Ellen Caro is a litigation associate in Orrick’s San Francisco office. Her practice focuses on complex commercial and antitrust litigation. She also has experience with employment litigation, including discrimination, harassment and trade secret disputes.

While in law school, Ellen served as a legal intern in the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California and the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office. Before law school, she worked as a paralegal for the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice in San Francisco.

  • Ellen's representative engagements include the following:

    • Represents Microsoft Corporation in multiple antitrust and commercial actions in California and elsewhere in the United States and abroad.
    • Represents Netflix in a dispute involving Netflix's recruitment of employees from a competitor and the legality of the competitor's employment contracts.
    • Represents Delta Dental in connection with challenges to Delta’s contractual relations with its member dentists.
    • Represented a medical device manufacturer in a lawsuit alleging harassment and discrimination brought by a former temporary contract worker.
    • Represented various consumer electronics companies in litigation alleging trade secret misappropriation in connection with the hiring of plaintiffs’ former employees.