Collin James Vierra is a litigation associate in the Palo Alto office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He practices in the firm’s Appellate and Constitutional Law, Class Actions, and Litigation Departments. Mr. Vierra represents clients in high-stakes disputes including consumer class actions, unfair competition claims, environmental disputes, government investigations, and criminal matters. He specializes in science-heavy litigation and in disputes with major economic and public policy implications. His corporate clients include JUUL Labs, Inc., Chevron Corp., HomeAway, Inc., and Riverbed Technology, Inc., among others.
Mr. Vierra’s representative matters include:
Mr. Vierra also maintains an active pro bono practice. Recently, he was part of a team that secured a favorable settlement for a California prison inmate for violation of his First Amendment rights. Mr. Vierra currently represents several immigration clients in removal proceedings and an Army veteran seeking benefits for trauma sustained during service.
Mr. Vierra graduated from Stanford Law School and Stanford University in 2018, where he earned his Juris Doctor and Master of Arts in Economics, respectively. At Stanford, Mr. Vierra was a Gregory Terrill Cox Fellow in the John M. Olin Program in Law and Economics. Mr. Vierra graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and was a member of the Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honor Society.
Mr. Vierra is admitted to practice law in the State of California.
Stanford University - 2018 Juris Doctor
Stanford University - 2018 Master of Arts
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 2015 Bachelor of Science