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Koren (“Kori”) Bell is a bilingual Spanish-speaking lawyer who litigates high-stakes trials and appeals in courtrooms across the country. Praised for her advocacy—described by courts as “superb,” “topnotch,” and among “the best I’ve seen”—Kori has handled some of our nation’s most complex trials and appeals. She is a tenacious and creative litigator who represents prominent clients in high-profile white collar defense matters—including as Counsel of Record in a case she advanced to, and argued before, the U.S. Supreme Court. She also represents individuals and companies as both plaintiffs and defendants in a broad array of complex civil litigation, including high-stakes commercial disputes and widely publicized civil rights suits, and in sensitive investigations. Kori is fluent in Spanish and has served as a trusted advisor to clients from all over the world.


  • 555 South Flower Street, Suite 4400
    Los Angeles, CA 90071


  • Spanish


  • Yale University , J.D., graduated 2003
  • Swarthmore College, B.A., graduated 1998

Bar Admissions

  • California, The State Bar of California
  • New York, The New York State Bar


  • Hispanic National Bar Association - Member
  • Latina Lawyers Bar Association - Member
  • Mexican American Bar Association - Judicial Externship Program Committee Member
  • Los Angeles Chapter of the Federal Bar Association - Board Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association - Membership Committee Co-Chair
  • American Bar Association's Judicial Intern Opportunity Program - Advisory Committee Member
  • The Chancery Club of Los Angeles - Member
  • Los Angeles Chapter of the Women's White Collar Defense Association - Member

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S.D.C. Central District of California

Federal Clerkships

  • United States Court of Appeals

Larson LLP
Los Angeles, California

9 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

2 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar


  • Daily Journal, "Top Women Lawyers" (2022)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Attorneys" (2022)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Women of Influence: Attorneys" (2021-2022)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Thriving In Their 40s" (2021)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Top Women Attorneys in Los Angeles" (2020)
  • Los Angeles Business Journal, "Most Influential Women Lawyers" (2019)


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