Jane Carter advises clients on the best strategies to succeed in litigation and business. She represents domestic and international companies in all phases of litigation, arbitration, and government investigations, with a focus on privacy, employment, intellectual property, and contract disputes. Having spent her childhood between Northwest China and Hawaii, she is also adept at navigating business relationships across cultures.

Clients rely on Jane's ability to be business-oriented and big-picture when evaluating and executing litigation strategy. Jane has litigated numerous dispositive motions in state and federal courts and has secured favorable rulings for clients in mediation and complex discovery matters.

Education and admissions

Education

Certificate of Business and Public Policy, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011

J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2011

B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2007

Memberships

Member, California Bar Association

Member, Texas Bar Association

Bar admissions and qualifications

California

Texas

Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US)

Court admissions

U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

U.S. District Court, Central District of California

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Representative experience

Defended multinational technology company in consumer class action over privacy claims.

Counseled international organization on labor and employment risks and strategies in California.

Advised national and international companies on privacy and security risks and compliance.

Represented grant-making foundation in mediation of employment and intellectual property dispute.

Defended drug-testing company in multiple trade secret and employment disputes.

Defended multinational technology company in numerous patent infringement and copyright disputes.

Represented national pharmaceutical company in multiple government investigations.

Represented kidney dialysis company in internal company investigations.

Defended Chinese maritime company in ICC arbitration over contract disputes.

Represented Colombian national oil entity in ICC arbitration over contract disputes.

Defended Dutch construction company in fraud and contract disputes.

Conducted federal immigration and state court proceedings through Kids in Need of Defense.

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