Faculty Biography

Vickie E. Turner

Adjunct Professor of Law

  • JD, 1982, University of San Diego
  • BS, 1978, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Areas of Expertise

Professor Turner teaches products liability.

Professional Experience

Turner has more than 30 years of experience in complex litigation involving corporations with an emphasis in product liability, warranty, and general business litigation. She is a partner at Wilson Turner Kosmo, and previously was an associate and partner with Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps.

Honors and Affiliations

Turner is a member of the Product Liability Advisory Council. She is the former chair of the Ethnic Minority Relations Committee for the San Diego County Bar Association. She belongs to the Louis M. Welsh American Inn of Court, and is an advisory board member for the Lawyers Club of San Diego. Turner serves as membership chairperson for the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association.

Turner has received a number of honors and awards including: the Outstanding Trial Lawyer award from the San Diego Trial Lawyer Association. She was selected as one of California's Top Women Litigators in 2005 by the Los Angeles Daily Journal, and named one of San Diego's top five product liability defense attorneys by San Diego Super Lawyers from 2007 to 2011. She was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2010 and 2011 in the area of product liability, and named by Best Lawyers as the 2012 San Diego Product Liability Litigation-Defendants Lawyer of the Year.

Fall 2013 Classes

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