Lauren Fujiu | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Lauren Fujiu
 Lauren Fujiu

Lauren Fujiu

Associate, Los Angeles

T +1 213 620 7705

E lfujiu@whitecase.com

Overview

Ms. Fujiu is an associate in the Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Group in the Los Angeles office. She has experience in various aspects of bankruptcy law, including the representation of debtors, creditors' committees and institutional creditors. Prior to joining White & Case, Ms. Fujiu served as law clerk to the Honorable Peter H. Carroll of the United States Bankruptcy court in the Central District of California. She has also worked in the Honorable Sheri Bluebond's chambers, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California.

Ms. Fujiu is also dedicated to pro bono work and community service. Most recently, Ms. Fujiu volunteered to assist the Citizens' Commission on Jail Violence, appointed by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to review use of force issues in the Los Angeles county jails. Previously, she was a member of the trial team representing a nonprofit organization, Log Cabin Republicans, in its historical lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. Her participation in the two-week court trial in the Central District of California, which concluded in July 2010, includes, among other things, assisting with extensive discovery and drafting pre-trial pleadings. Ms. Fujiu is also an active member of the Junior League of Los Angeles, through which she volunteers at the Heart of Los Angeles, a community service organization focused on empowering, educating, and supporting Los Angeles' inner-city children.

Bars and Courts

  • California State Bar
  • US District Court for the Central District of California
  • US District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • US District Court for the Northern District of California
  • US District Court for the Southern District of California

Education

  • JD, Loyola Law School Los Angeles
  • BA, University of California, Santa Barbara

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Experience

Speaking Engagements

"Moderator, Women Lawyer Association of Los Angeles, You Can Do It!", March 2011: Program at Loyola Law School of Los Angeles

"Judicial Clerkship Information Session", January 2011: Loyola Law School of Los Angeles

"Prop. 8: Equal Rights Under the Justice System", October 2010: ABA Law Student Division's 2010 Regional Fall Leadership Summit, Los Angeles

"Judicial Clerkship Information Session", February 2010: Loyola Law School of Los Angeles

"Young Alum Panel for the Women's Law Association", March 2009: Loyola Law School of Los Angeles