Charles K. LaPlante

Charles K. LaPlante

515 S. Flower Street, Suite 1020
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone:
213-412-2675
Fax:
213-652-1992
Email:

Practice Areas

  • Toxic Tort
  • Construction Law
  • Product Liability
  • Environmental Law

Charles K. LaPlante is an Associate attorney whose practice is focused in the areas of toxic tort, construction defect, product liability, and environmental law.  Charlie has obtained favorable outcomes for his clients in complex litigation, including: securing a dismissal of a consumer protection claim brought against a mortgage company; successfully defending appeal of an order requiring a bond to secure a preliminary injunction; and drafting a petition for review to the California Supreme Court in an inverse condemnation action.  Prior to joining Bassi Edlin Huie & Blum, Charlie was a Litigation Associate with two large international defense firms, and also held similar positions with two boutique firms.
 
In 2008 Charles obtained his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was on the Editorial Board of the Virginia Law Review and earned a Dean’s Scholarship.  In 2005 he graduated cum laude from Miami University of Ohio with a B.S. in physics.  As an undergraduate, Charlie distinguished himself academically by receiving a National Merit Scholarship, an Undergraduate Summer Scholarship, and a place on the Dean’s List.