Ms. Vine is a member of the Insurance Coverage Practice Group. As a director, she represents insurance company clients and concentrates her practice on the defense of complex insurance coverage litigation relating to environmental, asbestos and toxic tort claims. Her practice has involved cases venued in state and federal courts in jurisdictions throughout the United States. Kristen also counsels her clients in a variety of pre-litigation matters involving commercial general liability, excess and umbrella liability and pollution legal liability policies, including evaluating and resolving potential coverage disputes before they result in litigation.
Kristen earned her J.D. from the University of Southern California School of Law and she received her Bachelor of Arts in political science and law and society from the University of California at Santa Barbara. She is admitted to practice in Washington, D.C., Virginia and California.
Kristen serves as Chair of the Firm’s Women’s Initiative Committee and as a member of the Marketing Committee.