Jessica Stebbins Bina > Latham & Watkins LLP > Century City, United States > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
United States

Work Department

Jessica Stebbins Bina is a partner in the Litigation & Trial Department. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, with substantial experience in the entertainment and media industry.

Ms. Stebbins Bina has represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts. She has tried complex cases to successful jury verdicts, and has extensive motion and discovery experience. She has also litigated numerous cases through successful appeals, and argued before both the state and federal appellate courts. Her extensive litigation experience has also enabled her to assist clients in obtaining early, favorable settlements through strategic approaches.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Media and entertainment: litigation

Based in California with an international reach, the team at Latham & Watkins LLP consists of heavy-hitting practitioners covering the whole media and entertainment industry as evidenced by the team’s representation of Spotify against the Copyright Royalty Board in the appellate court’s vacation of the Board’s decision to increase royalty rates. Trial and appellate litigator Marvin S. Putnam leads the firm’s practice, dividing his time between Century City and Los Angeles, and additionally advises on pre-publication reviews as well as internal investigations. His Century City based colleague Jessica Stebbins Bina is an expert trial lawyer with a complementary reputation management practice, currently leading the team in its representation of Pandora Media in a class action against members of the rock band ‘The Turtles’. Also from the Century City office, Laura Washington often works alongside Putnam, recently in the representation of Miramax in cases arising out the Weinstein-related litigation, and represents her clients in complex corporate matters. Another Century City practitioner and specialist in restricting his clients exposure to litigation, Robert Ellison further handles internal investigations and cases with a high media profile, such as the firm’s work for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.