Martin Moreno

Martin Moreno is a shareholder at Pettit Kohn and is licensed in California. He is an experienced trial and litigation attorney known for his creative approaches to resolving complex, high-exposure matters. His experience includes civil litigation, focusing primarily on personal injury, premises liability, contractual disputes, and general negligence matters. Martin is a native Angeleno. He […]

Janice Y. Walshok

Janice Walshok has experience primarily in the fields of personal injury, including wrongful death, product liability, and insurance bad faith. She had the distinct honor of serving as a judicial extern for the Honorable John A. Houston for the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Janice has successfully tried several jury […]

Rebecca N. Herman

Ms. Herman joined Pettit Kohn in 2016. Prior to her employment at Pettit Kohn she litigated a variety of cases, including insurance defense, general liability and employment matters, as well representation of public entities, officials, and individual officers, in cases involving allegations of civil rights violations. Ms. Herman has aggressively and successfully utilized both procedural […]

Matthew C. Smith

Matthew C. Smith has extensive experience in all aspects of civil litigation, including trials, arbitrations, and mediations. Matt represents individuals and business clients on a wide variety of professional and business litigation matters. He has served as lead counsel or co-counsel in more than a dozen trials and arbitrations. Matt also handled several successful appeals […]

Grant D. Waterkotte

Grant D. Waterkotte is a shareholder at Pettit Kohn, and is licensed in California and Arizona. A highly accomplished trial attorney, Grant has tried over 30 cases to verdict in Maricopa, Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, San Bernardino, Riverside, Ventura and Kern Counties. The vast majority of these trials were before a jury, where Grant […]

Damian M. Dolin

Damian M. Dolin is a founding shareholder of the firm.  Damian is an AV Preeminent rated trial attorney who focuses on personal injury, product liability, premises liability, and general negligence actions. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a premier national association of experienced trial attorneys and judges.  Damian’s practice is largely devoted to […]

Andrew O. Smith

Andrew O. Smith has found success representing a wide range of businesses and entities in the areas of commerical, construction and product liability matters. He has extensive trial and litigation experience and successfully manages complex cases while providing effective and cost-sensitive results for his clients. Andrew has been selected for inclusion in the 2021 and […]

Andrew N. Kohn

Andrew N. Kohn has a wide range of civil litigation and trial experience, primarily in the fields of personal injury, business litigation, and products liability. Drew has achieved Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. In January 2014, Drew was elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), and in October 2018, […]

Douglas A. Pettit

Douglas A. Pettit has extensive trial and litigation experience in the areas of civil litigation, business litigation, and professional liability. He has tried over 50 cases in California. His extraordinary record of favorable outcomes and exemplary client service has resulted in recognition by his peers over the years. He was inducted into the American Board […]