Allison Libeu > Hueston Hennigan LLP > Los Angeles, United States > Lawyer Profile

Hueston Hennigan LLP
United States




Allison Libeu provides creative, practical, and strategic counsel to help her clients resolve complex commercial disputes and protect their business interests.

Ms. Libeu litigates high-stakes business disputes across a variety of areas, including business torts, contracts, class actions, securities fraud, and trade secrets. Ms. Libeu has successfully prosecuted and defended disputes involving company founders; the termination of C-suite executives; and claims that frequently arise in such cases, including claims related to breach of fiduciary duty and unfair competition as well as violation of non-disclosure, non-compete, and non-solicitation agreements. Her national practice includes litigation at the trial and appellate level in both federal and state courts in addition to U.S.-based and international arbitration.

Ms. Libeu consistently achieves successful outcomes for her clients both before and at trial, and has extensive experience in all stages of litigation—up to and including settlement negotiations and trial. She also regularly represents clients in appellate matters and arbitrations as well as in administrative and regulatory proceedings.

In addition to her practice, Ms. Libeu serves on the board of the Orange County chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, which promotes a dialogue between members of the Orange County bar and the county’s federal and state judges on matters affecting business litigation and the civil justice system. Ms. Libeu also sits on the board of the Constitutional Rights Foundation, an education organization dedicated to empowering Orange County youth to be active, responsible citizens.


UCLA School of Law (J.D., 2006) Order of the Coif

Chapman University (B.A., 2003, Political Science) summa cum laude

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

The trial practice of Hueston Hennigan LLP has a strong track record in obtaining favorable results for its clients. The Los Angeles-based group is often involved in disputes for significant clients from a variety of industries, such as PricewaterhouseCoopers, Inc. and BlackBerry. Practice head John Hueston  is approached by private and public sector institutions to represent them in their high-profile cases and investigations. Moez Kaba is considered to be a ‘stellar trial attorney.’ Prominent names in the Newport Beach office are Douglas Dixon, Allison Libeu and Michael Purpura, who joined in January 2021 following a position at the White House.