- Yale University, B.A. (cum laude), Comparative Literature/Ethics, Politics & Economics
- Stanford University, J.D. (with distinction)
- Winner Marion Rice Kirkwood Moot Court Competition
- Editor, Stanford Law Review
Ms. Srinivasan clerked for Judge Raymond C. Fisher on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Srinivasan tries high-stakes cases for plaintiffs and defendants in courtrooms across the country. A partner in the Los Angeles office and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee, she has secured significant victories for her clients in antitrust, patent, unfair competition, trade secret, copyright, class action, and other disputes.
Her current representations include serving as Court-appointed interim co-lead counsel for consumers impacted by anti-competitive conduct in the market for mobile chipsets; pursuing claims of trade secret infringement related to real estate analytics and appraisal software; and defending claims of patent infringement involving computer security technology.
Ms. Srinivasan has been named one of the “Top 100 Lawyers” in California by the Daily Journal along with one of the state’s “Top IP Lawyers.” In 2017, she and her co-counsel received the “California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year” (CLAY) award for their work in Flo & Eddie Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio Inc., a copyright class action involving pre-1972 sound recordings. Srinivasan was named a “2017 Power Lawyer” by The Hollywood Reporter. Srinivasan has also been recognized as a “Trailblazer” The South Asian Bar Association of Southern California. The Recorder has included her on both their 2017 Women Leaders in Tech Law list and their 2016 Women Leaders in Tech Law list. She was also named one of the Daily Journal’s “Top Women Lawyers” in 2017 and 2016. The National Law Journal called Ms. Srinivasan one of the nation’s 75 Outstanding Women Lawyers. In 2018, Srinivasan was profiled by Super Lawyers in an article called, “From AP to IP.” The article describes how Srinivasan’s past career as an AP reporter helped prepare her for high-stakes litigation. Additionally, Srinivasan’s many significant class action achievements helped secure Susman Godfrey’s recognition as a Law360 “Class Action Group of the Year” in 2018.
Ms. Srinivasan serves as a commissioner on the Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission of the California State Bar, which vets the governor’s potential judicial candidates. In the Spring of 2018, she will teach a course on Class Actions at UCLA Law School. Ms. Srinivasan sits on the Board of the Western Justice Center and has previously served on the executive committee of the South Asian Bar Association of North America. She is a member of the California Bar Foundation. Before becoming a lawyer, Ms. Srinivasan reported for The Associated Press in Washington D.C., covering national media and telecommunications policy.