Ashley R. Rifkin and Jenny L. Dixon have joined the partnership of Robbins LLP.
January 9, 2018 (San Diego, CA) – Robbins LLP, one of the nation’s leading shareholder rights law firms, is pleased to announce that Ashley R. Rifkin and Jenny L. Dixon have been named partners of the firm.
In making the announcement, managing and founding partner Brian Robbins praised Ms. Rifkin’s and Ms. Dixon’s zealous advocacy on behalf of their clients, their precedent setting successes, and their long-standing commitment to the firm’s values and culture: “Ashley and Jenny are outstanding lawyers and they have been major contributors to a number of the firm’s litigation successes over the years. They will be valued partners in directing our firm’s future.”
Ms. Rifkin, who began her career with Robbins LLP after graduating from law school, litigates shareholder derivative, consumer, and antitrust matters, winning substantial monetary recoveries and negotiating extensive corporate governance reforms at the companies in which her clients invest. Ms. Rifkin also leads the firm’s settlement team, ensuring shareholder and court approval of settlements. Ms. Rifkin has been recognized by her peers and legal press winning acknowledgments by the Daily Transcript and receiving Super Lawyer Rising Star designations.
Ms. Dixon, who has been with the firm since 2012, has over twenty years litigation experience, with more than fifteen years devoted to prosecuting and defending shareholder derivative matters and securities class actions. Ms. Dixon also has substantial employment and complex business litigation experience. Most recently, Ms. Dixon has successfully challenged corporate governance and processes surrounding director compensation, and has helped clients recover excessive fees charged by mutual fund advisors. For her work, Ms. Dixon was acknowledged as the Best of the Bar by San Diego Business Journal. She currently sits on the Board of Governors for the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, San Diego.
Recently named a 2018 “Best Law Firm” by U.S News & World Report, Robbins LLP is a nationally recognized leader in shareholder rights litigation. In addition to shareholder rights litigation, including derivative, securities fraud, merger and acquisition, and mutual fund actions, Robbins LLP represents plaintiffs in antitrust, ERISA, whistleblower, and consumer litigation.
The firm welcomes Ms. Rifkin and Ms. Dixon to the partnership and thanks its clients, colleagues, and friends for their support and continued reliance on Robbins LLP for strategic counsel in complex litigation matters.