Linda K. Rurangirwa

Partner

San Francisco 415.523.8377
Los Angeles 310.272.8101
Las Vegas 702.979.2132

Education

University of Minnesota School of Law, JD
St. Louis University School of Public Health, MPH
Creighton University, BS

Bar Admissions

State Bar of California
State Bar of Nevada
U.S.D.C., Central District of California
U.S.D.C., Southern District of California
U.S.D.C., District of Nevada
9th Circuit, Court of Appeals

Bio

Linda is a Partner in Daehnke Stevens LLP and works in the Los Angeles, San Francisco and Las Vegas offices.  Linda specializes in medical malpractice and dental malpractice, as well as healthcare-related litigation in California and Nevada.  She defends physicians, dentists, hospitals and healthcare professionals against professional liability actions.

Linda has second-chaired several medical malpractice jury trials to verdict.

Linda also defends dentists before the dental board and consults with clients with regard to HIPAA compliance and reporting of suspected HIPAA violations.

Linda graduated from Creighton University with a degree in Chemistry. She then attended St. Louis University School of Public Health and obtained a Masters of Public Health in Epidemiology.  Thereafter, she attended University of Minnesota School of Law, graduating cum laude with a Juris Doctor.

Linda is a member of the State Bar of California and a member of the State Bar of Nevada.  She is also a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and its Litigation Section as well as the Bar Association of San Francisco.  She is licensed to practice before all courts of the states of Nevada and California, as well as the United States District Court, Central and Southern District of California, and the District of Nevada.  She is a member of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada, Defense Research Institute, the Health Care Compliance Association, and Las Vegas HEALS.

Linda has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in the years 2007, 2009-2011 and 2013-2016.

Distinctions & Affiliations

Awards and Honors

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars (2007, 2009-2011, 2013-2016)

Bar Activities

  • Association of Southern California Defense Counsel – Member
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada – Member
  • Defense Research Institute – Member
  • Health Care Compliance Association – Member
  • Las Vegas HEALS – Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association – Member
  • The Bar Association of San Francisco – Member