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Karen J. Petrulakis '93
Karen Petrulakis joined the Office of General Counsel as Deputy General Counsel – Litigation, Labor & Employment at the University of California in January 2011. Prior to joining the office, Ms. Petrulakis was a partner in the Litigation and Labor & Employment groups of Crowell & Moring LLP in San Francisco, where she handled complex commercial litigation and employment litigation on behalf of the University of California and other public entities as well as private companies in a wide range of industries. As Deputy General Counsel, Ms. Petrulakis oversees the Litigation, Labor & Employment division, encompassing a broad range of litigation as well as employment law, benefits and labor law. She received her B.A. in 1988 (with high honors, Phi Beta Kappa) from the University of California at Berkeley and her J.D. in 1993 from Stanford Law School, where she served as Notes Editor of the Stanford Law Review.