Based in Orange, California, Mary Arens McBride is a managing partner with Erskine Law. In this position, she functions as national outside counsel for General Motors, with a focus on consumer fraud, lemon law, and warranty lawsuits. Prior to joining Erskine Law in 2014, she spent 14 years as an automotive industry attorney at Baker Hostetler, serving major car manufacturers such as Ford, Jaguar Land Rover NA, and Maserati, along with a number of motorcycle manufacturers. From 1996 through 2000, Mary Arens McBride served as an associate attorney with Barkan and Barkan.
Ms. McBride received her law degree from the Ohio State University and is licensed to practice law in both Ohio and California. Beyond her activities at Erskine Law, she contributes to LightZ of Hope, the University of Notre Dame, and Orange Lutheran High School. A few of her personal interests, meanwhile, include following golf at Wright State, her son’s alma mater, and football at Notre Dame, having received her bachelor’s in government from the university in 1993.