Joan M. Haratani


Over more than three decades, Joan Haratani has honed practical, goal oriented, strategic thinking and courtroom skills in high-exposure cases. A co-lead counsel on some of the largest mass tort litigations, Joan defends her clients in class actions, from product liability litigation, to complex licensing agreements, to trade secret indemnity issues. While her litigation experience spans industries, including retail and finance, she focuses much of her current practice on the banking and finance industries. She is co-lead national counsel for one of the world’s largest financial institutions. Joan's preferred pronouns are she/her/hers.