Diana Palacios focuses her practice on media, First Amendment, and intellectual property litigation and counseling. In her practice, she works on a range of matters, including defamation, records and courtroom access, privacy, right of publicity, false advertising, copyright, and trademark issues.
She also provides pre-publication and pre-broadcast counseling both in English and Spanish for studios, television networks, production companies, and newspapers.
Law Clerk, Hon. John A. Mendez, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, Sacramento, Calif., 2012-2014
Legal Intern, National Lawyers Guild, Law Office of Carol Sobel, Santa Monica, Calif., 2010-2012
Research Assistant to Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, 2011-2012
Extern, Hon. Dolly Gee, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 2011
Summer Associate, Davis Wright Tremaine, Los Angeles, 2011
Professional & Community Activities:
Lecturer in First Amendment, University of California, Irvine School of Law, 2018
Co-author of ABA Forum on Communications Law Moot Court Competition Hypothetical, 2015
J.D., University of California, Irvine School of Law, 2012