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Alan Clark Joins Litigation Practice Group At Allen Matkins

LOS ANGELES — Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP, a leading California business and real estate law firm, has announced the expansion of its litigation practice group with the addition of Alan Clark as partner in the firm's Los Angeles office. Clark has extensive experience...

Blank Rome Expands Los Angeles Office

LOS ANGELES — Blank Rome LLP has announced that the firm has expanded its Los Angeles office with the addition of six new attorneys — Dennis P. R. Codon, Howard M. Knee, Michael L. Ludwig, Colleen Carolan, Jim Newman and Mary Pierce. Codon joins Blank Rome from Robins, Kaplan, Miller...

In-House Litigation Director Rudy Perrino Joins Fulbright

LOS ANGELES — Rudy Perrino, a litigator with experience handling bet-the-company cases, especially those involving cross-border and international mass tort claims, has joined Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. as a partner. Perrino joins Fulbright’s Los Angeles office from Dole Food Company...

Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff Welcomes New Partners, New Litigator

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles-based law firm Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff Inc. has announced the appointment of partners Richard Hong and Paul J. Laurin and litigation associate Risa J. Morris . Hong joins the firm from Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro LLP, while Laurin served previously as principal...

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro Adds High Profile Entertainment Lawyer

LOS ANGELES - Entertainment trial lawyer Jeffrey D. Goldman has joined Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro LLP (JMBM) as a partner in its Los Angeles office. Formerly of Loeb & Loeb LLP and Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP, Goldman has nearly 20 years' experience representing the music...

Miller Barondess, LLP Names Dan Miller Partner

LOS ANGELES - Miller Barondess LLP, a leading law firm specializing in complex litigation and trial work, has announced it has named Dan Miller a partner of the firm. During his tenure, Miller has been instrumental in raising the firm's success rates to new heights. He joins his father, Skip Miller...

Marc Marmaro Appointed To Judgeship In Los Angeles Superior Court

LOS ANGELES - Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro LLP (JMBM) partner and founding member Marc Marmaro has been appointed to the Los Angeles County Superior Court, it was announced June 30 by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger. Since the firm's inception in 1981, Marmaro has served as the co-chairman,...

Levene, Neale, Bender, Rankin & Brill Becomes Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill

LOS ANGELES - Levene, Neale, Bender, Rankin & Brill L.L.P., the Los Angeles-based bankruptcy, insolvency and business reorganization specialist, has elected Timothy J. Yoo a name partner and announced that the firm has changed its name to Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo and Brill L.L.P. Yoo, who focuses...

Seyfarth Shaw’s Litigation Department Welcomes Alan M. Lenkin As Partner

LOS ANGELES - Seyfarth Shaw LLP has announced that Alan M. Lenkin has joined the firm's Los Angeles office as a partner in the Litigation Department . Lenkin joins the firm from Fulbright & Jaworski LLP. Lenkin is a senior patent attorney who focuses on patent issues and other intellectual...

McGuireWoods Adds Complex Commercial Litigator Brooks Gresham In Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - McGuireWoods LLP, a full-service top 100 law firm, has announced that Brooks Gresham has joined the firm's Los Angeles office as a partner with the Complex Commercial Litigation group. Gresham has extensive experience in class action, real property, construction, intellectual property...

Andrew J. (A.J.) Thomas Joins Jenner & Block as a Partner

CHICAGO - Intellectual property, media and entertainment litigator Andrew J. (A.J.) Thomas has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in its Los Angeles office. Thomas has significant experience in copyright, trademark, misappropriation, theft-of-ideas, First Amendment and complex business litigation...

Baron & Budd P.C. Announces Expansion Of California Presence

LOS ANGELES - Baron & Budd P.C. has announced the expansion of the firm's California office. Previously located in Beverly Hills, the California office has been moved to Century City. The new office focuses on complex litigation, including the representation of businesses and individuals in commercial...

Gibson Dunn Launches Transnational Litigation And Foreign Judgments Practice Group

LOS ANGELES - Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has announced the formation of its new Transnational Litigation and Foreign Judgments Practice Group , which focuses on defending multinational corporations against torts and other related claims originating from or involving non-U.S. jurisdictions. The multidisciplinary...

Ron Sittler Joins Stroock As Partner In Entertainment Litigation Group

LOS ANGELES - Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in Los Angeles, New York and Miami, has announced that Ron Sittler has joined the firm as a partner in its entertainment and media litigation group. Sittler joins a prestigious group of partners, including Hollywood...

Nick G. Saros Joins Jenner & Block As A Partner In Los Angeles Office

CHICAGO - Jenner & Block has announced that experienced intellectual property litigator Nick G. Saros has joined the firm as a partner in its Los Angeles office. Saros' practice focuses primarily on patent infringement litigation and he also has experience in matters involving trademark, trade...

Paul & Hanley LLP Welcomes New Partners

LOS ANGELES - The partners of Paul & Hanley LLP, Jerry Neil Paul, Dean A. Hanley, Anthony E. Vieira and Mark A. Swanson, have announced their partnership with their longstanding associates David L. Amell , Carole M. Bosch , Campbell W. Filmer , Benjamin D. Goldstein , Selby Lighthill , Kelly A. McMeekin...