Belinda M. Vega

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Appointed Commissioner

Term Expiration: Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Belinda M. Vega is Senior Counsel at Hirschmann Law Group, P.C. She represents clients in all phases of litigation in federal and state courts, and in alternative dispute resolution proceedings. She specializes in complex commercial civil litigation, including securities, intellectual property and antitrust litigation and in white collar criminal defense. Ms. Vega also provides strategic counseling to in-house counsel on compliance and corporate best practices.

Before joining Hirschmann Law Group, Ms. Vega practiced with O’Melveny & Myers LLP from 1999 to 2011 in the White Collar Criminal Defense, Antitrust Competition and E-Discovery Practice Groups. She has represented clients such as Exxon Mobil Corporation, BP, Univision and Hynix Semiconductor, Inc., in numerous high profile cases.

Ms. Vega received her J.D. degree from Columbia Law School in 1999, where she served as Editor of the Columbia Business Law Review and on the executive board of the Columbia Law Women’s Association and Latin American Law Student’s Association. She graduated with Honors from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1995.

Ms. Vega was a Commissioner for the Los Angeles Rent Adjustment Commission from 2009 to 2012, appointed by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. She has served on the Board of the Ketchum-Downtown YMCA and the White Memorial Hospital Charitable Foundation. She is also a member of the American Bar, Los Angeles County Bar and Federal Bar Associations, and the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles.

Ms. Vega grew up in La Puente, California and is fluent in Spanish.