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Eden M. Darrell

Eden M. Darrell


Eden Darrell focuses her practice on the defense of medical device companies in product liability and mass tort cases and commercial litigation. She has defended companies and individuals at the national and local level and has represented manufacturers in multidistrict litigation and other coordinated proceedings. 

Eden has tried cases in both the first- and second-chair roles, with second-chair experience in a medical malpractice trial. She is particularly well-versed in the medical device realm where she has handled multiple phases of litigation including treating physician depositions, medical expert depositions and plaintiff expert depositions. Through her strong written advocacy skills, she has also been entrusted in handling pre-trial documents including motions for summary judgment, Daubert motions and brief outlines. 

Prior to joining the firm, Eden taught legal writing as an adjunct professor at the University of Richmond School of Law. After temporarily relocating to San Diego with her husband, she practiced as a Special Assistant United States Attorney in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of California before joining Bowman and Brooke’s San Diego office. 

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2006
  • California, 2013

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Washington D.C.


  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, J.D., 2006

    cum laude

    Trial Advocacy Board and Competition Finalist

    Business Editor, Journal of Global Law and Business

  • College of Charleston, B.S., 2002
    —Beta Gamma Sigma
    —Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations

    • Defense Research Institute

      —DRI Young Lawyers Steering Committee, 2014 – 2015

      —Co-chair, Substantive Liaison Committee

    • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
      —Products Liability Section, Chair, 2012


    • Super Lawyers Magazine
      —San Diego Rising Stars, 2015 – 2017

      Virginia Rising Stars, 2010 – 2012, 2018 – 2020
    • Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society

Recent News, Events and Blogs

Speaking Engagements

  • "COVID-19: Litigation and Regulatory Impact on Long Term Care Facilities," Co-Presenter, Webinar, May 2020


  • "Anticipating COVID-19 Legal Issues Nursing Homes May Face," Co-Author, Law360, May 2020