Darrelle M. Field is an associate in the Litigation Department at Richards, Watson & Gershon. Darrelle represents municipalities and public entities in litigation before state and federal courts.
Work for Clients
Darrelle has represented the cities of Rancho Cucamonga, Beverly Hills, Westlake Village, Jurupa Valley, and Yucaipa.
Darrelle joined Richards, Watson & Gershon in 2018 as a summer associate. While in law school, she served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye of the California Supreme Court. She also clerked for the Health, Education and Welfare section of the California Attorney General’s Office and was a Legal Writing and Research Teaching Assistant.
Honors & Awards
Senior Production Editor, Hastings Law Journal
CALI Awards for highest grades in Legal Writing and Research (2016), Bioethics and Law Seminar (2017), and Land Use Regulation (2018)
Best Moot Court Brief Award (2017)
Professional and Community Affiliations
Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association
Member, Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
- Alert // A Plaintiff Cannot File a Lawsuit Against a Public Entity Before the Entity Rejects a Government Claim11.02.2020
- Alert // Court of Appeal Overturns City Council’s Permit Denial Based on Council Member’s Behind-The-Scenes Advocacy05.21.2020
J.D., cum laude, University of California, Hastings College of the Law
B.A., with honors, University of Washington Bothell