Lydia is an associate in the firm’s litigation group where she focuses on securities and class actions litigation. Prior to joining Stoll Berne, Lydia served as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Morgan B. Christen (U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit), and for the Honorable Chief Judge Michael W. Mosman (District of Oregon).

During law school, Lydia was the Senior Executive Editor of the California Law Review, worked as a teaching and research assistant, and volunteered in the California Asylum Representation Clinic. She was a summer associate in the Portland office of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn, LLP and interned for the California Department of Justice in the Education & Welfare Section.

Before practicing law, Lydia worked for the International Committee of the Red Cross and DCS Congressional in Washington, D.C.

University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, JD, 2016
California Law Review, Senior Executive Editor, 2015-2016; Member, 2014-2015
Berkeley Journal of International Law, Assistant Editor, 2013–2014

Washington University in St. Louis, B.A. with honors, Political Science and Women and Gender Studies, 2008

Oregon State Bar, 2016

U.S. District Court, Oregon, 2018

Stoll Berne
Associate, 2018-present

The Honorable Chief Judge Michael Mosman (U.S. District Court, Portland, Oregon)
Judicial Law Clerk, 2017-2018

The Honorable Morgan Christen (U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Anchorage, Alaska)
Judicial Law Clerk, 2016-2017

Miller Nash Graham & Dunn
Summer Associate, 2015

California Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General (San Francisco)
Legal Intern, Health, Education & Welfare Section, 2014

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) (Washington D.C.)
Program Liaison, 2011-2013

DCS Congressional, LLC  (Washington D.C.)
Account Manager, 2009-2011

French Ministry of Education (Beaufort-en Vallee, France)
English Language Assistant, 2008-2009

Campaign for Equal Justice
Associates Committee Member

Federal Bar Association

Haggerty Scholars

Multnomah Bar Association
YLS Pro Bono Committee Member, 2019-2021

Ninth Circuit, District of Oregon
Lawyer Representative, District of Oregon Co-Chair, 2019-2020

Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

Oregon Women Lawyers (OWLS)

Proficient in French

A native Portlander, Lydia is thrilled to be back in her hometown. She loves the Trail Blazers, hiking, and her trivia team.

Practice Areas

Class Actions

As Oregon's leading plaintiffs'-side class actions firm, we help our clients to level the playing field and find justice. We have earned our reputation and work hard for our clients.

Securities Litigation

Stoll Berne is Oregon's premier securities litigation firm. We have represented as many or more investors in securities and stockbroker fraud cases than any other firm in Oregon, and have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for our clients.

Representative Cases

Alpenrose Dairy Representation

Josh Ross, Lydia Anderson-Dana, and Ben Leedy represent two of the majority owners and directors of the Alpenrose Dairy business and related family-held businesses.

Unfair Labor Practice

Rob Shlachter, Tim DeJong, and Lydia Anderson-Dana, together with California co-counsel, defended a labor union sued for alleged unfair labor practices at the Port of Portland.

Aequitas Securities Litigation

Stoll Berne is co-lead counsel for the investors in the case arising out of the Aequitas Ponzi scheme, asserting claims against Aequitas' auditors, lawyers, and others for participant/aider liability under the Oregon Securities Law.

Aequitas Securities Litigation

Stoll Berne is co-lead counsel for the investors in the case arising out of the Aequitas Ponzi scheme, asserting claims against Aequitas' auditors, lawyers, and others for participant/aider liability under the Oregon Securities Law.


Summer 2019 – “7 Ways to Obtain Coverage in Business Litigation,” Trial Lawyer

Stoll Berne attorneys Lydia Anderson-Dana and Steven Berman co-authored an article in the Summer 2019 edition of the Trial Lawyer, a quarterly magazine of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association.


Alpenrose Dairy Votes to Sell Certain Assets to Smith Brothers Farms

On September 18, 2019, Stoll Berne attorneys Josh Ross and Lydia Anderson-Dana represented two directors of the Alpenrose Dairy businesses in a five day preliminary injunction hearing in Multnomah County Circuit Court.

Stoll Berne Obtains Preliminary Court Approval for $234.6 Million Aequitas Settlement

On August 8, 2019, the U.S. District Court (Oregon) preliminarily approved three proposed class action settlements totaling $234.6 million on behalf of a class of Aequitas investors.

Stoll Berne and Hagens Berman Announce $234.6 Million Settlement of Aequitas Class Action

Settlements totaling $234.6 million have been reached on behalf of approximately 1,600 investors in a proposed class action against various third parties alleged to have participated in or materially aided sales of securities by the now-defunct Aequitas companies of Lake Oswego, Oregon.

Stoll Berne Runs SALC Race for Justice

A few Stoll Berners recently participated in the 2019 St. Andrew Legal Clinic's Race for Justice on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Stoll Berne Attorneys Present at OSB Securities Regulation Section Meeting

Stoll Berne attorneys Tim DeJong, Jen Wagner, and Lydia Anderson-Dana will present at the June 5, 2019 Oregon State Bar Securities Regulation Section meeting.

Stoll Berne Hires New Associate Attorney

Lydia Anderson-Dana has joined the law office of Stoll Berne as an associate attorney. Lydia’s practice will focus on securities and class action litigation.

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