Angel L. Garrett

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Education

  • J.D., cum laude, 2006
    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign College of Law
  • B.S., Regents Scholar, Haas Undergraduate Business Program, 2003
    University of California, Berkeley
  • B.A, 2003
    University of California, Berkeley

Professional Career

  • 2012 - Present
    Trucker Huss
    San Francisco, California
  • 2008 - 2012
    Associate
    Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP
    San Francisco, California
  • 2007 - 2008
    Associate, Kraw & Kraw, LLP
    San Jose, California
  • 2006 - 2007
    Associate
    Kostopoulos & Associates, PLLC
    Warren, Michigan

Professional Licenses
and Affiliations

  • Co-Chair, Mentorship Committee, Queen’s Bench Bar Association of the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Co-Chair, Employment Committee, Asian American Bar Association
  • Member, The State Bar of California
  • Member, The State Bar of Michigan
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Bar Association of San Francisco

Angel represents plan sponsors, fiduciaries, and service providers in ERISA class action and single plaintiff lawsuits nationwide. Angel has a broad range of expertise in employee benefit and fiduciary breach matters.

She has counseled and defended clients in the areas of employee stock valuation, use of employer stock in retirement plans, investment of plan assets, executive compensation arrangements, disability claims, and church and governmental plans. Angel has managed cases in all stages of litigation in state and federal courts, and before arbitration panels and administrative agencies.

Along with her litigation practice, Angel provides advice to public and private employers and non-profit organizations on a variety of issues, including those related to fiduciary responsibility, prohibited transactions, benefit claims, disclosure obligations, and qualified domestic relations orders. Angel also represents plan fiduciaries in Department of Labor investigations. With her legal and business background, Angel is able to provide practical advice that does not interfere with her client’s business operations and prevents costly and unnecessary litigation.

Angel has been recognized as a 2015 and 2016 Rising Star by the Northern California Super Lawyers publication. She is admitted to practice in California and Michigan. Angel is also fluent in Mandarin and Taiwanese.