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Marylin Jenkins

Senior Counsel
Office

San Francisco

One Embarcadero Center
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94111
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Fax: 415.984.8599
Education
B.A., Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts
M.A., Georgetown University, Washington DC
J.D., Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California, Best Oral Advocate, First Year Moot Court
State Bar Licenses
California
Massachusetts
New York
Court Admissions
U.S. District Ct., C.D. of California
U.S. District Ct., E.D. of California
U.S. District Ct., N.D. of California
U.S. District Ct., S.D. of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. District Ct., S.D. of New York
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Marylin Jenkins

Senior Counsel

As an experienced and successful trial lawyer and former general counsel in the energy industry, Senior Counsel Marylin Jenkins brings a unique perspective to the comprehensive care of clients with environmental, maritime, and related litigation and administrative issues. She has handled everything from single site pollution cases through representation of a Fortune 10 company in the largest Superfund site in EPA history. Marylin also has extensive and specific experience with insurance coverage and buyouts in environmental matters. She has tried more than 40 matters to judgment/verdict in both state and federal courts and before administrative agencies, and has not lost one yet.

Specific Litigation Matters

  • Lead trial counsel for natural foods manufacturer in federal court Prop 65 and CLRA class actions
  • Lead trial counsel for Fortune 20 company in Lower Passaic River Superfund site, the largest Superfund matter in EPA history, involving dioxin, PCBs, and natural resource damages claims, both state and federal
  • Lead trial counsel for major petroleum refining company in Superfund environmental litigation in South Valley, Albuquerque, NM 
  • Lead trial counsel for chemical manufacturer in California Superfund site, involving contaminated sediment 
  • Lead trial counsel for chemical manufacturer in PCE/TCE water and soil contamination matters, including allegations of toxic torts
  • Lead trial counsel for chemical manufacturer in Bay Area Drum site, administered under California Department of Toxic Substances Control, involving contaminated soil and groundwater
  • Lead trial counsel for refiner in multiple nationwide MTBE lawsuits
  • Lead trial counsel for refinery in alleged benzene air contamination
  • Lead trial counsel for refinery in multiple alleged Proposition 65 petroleum products lawsuits
  • Lead trial counsel for landowner in significant cost recovery litigation against its former tenant, a national waste disposal company
  • Lead trial counsel for environmental remediation company in Milltown Dam (Montana) Superfund matter
  • Lead trial counsel for environmental remediation company in Libby, Montana, Superfund site
  • Lead trial counsel for environmental remediation company in Battery Tech Superfund site, North Carolina
  • Lead trial counsel for environmental remediation company in Rocky Flats Superfund site, Colorado
  • Lead trial counsel for major gasoline refiner in multiple California antitrust actions based on alleged price fixing among refiners
  • Lead trial counsel for major gasoline refiner in multi-party FERC litigation involving issues of interstate pipeline proration and quality banks
  • Lead trial counsel for major gasoline refiner in California PUC matters involving intrastate pipeline rate settings
  • Lead trial counsel for gasoline refiner in leaking underground storage tank matters in Maryland, California, Texas, and Louisiana
  • Lead trial counsel for major gasoline refiner in litigation arising out of alleged infringement of patent for California CARB reformulated gasoline
  • Lead trial counsel for major gasoline refiner in FTC civil investigation for alleged price-fixing
  • Lead trial counsel for publicly traded real estate limited partnership arising out of failed refinancing for $500M commercial and industrial property portfolio
  • Lead trial counsel for Japanese bank arising out of failure of US government guarantees of student loan investments
  • Lead trial counsel in litigation against broker-dealer for unauthorized trading
  • Lead trial counsel for chemical manufacturer in parathion poisoning wrongful death case
  • Lead trial counsel in suit against US for fraudulent procurement and destruction of aircraft in DEA activities
  • Lead trial and appellate counsel in age discrimination case against petroleum refiner and marketer
  • Lead trial and appellate counsel for Long Beach Grand Prix Association for litigation arising out of alleged negligent course design and major injury to driver
  • Lead trial and appellate counsel to petroleum refiner for litigation arising out of alleged contaminated fuel and deaths of 25 skydivers in plane crash
  • Lead trial counsel for food manufacturer in defamation coverage and bad faith matter against insurer
  • Lead trial counsel for insurer in bad faith case arising out of advertising coverage
  • Lead trial counsel in aircraft products liability matters for both rotorcraft and fixed wing aircraft
  • Lead trial counsel for steel manufacturer in multiple soil subsidence matters