Mr. Devine’s practice focuses on complex civil litigation, internal investigations and white collar criminal defense. Mr. Devine defends companies facing high-stakes, multidistrict litigation, mass torts and class actions across a range of industries. He has handled matters at every phase of legal disputes, from investigation and pre-litigation counseling through litigation, trial and appeal.
Mr. Devine has served as a volunteer deputy for the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, first-chairing four jury trials to verdict for criminal offenses including driving under the influence, hit-and-run and vandalism.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Devine served as a law clerk for Judge Sandra S. Ikuta in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Mr. Devine graduated first in his class from UCLA School of Law. During law school, Mr. Devine served as articles editor of the UCLA Law Review, as well as being named a Michael T. Masin Scholar and Lawrence E. Irell Scholar. Mr. Devine received a B.A. with honors in economics from the University of California, Berkeley.