Legal Roundup

POLSINELLI PC: Polsinelli’s Patrick Woolley is Member of National Team Earning Second Place Honors at Diversity in Law Hackathon Competition

By | Dec 6, 2018

.Polsinelli Shareholder Patrick Woolley worked with a team of seven professionals that took second place in a competition against nine other teams at the second annual Diversity in Law Hackathon this month in San Francisco.

K&L GATES: K&L Gates Deepens Real Estate Practice with California Partner Addition

By | Dec 6, 2018

Global law firm K&L Gates LLP welcomes Kenneth A. Kecskes as a real estate partner in the San Francisco and Los Angeles offices.

TRESSLER LLP: Joshua Mountain Joins Tressler’s Orange County Office

By | Dec 4, 2018

Tressler is happy to welcome Joshua Mountain as a new associate in Tressler’s Orange County office.

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Adds White Collar Litigator and Former Federal Prosecutor Byron McLain in Los Angeles

By | Nov 29, 2018

Foley & Lardner LLP announced that Byron McLain has joined the firm’s Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practice as a partner in its Los Angeles office.

MCDERMOT WILL EMERY: McDermott Bolsters Class Action and Complex Commercial Litigation Capabilities with Addition of Bill Donovan

By | Nov 15, 2018

McDermott Will & Emery today announced the addition of William (“Bill”) Donovan, Jr. to the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group in Los Angeles.

FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP: Farella’s Erica Villanueva Honored by California Rural Legal Assistance

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Farella Braun + Martel LLP proudly announces that Partner Erica Villanueva will be honored by California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA) with its 2018 Outstanding Alumni Award at its 2018 San Francisco Fiesta on November 8 at the City Club of San Francisco.

MOLSBY & BORDNER LLP: Business litigation: Saks Fifth Avenue sued by Cartier

By Molsby & Bordner LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Saks Fifth Avenue has been around for a long time. Most luxury shoppers in California are familiar with the high-end retailer, whose flagship store is located in the Northeastern part of the country.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: U.S. News 'Best Law Firms' 2019 recognizes Minami Tamaki's Immigration and Personal Injury Practices

By | Nov 6, 2018

Minami Tamaki LLP has again received a Tier 1 ranking on the U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list under the “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs” and “Immigration” categories for our metro area.

FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Ranked Among “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Farella Braun + Martel LLP has been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2019

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Farella Braun + Martel LLP continues to be ranked among the top litigation firms in California by Benchmark Litigation.

MCCATHERN PLLC: McCathern Welcomes New Intellectual Property Partner to LA Office

By | Nov 6, 2018

McCathern is excited to announce the addition of intellectual property partner, Christopher Barkley, to our Los Angeles office!

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown adds Tax partner Michael Lebovitz in Los Angeles

By | Nov 6, 2018

.Mayer Brown announced today that Michael Lebovitz has joined the firm as a Tax Transactions & Consulting partner in Los Angeles.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Jessica Gordon recognized by Century City Chamber of Commerce

By | Nov 5, 2018

On October 15, LA associate Jessica Gordon was presented the Women of Achievement Award by the Century City Chamber of Commerce.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig’s Dan Black Named to Variety500 for Second Consecutive Year

By | Nov 5, 2018

Daniel H. Black, Vice Chair of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Global Entertainment & Media Practice and Chairman of the West Coast Entertainment & Media Practice, has been recognized for the second consecutive year in Variety500, an annual list of the 500 global leaders shaping the $2 trillion entertainment industry.

SCHIFF HARDIN LLP: Two Attorneys Listed in Super Lawyers’ 2018 Northern California Women’s Edition

By | Nov 5, 2018

chiff Hardin is pleased to announce that Jean Bertrand and Erin Daly have been included in the 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Northern California Women’s Edition.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Jeff E. Scott, Greenberg Traurig’s Global Co-Chair of Litigation Practice, Recognized as ‘Litigation Attorney of the Year’ by Los Angeles Business Journal

By | Nov 5, 2018

Jeff E. Scott, co-chair of the Global Litigation Practice and co-managing shareholder of the Los Angeles office at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was named the “Leaders in Law: 2018 Litigation Attorney of the Year” by the Los Angeles Business Journal (LABJ).

K&L GATES: K&L Gates Welcomes Environmental Litigation Partner to Los Angeles Office

By | Oct 28, 2018

The Los Angeles office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP has added Belynda S. Reck as a partner in its environment, land and natural resources practice. She joins K&L Gates from Reed Smith LLP.

MAYER BROWN: Noted consumer financial services lawyer Melissa Richards joins Mayer Brown in Northern California

By | Oct 21, 2018

Mayer Brown announced today that Melissa L. Richards has joined the firm in Northern California as a partner in the Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement practice and Consumer Financial Services group.

DRINKER BIDDLE REATH LLP: Summary of Key New California Laws for 2019 (and Beyond): What Employers Should Know

By | Oct 21, 2018

Drinker Biddle Reath Llp issued the following announcement on Oct. 16.In 2018, Governor Brown signed several laws impacting California employers.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Accepting Applications for 2019 Summer Clerk Program

By | Oct 21, 2018

The Summer Clerk Program is a 10-week paid internship at Minami Tamaki’s San Francisco office.

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