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Theresa Norton joined GCA Law Partners in 2014, and specializes in litigation and dispute counseling. Previously, she worked in the intellectual property litigation departments of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, as well as Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe.

Ms. Norton’s practice focuses on litigation and counseling in the areas of intellectual property, general commercial and business disputes. She has litigated cases in federal district courts, state courts, the International Trade Commission, the International Chamber of Commerce, contractual and judicial arbitrations, and appellate courts. The issues in her cases have included patent infringement, breach of contract, trademark, trade secrets, copyright, licensing, royalties, class actions, and healthcare. She has significant trial experience before judges and juries, some as first chair.

Ms. Norton earned her B.A. in Music from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1992, receiving the Dean’s Award for achievement in music composition. She received her J.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law in 1997.