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HONORING THEIR VOW

HONORING THEIR VOW

Since 1978 Bisnar|Chase has upheld their commitment to provide “superior client representation” to referring attorneys and their clients. “Trial attorneys are the best check and balance against corporate greed,” says Brian Chase, Senior Partner at Bisnar|Chase, and President Elect of the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC). “It is an honor and privilege to represent regular people […]

ORANGE (COUNTY) IS THE NEW BLACK

ORANGE (COUNTY) IS THE NEW BLACK

For Personal Injury and Employment Plaintiffs, JML Law’s Expansion into OC Has Been a Huge Hit “I always knew I wanted to be a trial lawyer. I was born and raised in Texas which is the birthplace of many great trial attorneys,” says D. Aaron Brock, Partner at JML Law in Orange, CA. “Orange County reminds me a lot […]

Dispute RESOLUTION

Dispute RESOLUTION

Rebecca Callahan’s Years of Service, Leadership and Legal Expertise Helps Parties to Reach Private Resolutions through Mediation and Arbitration When someone comes to me and says they are resigned about going to trial and have no hope that the case can settle, I am reminded that statistics say otherwise,” says Rebecca Callahan who has spent more than 30 years as […]

THE BENEFITS OF “BENEFITS”

THE BENEFITS OF “BENEFITS”

When it comes to Employee Benefits and ERISA Law, Sherrie Boutwell’s Clients Get the Benefits of Creativity, Expertise & a Friendly Firm “I never guessed that my initial days as a ‘flower child’ would lead me to become a tax lawyer,” jokes Sherrie Boutwell, co-founder of Boutwell Fay LLP in Irvine. However, the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated attorney did have an early […]

TERESA PONDER - Principal, Berger Kahn

TERESA PONDER – Principal, Berger Kahn

Not surprisingly, Teresa Ponder’s expertise as a go-to litigator for first-party insurance bad faith cases earned her a shareholder position with the 20-attorney firm of Berger Kahn and earned her inclusion on the Southern California Super Lawyers “Top 50 Orange County” List. “Our firm is all grown up, we are good at what we do, and we are proud to be a little […]

The Case for Statutory Changes in Commercial Real Estate Representation

The Case for Statutory Changes in Commercial Real Estate Representation

SB 1171 Seeks To Require Conflict Disclosures for Commercial Real Estate Brokers Whenever there is a conflict of interest, there exists an opportunity for those seeking representation to be exploited. This is undeniably true for commercial real estate buyers and tenants. Current commercial real estate law prescribes fiduciary duties upon brokers, but at the same […]

Super Marketing Tips

Super Marketing Tips

The Annual Super Marketing Conference brings legal marketing experts from across the continent to Boston (and broadcasts beyond) to share their knowledge. The fourth annual, hosted by Suffolk University Law School and the Law Office Management Assistance Program of the Massachusetts Bar (LOMAP), took place June 5. The focus: “Building relationships to build business.” Boston […]

Four Factors That Bring Out the Energies and Talents of Attorneys

Four Factors That Bring Out the Energies and Talents of Attorneys

The difference between success and failure in a law firm can very often be traced to how well four main factors of firm life bring out the energies and talents of its attorneys, namely: leadership, including policy determination and implementation; firm culture; attorney compensation system; and client base. In recent years, law firms have greatly […]

Community News - July 2014

Community News – July 2014

Friedman Stroffe & Gerard, P.C. is pleased to announce that Sasan K. Behnood has joined the firm as an Associate. Sasan’s practice involves commercial litigation, real estate law and intellectual property law. Sasan has significant experience managing and strategizing the litigation of sophisticated business & commercial, intellectual property, banking & finance, and real estate matters oftentimes in the context of complex multi-party litigation in state or […]

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