Jesse-Justin Cuevas
Associate
Los Angeles Office Phone: (310) 789-3183 Email Download vCard Print Bio to PDF
Education
  • Northwestern University School of Law (J.D.)
  • New York University, Gallatin School of Individualized Study (B.A.)
Judicial Clerkship
  • Law Clerk to Judge Dolly M. Gee, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • Law Clerk to Judge Albert Diaz, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

 

Jesse-Justin Cuevas
Associate

Jesse-Justin Cuevas represents both plaintiffs and defendants in all types of commercial and high-stakes litigation. Prior to joining Susman Godfrey, she served as a federal Law Clerk to Judge Albert Diaz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and Judge Dolly M. Gee of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Cuevas received her law degree, magna cum laude, from Northwestern University School of Law, where she served as an Executive Editor of the Northwestern University Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.

Honors and Distinctions
  • Executive Editor, Northwestern University Law Review
  • Order of the Coif
  • Northwestern University School of Law, Class of 2015 Leadership Award
Publications
  • Jesse-Justin Cuevas & Tonja Jacobi, The Hidden Psychology of Constitutional Criminal Procedure, 37 Cardozo L. Rev. 2161 (2016).
Professional Associations
  • State Bar of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California