Shayne Heller LaChapelle
Shayne Heller LaChapelle is an attorney who has dedicated her entire career to protecting the rights of those who are catastrophically injured or whose family member has been killed by the negligent or wrongful conduct of others, product malfunctions/failures, or injuries on premises.
Shayne Heller LaChapelle is a native of Southern California. She attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison (B.A., 1998) and DePaul University College of Law (J.D., 2001). She began her career with The Cochran Firm, clerking in both the Los Angeles and Chicago offices. Upon passing the 2001 California Bar exam, Mrs. LaChapelle joined The Cochran Firm – Los Angeles, as an attorney. In 2005, she joined forces with her father at The Heller Law Firm, later called Heller LaChapelle, APC. Mrs. LaChapelle joined the Law Offices of Gerald S. Ohn in 2018.
From 2004 through 2007, and 2009 through 2011, Shayne Heller LaChapelle was selected for inclusion in the Southern California Super Lawyers – Rising Star magazine, a distinction only reserved for only 2.5% of lawyers in the State.
Shayne Heller LaChapelle prides herself in representing her clients with confidence, commitment and compassion.
DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
Bachelor of Arts in English (emphasis in Spanish language)
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
State Bar of California #218360, 2001
California U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 2002
Super Lawyers, Southern California Rising Star | Seven-Time Recipient
The Price of Celebrity: when a child's star-studded career amounts to nothing,
10 DePaul-LCA J. Art & Ent. L. 161, Fall, 1999
From Alvarez to Zelig: The A to Z of Third Party Criminal Activity and Premises Liability,
The Advocate (CAALA), April, 2005
State Bar of California
Los Angeles Bar Association
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
Consumer Attorneys of California
American Association of Justice
Settlement Officer, Los Angeles Superior Court, Personal Injury Settlement Conference Program; Volunteer, AAJ/CAALA Mock Trial Competition