SENIOR TRIAL ATTORNEY
Jill J. Parker specializes in complex litigation. For more than a decade, she has been fighting for the rights of California workers and consumers through class action litigation. Jill has practiced in such areas as consumer fraud, discrimination, and wage theft, including unpaid wages, missed meal and rest breaks, and worker misclassification cases. She has represented thousands of employees as certified class counsel in both state and federal court and has obtained millions of dollars in relief on behalf of workers.
Jill holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University, a Master of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Southern California.
Jill is a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, and the John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles.
SENIOR TRIAL ATTORNEY
Ben’s practice focuses primarily on representing plaintiffs in catastrophic personal injury, wrongful termination, and wage-and-hour cases. Prior to joining Blackstone Law, Ben practiced at two Vault 100 law firms and a highly respected litigation boutique, where he represented large businesses and Fortune 500 companies in all types of civil litigation, including intellectual property, real estate, healthcare, securities, and complex commercial disputes. He has also served as general counsel to a blockchain start-up company.
Ben graduated with honors from The George Washington University Law School, where he was a member of the Public Contract Law Journal and a recipient of the 2012 Distinguished Member Award. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.A. in U.S. History. He has been selected as a Super Lawyers: Rising Star for 2021 and is an active member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.
Joana Fang is an Associate Attorney with expertise in personal injury, insurance litigation, class action, employment litigation, and consumer protection laws.
Ms. Fang has extensive experience in case management and all aspects of litigation, from drafting the complaint to engaging in the discovery process, settlement negotiations, and preparing for trial. During her legal career, she has helped her clients obtain six and seven figures as compensation for their injuries.
Ms. Fang is a prolific writer who has written and published numerous articles on Law360, The Recorder, and Daily Journal. She has also led seminars on taking depositions and litigating sexual abuse cases against schools and public entities.
Ms. Fang holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies and Media Studies from University of California, Berkeley, and a Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where she was a production editor on the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review.
Ms. Fang is licensed to practice in California and all districts of the United States District Court in California.
Mireya was born and raised in Long Beach, California. After completing her bachelor’s degree in psychology at Grand Canyon University, she obtained two prior internships in law firms in Los Angeles. She now works as a claim’s management assistant at Blackstone Law. As an assistant she has the crucial role of communicating with clients and handling the medical treatment process. She is bilingual in both English and Spanish. Mireya looks forward to spending each day helping clients obtain the treatment they need throughout this process.
SENIOR LITIGATION ASSISTANT
Joanna is the Senior Litigation Assistant at Blackstone Law, APC. Born and raised in Los Angeles, she graduated from ELAC with a degree in Legal Secretarial procedures. She has over 15 years of experience in labor and employment law with extensive knowledge in class action litigation, both in state and federal court. She has assisted in numerous trials with senior partners that resulted in significant verdicts for the firm’s clients. Joanna’s passion and focus lies with providing support to others, making her a favorite amongst our clients.
Joanna is also a rescue dog advocate. In her spare time, she spends time with her two rescue dogs, Scarlett, her Jack Russell terrier, and John Rambo, her three-legged chihuahua. During football season, you can find Joanna rooting for her Green Bay Packers.
Gaby is the intake specialist at Blackstone Law. Gaby has a wealth of experience in employment law and is very passionate about helping clients pursue claims when they are wronged and deserve justice. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. Gaby is an old soul and loves classic rock and during her free time, you can find her at an amusement park, eating, or spending time with family.
HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
Stephany offers administrative support for the team and handles daily tasks and operations. Stephany graduated from University of California, San Diego in 2019, earning her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. In addition to being a natural team player and a detail-oriented individual, Stephany is also a positive person with a can-do attitude. Outside of work, she enjoys watching true crime documentaries, hiking, and spending quality time with her family.