International Studies (2006)
Professional Associations
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA); Co-Chair of Diversity Committee (2019-Present); Co-Chair of Litigation Section (2018-2019); Co-Chair of the Business Development Committee (2015-2017); Co-Chair of the Young Lawyers Section (2012-2015); Committee Member of the Young Lawyers Section (2011-2012)
  • California Minority Counsel Program (CMCP); Participant (2016-Present); Member of the Conference Planning Committee (2017)
  • COVID-19: The Show Did Not Go On
    Panelist, Property & Liability Resource Bureau, Webinar (January 28, 2021)
  • Networking 201 Beyond the Pitches and Intros
    Moderator, California Minority Counsel Program (CMCP), Los Angeles, California (October 26, 2017)
  • Mitigating Risks That Come With Using Advanced Technologies
    Speaker, Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association (PRSM), (Webinar) (September 14, 2017)
  • Business Development Styles Finding What Works for
    Moderator, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA), Los Angeles, California (May 25, 2017)
  • Leveraging Metadata as Evidence and Avoiding Inadvertent ESI Disclosure in Litigation
    Speaker, Strafford Publications, CLE Webinar (June 7, 2016)
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