Maria Buxton represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Ms. Buxton served as a senior law clerk to Chief Judge Kimberly J. Mueller of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California. Ms. Buxton formerly worked as an associate with an Am Law 25 firm in San Francisco where she was part of a federal trade secrets trial team.
Ms. Buxton earned her J.D. from Stanford Law School and a B.A. with highest honors in Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley. During law school she served as an extern for the National Center for Youth Law's child welfare team and as a law clerk for the Impact Fund.