Shawna Forbes-King is a highly experienced trial attorney who has dedicated her entire legal career to the vigorous representation of plaintiffs who have been subjected to the negligence of others. Since 2011, she has obtained tens of millions of dollars for her clients in cases throughout California.
Prior to joining Blackstone Law, Shawna was an associate at Waters, Kraus, and Paul where she represented plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death cases against some of the largest companies in the United States, including Chevron, General Electric, Honeywell, and Johnson and Johnson. Shawna received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School and a Bachelor of Arts with university and departmental honors in Psychology from California State University, San Bernardino.
In law school, Shawna competed on the ABA moot court team winning the regional best brief award in 2011. She is also a graduate of the Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles’ prestigious Plaintiffs Trial Academy.
In her spare time, Shawna enjoys traveling and volunteering her time to give back to the community. She also likes to catch the newest episode of Project Runway with her bulldog Winston.