Ariadne Giannis is an Associate in Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles office and a member of the Complex Trial Team. Her practice focuses on commercial defense of entities and individuals in high profile, enhanced-exposure litigation claims, as well as first-party insurance claims. She excels in handling matters with compound causes of action, issues, and damages, including traumatic brain injury, complex regional pain syndrome, vicarious liability for sexual harassment, premises liability involving uninhabitability claims, multi-tortfeasor liability with express indemnity issues, and large loss subrogation arising from property damage.
Ms. Giannis brings a unique perspective to the table, having previously litigated on behalf of plaintiffs, and has been personally selected by senior insurance adjusters to evaluate cases and serve as co-chair on an “eve of trial” basis. She has first and second-chair jury trial and arbitration experience and has obtained numerous favorable settlements. Additionally, her work product has been featured as learning material for numerous attorney development and insurance claims seminars.
Ms. Giannis received her B.A. from Florida State University in 2010, where she graduated magna cum laude, and her J.D. from Loyola Law School in 2013. While in law school, she was the commencement speaker, president of the Student Bar Association, and recipient of the Dean’s Service Award and Merit Scholarship.
In her free time, Ms. Giannis enjoys working out at the gym, attending live music, and restoring furniture.