Kayla M. Robinson is a managing associate in the Westwood office. Kayla has represented insured individuals and entities in a variety of matters including major property damage, business interruption, and theft losses. She has also represented insureds in connection with third-party coverage disputes involving employment practices liability insurance, commercial general liability insurance, and high-net-worth homeowners’ insurance.

Kayla’s prior legal experience includes an appellate clerkship with the Honorable James L. Dennis of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, a fellowship with the Law Department of the New York City Housing Authority, an externship with the Honorable Shira A. Scheindlin of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York (Ret.), and internships in the Charities and Litigation Bureaus of the New York State Office of the Attorney General. Kayla graduated first in her class from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she was a member of the Cardozo Law Review.

Clerkships

  • Hon. James L. Dennis, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Admissions

  • California
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California

Education

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude & Order of the Coif, 2015)

University of British Columbia (B.A., 2012)