Ms. Valentine has dedicated her career in the practice of law to advocating for the vulnerable elderly, injured and the infirm. Her clients ages span from newborn children to elderly as old as 104. She practices predominately in the areas of elder abuse and medical malpractice.
Ms. Valentine is an Associate with the American Board of Trial Advocates. She has twice been the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association’s Top Gun award recipient as the top Elder Abuse litigator. She was also recognized in 2008 as a California Trial Lawyers Associations “Street Fighter” Award finalist. She was also named a Super Lawyer each year from 2014 through present. Super Lawyers Southern California Magazine also named her as one of the top 50 Orange County lawyers and Top 50 Women lawyers in Southern California in 2017 and 2018.
She serves on the Board of Governors for the Consumer Attorneys of California. Ms. Valentine served on the Board of Directors for the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association from 2007 through 2011. She is also a member of CAALA, OCTLA, OCBA, the American Association for Justice and the American Jurist Association.