Kristin T. Busch is a trial attorney at the firm’s South Pasadena office. Ms. Busch’s litigation practice focuses on the areas of employment, general liability litigation, construction defects, and professional liability, including representing architects, engineers, and legal professionals. She also represents public entities in civil litigation involving negligence, dangerous conditions, and other claims. In addition to these areas, Ms. Busch handles matters relating to trade secret protection.
She is a member of the Pasadena Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the Latina Lawyers Bar Association. Ms. Busch received her Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, and her Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, Law & Society from the University of California, Irvine.
Demurrer Sustained Without Leave to Amend: Ms. Busch represented a criminal defense attorney sued by the attorney’s former client. Ms. Busch filed a demurrer based on the statutes of limitations for legal malpractice actions, arguing that the plaintiff’s own complaint established that his legal malpractice action was statutorily time-barred. The court sustained the demurrer without leave to amend and entered a dismissal with prejudice in favor of Ms. Busch’s client.
Obtained Permanent Injunction on Behalf of Engineering Corporation: Client’s competitors submitted a California Public Records Request to a public entity to obtain the client’s proposal submitted to the entity for a project. Petition for Writ of Mandate was granted, and a permanent injunction precluding release of confidential and proprietary information contained in the proposal was issued.
- State Bar of California