Career Profiles

Christine Walton ‘12

Associate Attorney, Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP

Christine Walton ‘12

What do you do at your job?
“I represent insurance companies, third party administrators, and employers in defending workers’ compensation claims.”

What excites you most about your job?
“Every day is very different, and I get to handle and experience many different aspects of litigation, including doctor and applicant depositions, trials, lien trials, depositions, and hearings.”

How did your experience at Whittier Law School prepare you for this position?
“Many professors at Whittier Law School helped me prepare for this position by teaching me how to think on my feet, how to analyze facts, and how to have confidence in my abilities as a lawyer.”

Do you have any advice for those seeking employment in your industry?
“Network! Reach out to those doing this area of law and learn more about how they got started.”