Luke Punnakanta is Special Counsel in the Long Beach office and is a member of the Business, Property & Construction and Litigation practice groups. Before joining DWK, Luke was a litigation associate at a law firm in Los Angeles, where he focused on healthcare and employment litigation in both state and federal courts. Luke has experience litigating complex class and individual actions in highly regulated and developing areas of law.
In law school at the University of Southern California, Luke served as Senior Submissions Editor of the Southern California Law Review. He also served as a Law Clerk for the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office in the Criminal Division and externed for Justice Judith Ashmann-Gerst at the California Court of Appeal.