Claudia Vetesi is a partner at Morrison Foerster LLP where she focuses her practice on the defense of consumer class actions, and on complex commercial litigation, including unfair competition, false advertising, privacy issues, contract and licensing disputes, financial services litigation, and trade secrets misappropriation. She regularly counsels clients in the food, retail, financial, and technology industries. She also represents companies in false advertising disputes before the National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. Claudia is an editor and frequent contributor to the firm’s Class Dismissed blog and is a co-author of Chapter 7, Unfair Competition, in California Business Litigation 2016, The Recorder.
Claudia is active in the firm’s pro bono efforts and has appeared in federal court numerous times on behalf of clients in various criminal matters. She is a member of the American Inns of Court, and a recipient of the State Bar of California’s Wiley W. Manuel Award for public service.
She received her J.D. degree in 2004 from Berkeley Law (Boalt Hall School of Law), where she was an associate editor of the Berkeley Technology Law Journal.