Ramanda Luper has a broad range of experience in resolving complex civil disputes for clients in the pharmaceutical, medical device, media and entertainment, and transportation industries. Ramanda has handled all aspects of litigation from initial briefing, through written discovery and depositions, and ultimately to trial in federal and state courts.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Ramanda defended a pharmaceutical company in a nationwide mass tort litigation alleging injuries resulting from receipt of a vaccine. Additionally, she successfully moved to dismiss without leave to amend various putative class actions. She also has experience defending pharmaceutical companies against products liability claims arising from implanted medical devices and prescription medications and defending a national rental car company against products liability and negligence claims.
Ramanda is actively involved in pro bono matters, including litigations involving modern-day debtors' prisons, violations of the implied warranty of habitability, and representing survivors of domestic abuse.
- University of California, Irvine (J.D. magna cum laude 2016; Research Editor, UC Irvine Law Review); University of California, Los Angeles (B.A. in Political Science with emphasis on International Relations 2012)
- California and U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Central, Eastern, and Northern Districts of California
- Law Clerk to Judge Margaret B. Seymour, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina (2016-2017)