Legal Roundup

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Elects New Partners

By | Feb 5, 2019

Foley & Lardner LLP announced today that the following lawyers have been elected to the partnership, effective February 1, 2019.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Elects Five New Members to Board of Directors

By | Feb 5, 2019

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has elected Neil Alexander (Phoenix), Daniel Boatright (Kansas City), Paul Kennedy (Washington, D.C.), Gene Ryu (Los Angeles) and Jean Schmidt (New York) as new members of its Board of Directors.

BPE LAW GROUP: 2019 Employment Law Update

By BPE Law Group | Feb 4, 2019

As is the case every year, there are several changes that came into effect in the new year regarding employment.

MORGAN LEWIS: Morgan Lewis Partner Neeraj Arora Named Among Most Influential Minority Lawyers in LA

By | Feb 4, 2019

he Los Angeles Business Journal has named Morgan Lewis partner Neeraj Arora as one of the Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes New Finance Associate in Los Angeles

By | Feb 4, 2019

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Steven E. Economou has joined the Firm’s Los Angeles office as an associate in the Finance, Restructuring, and Bankruptcy group, which also welcomed associate Philip Guffy in New York earlier this month.

CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Attorney General Becerra Announces $410,000 Settlement with Giving Children Hope, After the Charity Engaged in a Misleading Reporting Scheme

By California Attorney General | Feb 4, 2019

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced a settlement with charitable organization Giving Children Hope (GCH) for filing misleading documents to increase the charity’s ranking and generate more donations.

FARELLA BRAUN MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Announces 2019 New Partner Elevations

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Jan 29, 2019

Farella Braun + Martel LLP is pleased to announce the election of senior associates Quinn Arntsen and Daniel Callaway to the partnership effective January 1, 2019.

JONES DAY: Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection partner John Vogt named to California Daily Journal's 2019 list of Top Cyber Lawyers

By | Jan 29, 2019

John Vogt, a partner in Jones Day's Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Practice, has been named to the California Daily Journal's list of "Top Cyber Lawyers" for his work advising credit reporting agencies and online marketing service providers on complex and high-profile cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection matters.

COZEN O'CONNOR: Cozen O’Connor Attorney Paul S. Rutter Named the Urban Development Lawyer of the Year by Century City Bar Association

By | Jan 29, 2019

Cozen O’Connor attorney Paul S. Rutter, a member of the real estate practice in the firm’s Santa Monica, Calif., office, has been named “Urban Development Lawyer of the Year” .

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Ashe Puri and Daniel Wu Named Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal

By | Jan 29, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Ashe P. Puri and Daniel Wu, who have been recognized among the Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

OGLETREE DEAKINS: Ogletree Deakins Promotes 17 to Shareholder

By | Jan 29, 2019

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, announced that the firm has elevated 17 attorneys to the shareholder position.

DRINKER BIDDLE: Litigation Partner Paul J. Riehle Joins Drinker Biddle in San Francisco

By | Jan 29, 2019

National law firm Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is bolstering its litigation capabilities with the addition of partner Paul J. Riehle to its Litigation Group. He will be based in the San Francisco office.

WILSON ELSER: Sullivan Appointed a Senior Editor of Employee Benefits Law

By Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman and Dicker LLP | Jan 29, 2019

Don Sullivan (Partner-San Francisco) was recently appointed to serve as a Senior Editor of Employee Benefits Law, a treatise jointly published by the American Bar Association and the Bureau of National Affairs.

GORDON & REES: Beatriz Berumen Appointed to Assistant Managing Partner of Sacramento Office

By Gordon & Rees | Jan 29, 2019

Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani has appointed Beatriz Berumen to Assistant Office Managing Partner of the firm’s Sacramento office.

LEWIS BRISBOIS: California Partners To Present At 2019 Legislative & Compliance Update Forum

By | Jan 29, 2019

.Lewis Brisbois is partnering with Progressive Benefit Group to provide a review of new California legislations impacting employers in 2019 on January 31 at the Sheraton San Jose.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig's Ian Ballon and Gretchen Ramos Selected as 2019 Top Cyber Lawyers by the Daily Journal

By | Jan 29, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Ian C. Ballon and Gretchen A. Ramos have been named among the “Top Cyber Lawyers in California” for 2019.

GREENBERGTRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Further Strengthens its IP Practice in California, Adds Trial Lawyer Scott Oliver in Silicon Valley

By | Jan 29, 2019

global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continued the expansion of its Intellectual Property Litigation Practice in California with the strategic addition of Scott Oliver as a shareholder in the firm’s Silicon Valley office.

SHEPPARD MULLIN: Sheppard Mullin Starts New Year with Addition of Leading Financial Services Litigator

By | Jan 24, 2019

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that partner Elizabeth (Liz) A. Frohlich has joined the firm’s Business Trial practice group in San Francisco.

JACKSON LEWIS: Lisa Barnett Sween Named Managing Principal in San Francisco

By | Jan 24, 2019

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Lisa Barnett Sween has been named Office Managing Principal in San Francisco.

LEWIS BRISBOIS: Alecia Walter-Hinds and Keri Bush to present at DRI's women in Law Seminar

By Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP | Jan 22, 2019

Orange County Partner Keri L. Bush and New York Partner Alecia Walters-Hinds will participate in a panel discussion at the DRI’s Women in the Law seminar taking place January 23 - 25 at the Hotel Del Coronado.

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