Taline Markarian joined Peterson Bradford Burkwitz in 2019. Ms. Markarian’s practice is focused on civil litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice, as well as defending public entities against employment claims in administrative and civil actions.
Ms. Markarian graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Arts in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing. She received her law degree from Western State College of Law, where she graduated with honors and was the recipient of the Dean’s Merit Scholarship.
During her time at Western State, she clerked for a civil litigation firm specializing in mass tort and class action cases, as well as externed and interned for the Orange County and Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Offices as a Certified Law Clerk where she independently conducted court hearings and garnered her skills in litigation. Ms. Markarian was awarded Western State’s Exceptional Public Service Award, for her time spent interning for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Moreover, during her time in law school, she co-founded the Western State Armenian Law Student’s Association.
Ms. Markarian was admitted to the California State Bar in 2019 and may practice before all court in the State of California.