• Joanna Hooper Sattler

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    Los Angeles
    Direct: 310.312.4263
    General: 310.312.4000
    Fax: 310.312.4224


    Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., cum laude, 2005.
    Executive Editor, Writing Program, Georgetown International Environmental Law Review.

    Middlebury College, B.A., Environmental Studies, magna cum laude, 1999.
    Phi Beta Kappa

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    Ms. Sattler’s practice focuses on general litigation as well as labor and employment law. 

    Prior to joining Manatt, Ms. Sattler completed a Fellowship in Higher Education Law in the Office of the Vice President and General Counsel at The Johns Hopkins University, where she assisted with intellectual property litigation, labor and employment disputes, and healthcare matters.  She also interned at the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Employment Justice Center.

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    Honors & Awards

    Named an Employment Law "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers magazine, 2009, 2010, 2013.


    "When Fish Climb Ladders:  NOAA Fisheries’ Unconscionable New Interpretation of the Endangered Species Act and the Dangers it Portends for Snake River Salmon,” The Virginia Environmental Law Journal, September 2005.

    “Blowing Snow:  The National Park Service’s Disregard for Science, Law, and Public Opinion in Regulating Snowmobiling in Yellowstone National Park,” Environmental Law Reporter, November 2004.

    Memberships & Activities

    Admitted to practice in the state of California.

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