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Deputy City Attorney

Practice Areas

Civil Litigation- public and municipal law with an emphasis in employment law and contract litigation

Background and Experience 

Haleh R. Jenkins has been practicing law since 1996. Before joining the City of Long Beach in 2013, Ms. Jenkins was a trial attorney and legal partner in private practice defending corporations and individuals in tort and contract litigation. 

Professional Affiliations

Ms. Jenkins is a member of the State Bars of California and New York and is a member of the Southern California Defense Association.


Ms. Jenkins received a B.A. from New York University, where she graduated summa cum laude. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was conferred the Founders Day Award for outstanding scholarship. She received her J.D. from the University of Southern California where she was a member of the Moot Court Honors Program.