Biography Details

Jessica L. Becerra

Jessica L. Becerra
Associate

Jessica L. Becerra is an Associate in the Orange County office of Manning & Kass. She is a member of the Appellate Law Strategy, Writs, and Appeals Team (SWAT).

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Becerra graduated with honors in 2014 from the University of California, Irvine with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in History. Following her time at UC Irvine, Ms. Becerra attended law school at Pepperdine University School of Law, graduating in 2018. Ms. Becerra also received a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. During her time at Pepperdine, she was the Managing Editor of Pepperdine’s Dispute Resolution Law Journal, had her journal article, The Possibility of Using Alternative Dispute Resolution for Election Law Disputes, published in Volume XVIII Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal, served as a Co-Chair of the Pepperdine Law Honor Board, and was an Assistant Resident Director for Pepperdine University Housing and Residence Life.

As a law student, Ms. Becerra was a judicial extern for the Honorable Mark Houle in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California and a law clerk for a workwear manufacturer and distributor. Prior to joining Manning & Kass, Ms. Becerra represented plaintiffs in class actions, product liability, mass torts, business fraud, and consumer protection litigation.

Memberships

  • California Young Lawyers Association
  • Riverside County Bar Association
  • San Bernardino County Bar Association

Admission

  • California

Courts

  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California

Education

  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • University of California, Irvine, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Minor in History
    • Graduated with honors