Christine Flier is Of Counsel to Olivarez Madruga Lemieux O’Neill. Ms. Flier focuses her practice on water law and municipal law. She provides transactional services to water districts, cities, and other public entities.
Prior to joining Olivarez Madruga Lemieux O’Neill, Ms. Flier worked for a private law firm in Los Angeles, specializing in criminal defense and civil litigation. Ms. Flier has significant experience on both sides of the litigation fence, having represented both plaintiffs and defendants in various civil litigation disputes that involved, among other matters, personal injury, labor and employment, business, and general liability. Ms. Flier was responsible for the managing and handling of all aspects of litigation, including preparation and practice involving pleadings, written discovery, depositions, procedural and dispositive motions, settlement conferences, and mediations.
Ms. Flier previously served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Justice Madeleine Flier in the California Court of Appeal, Second District, as a judicial extern to the Honorable Jay C. Gandhi in the United States District Court, Central District of California, and as an extern in the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, Hardcore Gang Division.
- Southwestern Law School, J.D., cum laude
- Loyola Marymount University, B.A., summa cum laude
- State Bar of California
- United States District Court, Central District of California
- United States District Court, Eastern District of California