Carrie S. Lin

Carrie S. Lin Partner

P 415 527 2802 F 415 512 6791
201 Spear Street, 18th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
201 Spear Street, 18th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105

A partner with MG+M, Carrie Lin is a trusted and effective litigator specializing in complex litigation matters. With nine years of experience in complex litigation, Carrie currently serves as Regional Coordinating Counsel for a major manufacturing company in asbestos litigation. She is responsible for the management of this company’s asbestos litigation on the West Coast, including California, Washington, Oregon, New Mexico, Arizona and Hawaii. In this role Carrie also coordinates and drafts summary judgment motions and motions in limine in state and federal court in multiple jurisdictions, and develops and prepares the trial and deposition testimony of expert witnesses and corporate representatives. Carrie participates in all aspects of trial preparation in multiple state jurisdictions to ensure the client achieves the optimal result.

Carrie’s non-asbestos product liability experience includes prosecution of personal injury claims against tobacco companies, at both the trial court level and on appeal. She has also represented plaintiffs in employment class action litigation both prior to and after the class certification process in state and federal court.

Carrie is a graduate of the University of California, Hastings College of Law, in San Francisco. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from New York University in Comparative Literature in 2001. Carrie served as a law clerk to San Francisco Superior Court judges Ronald Quidachay and James Warren in the Civil Law and Motion Department. In law school she served as a Summer Honors Law Clerk for the California Attorney General’s Office, working in the field of Energy and Corporate Compliance, in addition to externships with the Marin County Public Defender’s Office and the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.

Carrie is a member of the California bar and also admitted to practice before all United States District Courts in California, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She has been admitted to practice law in California since 2006.

Bar Admissions
  • California
  • U.S. District Court -
    Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - 9th Circuit
  • University of California - Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2006
  • New York University, B.A., 2001


  • Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • AM Best Recommended Insurance Attorney


  • MG+M Diversity & Inclusion Committee
  • California Bar Association
  • Asian American Bar Association (Bay Area Chapter)
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AM Best Recommended Insurance Attorney
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