DLA Piper partner Angela Agrusa is of the country’s top litigation attorneys, handling high-stake matters that command headlines and shape legal precedent. In the last five years alone, Agrusa has successfully defended her clients in more than 50 putative class actions with combined potential exposure of over $100 billion. Her track record has resulted in long-term partnerships with such iconic brands as Danone, Hilton, Chipotle and Motel 6. Agrusa is the managing partner of DLA Piper’s Los Angeles offices, helping grow the firm’s presence in the market. She is an active, successful recruiter and has brought in several high-profile lateral partners in recent months. She is also on the firm’s Executive Board (its first Latinx board member) and co-chair of the firm’s Business and Commercial Litigation sub-practice, and its Food and Beverage sub-sector. She is also the executive sponsor of the firm’s Hispanic Latino Resource Group.