Nancy Stagg

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP 

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El Camino Real 12255
San Diego 92130 CA US

Nancy L. Stagg skillfully and efficiently solves her clients’ litigation problems – especially the toughest ones that keep them up at night. While remarkably successful in trial and appellate courts when it’s needed, Ms. Stagg’s greatest strength is in quickly sizing up the case at hand and developing an effective strategy to marshal the law and the evidence to her clients’ best advantage.

Her genuine caring about her clients’ businesses, as well as her competitive nature, ensure clients get her best efforts – always. In addition to her substantial trial, arbitration and appellate experience, Ms. Stagg enjoys counseling corporate legal departments and business owners in the most effective ways to avoid potential litigation.

Ms. Stagg’s practice focuses primarily on the defense of consumer class actions and she heads the Class Actions team in California. She also handles a wide variety of complex commercial, employment and intellectual property litigation, including trade secret theft litigation.

Her clients come from all over the world and range from privately-held family-owned businesses to some of the world’s largest publicly-traded companies.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Stagg was a partner and litigation department office chair in the San Diego, California office of an international law firm. Ms. Stagg was also a principal in the San Diego, California office of an international intellectual property law firm where she was chair of its diversity initiative.

Experience:

  • Obtained judgment of dismissal (after severing case from multi-district litigation proceeding) for government sponsored financial services enterprise in connection with consumer class action alleging violations of TILA, RESPA and California consumer law statutes over forced place flood insurance policies.
  • Represented an internet-based retailer on privacy issues associated with class action litigation under the California Invasion of Privacy Act. Case settled prior to class certification motion.
  • Represented a San Diego, California biopharmaceutical company and individual officers in the defense of a trade secret action brought by former employer. Successfully moved the trial court for a detailed trade secret statement from the plaintiff prior to providing the defendants’ responses to discovery related to the alleged trade secrets. In the published appellate opinion, established the right of California defendants in cases involving claims of misappropriation to obtain a trade secret statement with a higher level of particularity where the alleged trade secrets are in a highly specialized technical field.
  • Represented hospitality chain in connection with TCPA class action. Obtained judgment of dismissal after conducting initial investigation which showed plaintiff’s claims lacked merit.
  • Represented semiconductor manufacturer in connection with declaratory action regarding employee non-compete agreement. Obtained stay of action and negotiated favorable settlement for client.
  • Defended non-profit student loan provider in connection with two California consumer class actions alleging invasion of privacy over allegedly unauthorized recording of telephone calls. Obtained dismissals of both cases.
  • Represented a major hard drive manufacturer located in Silicon Valley in the defense of a consumer class action alleging defective hard drives and breach of product warranty. Defeated class certification and obtained summary judgment of dismissal in favor of manufacturer after successfully excluding plaintiffs’ liability expert.
  • Defended scientist/officer/inventor accused by bankruptcy trustee for former employer of breaching his fiduciary duty in connection with new startup funding opportunity. Obtained summary judgment in bankruptcy court adversary proceeding.
  • Achieved favorable settlement for client in connection with defense of same-day delivery service in employment class action over drivers’ independent contractor status.
  • Defended commercial bank in connection with class action alleging violation of California false advertising statutes over free gift reward program. Negotiated favorable settlement of case.
  • Represented internet-based floral company in defense of class action alleging false advertising over product description. Case resolved successfully prior to class certification motion.
  • Defended government sponsored financial services enterprise in connection with multiple state class actions filed by local officials seeking payment of transfer taxes for foreclosure document recordings. Obtained rulings (upheld on appeal) that no transfer taxes were due.
  • Obtained TRO and preliminary injunction against former officer of California bioscience company in trade secret misappropriation action. Obtained forensic evidence establishing that the officer copied and then deleted files from computer after being served with a turnover order from the court. Case settled after issuance of preliminary injunction.
  • After being brought in by client as successor counsel after initial class certification ruling, conducted post-certification discovery and obtained order decertifying a previously-certified three state class action as to damages.
  • Defended student loan provider in connection with California debtor claims alleging fraud and false advertising in connection with certain fees paid upon loan disbursement. Obtained dismissal prior to hearing on motion to amend to add class allegations.
  • Represented telecommunications company in California class action alleging false advertising regarding description of fees and charges. Obtained summary judgment in favor of telecommunications company after statewide class initially certified. Judgment affirmed after appeal.
  • Represented semiconductor manufacturer in connection with declaratory action regarding employee non-compete agreement. Obtained stay of action and negotiated favorable settlement for client.
  • Represented a large California health plan in defending alleged class action violations of the Mental Health Parity Act, alleged unfair business practices, and alleged violations of the Unruh Act in a class action brought in California Superior Court. Case settled prior to trial.
  • Achieved favorable settlement for client in connection with defense of retail merchandising company in wage and hour class action.

Education:

  • California Western School of Law, J.D. (1991)cum laude
  • Franklin & Marshall College, B.A., Government (1983)

Admissions:

  • California (1991)

Court Admissions:

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Clerkships:

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit – Honorable David R. Thompson

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Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP  can handle cases related to laws concerning Financial Services, Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes, Entertainment, Employment, Class Action, Health Care, Antitrust & Trade, Privacy, Securities Offerings. We manually verify each attorney’s practice areas before approving their profiles and reviews on our website.
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Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP  is located at 12255 El Camino Real #250, San Diego, CA 92130, USA. You can reach out to Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP  using their phone line 858.350.6156. You can also check their website kilpatricktownsend.com or email them at [email protected].
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