BARBARA J. ANTONIO

BARBARA J. ANTONIO is an Associate of the Firm in its Sherman Oaks, California, office.  Over the past 20 years, Ms. Antonio has counseled and represented clients in a comprehensive range of matters including insurance bad faith, toxic tort, RICO, professional negligence, employment and labor law, and disability discrimination.  Currently, she focuses her practice on representing insurance companies with regard to insurance litigation and the defense of insurance bad faith litigation. Practice Areas Insurance Bad Faith Insurance Defense Education  J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas, 1998 B.A., Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, 1992 Bar Admissions State Bar of More

JESSICA A. DETERING

JESSICA A. DETERING is an Associate of the Firm in its Sherman Oaks, California, office.  Ms. Detering practices in all areas of civil litigation including personal injury defense, insurance defense, and transportation defense. Prior to joining Tharpe & Howell, Ms. Detering was employed at a boutique law firm where she focused her practice on discovery and law and motion work. Practice Areas       Civil Litigation Insurance Defense Transportation Law        Education  J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2016 B.S., California State University, Sacramento, magna cum laude, 2013 Bar Admissions State Bar of California

VICTORIA L. GUNTHER

VICTORIA L. GUNTHER is a Senior Counsel of the Firm in its Sherman Oaks, California, office.  For almost 30 years, Ms. Gunther has counseled and defended self-insured entities, insurance companies, their insureds, and private clients in a comprehensive range of litigated matters.  Her litigation defense experience includes automobile liability, homeowners’ liability, commercial liability, premises liability, general negligence, habitability claims,  government tort liability, and insurance coverage and bad faith defense. Currently, Ms. Gunther’s practice focuses on auto and premises liability defense. Practice Areas Transportation Law Premises Liability Products Liability Civil Litigation Insurance Defense Education  J.D., Loyola Law School, 1989 B.A., California More

RENEE R. DE GOLIER

RENEE R. DE GOLIER is an Associate of the Firm in its Sherman Oaks, California, office.  Ms. De Golier currently represents clients in a wide variety of litigated and pre-litigation matters with a primary focus on products liability defense.  Prior to joining Tharpe & Howell, Ms. De Golier practiced at a boutique law firm where she handled and gained extensive experience in the areas of business transactional and related concerns, lender defense, and real property litigation defense.   Ms. De Golier has been recognized by Super Lawyers’ Magazine as a Rising Star and as a Southern California Outstanding Young Woman More

GABRIELLE E. GORDON

GABRIELLE E. GORDON is an Associate of the Firm in its Sherman Oaks, California, office. Practice Areas Civil Litigation Landlord/Tenant Real Estate Litigation Business Litigation Vehicle Finance Litigation Education  J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2016 B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2012 Bar Admissions State Bar of California