Legal Roundup

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Minami Tamaki Llp Law Firm Marks 45th Anniversary Guided by Strategic Leadership Transition

By Minami Tamaki Llp | Feb 26, 2019

When the Minami Tamaki law firm started in 1974, Asian American attorneys faced discrimination in employment and the courtroom, just as Asian Americans did in other aspects of society.

BUCHALTER: Buchalter Welcomes New Health Care Attorneys

By Buchalter, A Professional Corporation | Feb 26, 2019

Buchalter is pleased to announce that James Andrew (“Drew”) Caprile and Gene Berk have joined as members of the Health Care Practice Group in Sacramento.

PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP: Pillsbury Again Makes IAOP ‘Best of the World’s Best’ Outsourcing Advisors List

By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaww Pittman LLP | Feb 25, 2019

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) has selected Pillsbury to its “Best of the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors” list.

WILSON ELSER: Harding Named BLSA Southwestern’s 2019 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year

By Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman and Dicker LLP | Feb 25, 2019

Jacqueline Harding (Partner-Los Angeles) will be presented with the Outstanding Alumnus of the Year Award by the Black Law Students Association at Southwestern School of Law.

PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP: Partners Jeff Hutchings, Mark Lessard Named to Lexology’s List of Top Lawyers for Client Service

By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaww Pittman LLP | Feb 20, 2019

Lexology and International Law Office (ILO) have named Pillsbury partners Jeffrey Hutchings and Mark Lessard among the winners of its 2019 Client Choice Awards.

MORGAN LEWIS: Morgan Lewis Partner to Receive Los Angeles Jewish Federation Torch of Justice Award

By Morgan Lewis | Feb 18, 2019

Nathan, the former assistant attorney general of the US Department of Justice’s Tax Division and former assistant United States attorney in Los Angeles, is deputy chair of the firm’s white collar litigation and government investigations practice.

POLSINELLI PAC: Polsinelli Principal Carmen Cole Featured in Los Angeles Business Journal’s Most Influential Minority Attorneys

By Polsinelli PAC | Feb 18, 2019

The Los Angeles Business Journal has selected Carmen Cole, a Principal of Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli, as one of Los Angeles’ Most Influential Minority Attorneys.

BUCHALTER NEMER: Farah Bhatti Recognized in the 2019 Edition of World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR)

By Buchalter Nemer | Feb 18, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Farah Bhatti, Shareholder and the Chair of the Internet, E-Commerce, and Social Media Practice Group has again been recognized in the annual WIPR Leaders ranking.

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF CALIFORNIA: Sierra Pacific Mortgage Agrees to Pay $3.67 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Related to the FHA Loan Program

By U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of California | Feb 18, 2019

U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced that Sierra Pacific Mortgage Company Inc. (SPM), a national mortgage lender headquartered in Folsom, has agreed to pay the United States $3,670,000 to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by falsely certifying compliance with Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage insurance requirements in connection with certain loans.

CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Attorney General Becerra Announces Sentencing in $4 Million Southern California Mortgage Fraud Scheme

By California Attorney General | Feb 18, 2019

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the sentencing of Prakashumar ("Kash") Bhakta for operating a mortgage fraud scheme throughout Southern California and the Inland Empire that preyed on homeowners facing foreclosure.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes New Labor & Employment Associate in Los Angeles

By Blank Rome PAC | Feb 14, 2019

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Taylor C. Morosco has joined the Firm’s Los Angeles office as an associate in the Labor & Employmentgroup, which recently welcomed partner Mara B. Levin in the New York office and announced the elevation of Stephanie Gantman Kaplan to partner in the Philadelphia office.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Andrea R. Ortega Selected as National Employment Law Council Academy Fellow

By Littler Mendelson LLC | Feb 12, 2019

Andrea R. Ortega, an attorney at Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been selected as an academy fellow by the National Employment Law Council (NELC).

THOMPSON COBURN: Jennifer Post named among the ‘Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles’ for 2019

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Feb 12, 2019

For the second year in a row, the Los Angeles Business Journal has named Thompson Coburn partner Jennifer Post to its 2019 list of the “Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles.”

PILLBURY WINTHROP LLP: World Trademark Review Ranks Pillsbury IP Lawyers and Firm Among the Best

By Pillsbury Winthrop Llp | Feb 11, 2019

In its recently released guide, World Trademark Review named Pillsbury a top trademark practice in California and singled out Richard Kirkpatrick, Vijay Toke, Edward Cavazos and Patrick Jennings as leading practitioners in the field.

DLA PIPER: DLA Piper's Miles Cooley and Rockard "Rocky" Delgadillo named Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal

By DLA Piper LLP | Feb 11, 2019

DLA Piper is pleased to announce that two Los Angeles-based partners have been named by the Los Angeles Business Journal to the 2019 Most Influential Minority Attorney list.

SEYFARTH SHAW LLP: Seyfarth Hires Labor and Employment Litigator Richard Chen in Los Angeles

By Seyfarth Shaw, LLP | Feb 11, 2019

Seyfarth Shaw LLP announced today the arrival of partner Richard Y. Chen to the Labor & Employment department in Los Angeles - Century City.

FARELLA BRAUN MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Shortlisted for Benchmark Litigation 2019 San Francisco Firm of the Year Award

By Farella Braun + Martel, Llp | Feb 11, 2019

Farella Braun + Martel announces that it has been nominated by Benchmark Litigation for two 2019 California awards.

FARELLA BRAUN MARTEL LLP: Tyler Gerking Elected Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel

By Farella Braun + Martel, Llp | Feb 11, 2019

Farella Braun + Martel LLP congratulates Partner Tyler C. Gerking on his induction as a Fellow into the prestigious American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC).

BISTATE LAW CENTER: Happy Birthday Rosa Parks!

By BiState Law Center | Feb 11, 2019

We hope that you join the us in wishing Ms. Rosa Parks a very happy birthday and celebrate Rosa Parks Day.

PILLSBURY: Leading Tax Lawyer Jorge Medina Continues Pillsbury’s String of Energy-Focused Hires

By | Feb 11, 2019

Pillsbury welcomes partner Jorge Medina, who joins the firm’s Tax practice and Energy Industry team in Los Angeles.

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