John Badalich

Managing Associate

Los Angeles

John Badalich is a managing associate in the Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution group. 

John represents clients in complex litigation matters in both federal and state courts. John is a member of the Orrick trial team that obtained three complete defense verdicts for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in three jury trials across the United States in the span of just ten months. With significant experience in high-stakes litigation matters, John litigates cases on behalf of technology companies, sports associations, investment firms, retailers, colleges and universities, and individuals. John is also active in pro bono matters, primarily focusing his practice on representing veterans before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.