Overview

Whitney Williams focuses her practice on labor and employment law matters.

Prior to joining Littler, she was a federal judicial extern for the Hon André Birotte Jr., whom she also served as an extern during law school. Whitney was involved in Black Law Students Association, the Sports and Entertainment Law Society, and she was treasurer of OUTLaw. She was a law clerk for FOX Sports in the Business and Legal Affairs Department, a legal intern for SAG-AFTRA, and a research assistant for Associate Dean Victoria Schwartz. Whitney also was an associate editor for the Pepperdine Law Review. Whitney took classes to obtain a Certificate in Entertainment, Media, and Sports Law.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles

Member

Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles

Member

Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles

Member

National LGBT Bar Association

Member

LGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles

Recognition

Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society

Pepperdine University School of Law

Recipient, CALI Excellence for the Future Award for the highest grade in Copyright Law

Pepperdine University School of Law

Recipient, Dean’s Excellence Scholarship

Pepperdine University School of Law

2017-2020

News, Analysis & Press

Education

  • J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law, 2020
  • B.A., Pepperdine University, 2017

Bar Admission

California

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California