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  • February 22, 2017 Lewis Brisbois Team Prevails in Ninth Circuit

    Lewis Brisbois recently prevailed in a Ninth Circuit appeal challenging several rulings limiting recovery in a product liability suit over beads from a toy.

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  • February 15, 2017 Alan Rupe to Speak to Kansas City Area Bar Association

    Wichita and Kansas City Managing Partner Alan Rupe is scheduled to present as a keynote speaker at the Johnson County Bar Association’s 2017 Herbert W. Walton Bench/Bar Conference on March 1 at the Ritz Charles in Overland Park, Kansas.

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  • February 10, 2017 Florence McClain Interviewed by Law360

    San Francisco Partner Florence McClain was recently interviewed by Law360 for an article titled “Stakes High for J&J at Start of Latest Baby Powder Trial.”

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  • February 10, 2017 Jim Hailey Elected to Southeast Louisiana CLM Position

    New Orleans Partner James W. Hailey III has been elected to again serve as the continuing education and social coordinator for Claims Litigation Management’s Southeast Louisiana Chapter.

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  • February 08, 2017 Brandon Meyer Published by Law360

    San Francisco Partner Brandon Meyer recently had an article titled “A Politically Feasible Approach to H-1B Reform” published in Law360.

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  • February 08, 2017 Ken Walton Quoted by Law360

    Boston Partner Kenneth B. Walton was recently quoted by Law360 in an article titled “Avandia MDL Settlement Administrator Sues Atty for $2.5M.”

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  • February 07, 2017 Alan Kaminsky Wins New York’s Oldest Case, Longest Trial

    Lewis Brisbois Partner Alan Kaminsky on Tuesday obtained a defense verdict for his client in what is believed to be the oldest active case in New York, less than two years after winning a directed verdict for his client in the longest jury trial in Manhattan Supreme Court.

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  • February 06, 2017 Greg Worden Secures Wash. Supreme Court Opinion

    Seattle Partner Gregory S. Worden recently convinced the Washington Supreme Court to affirm a trial court order of summary judgment dismissing State Farm from a lawsuit where the plaintiff sought underinsured motorist contract damages and extracontractual damages after a car accident.

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  • February 03, 2017 Richard Wolf Published by Claims Journal

    Los Angeles Partner Richard Barnett Wolf recently had an article titled “California Insurance Commissioner’s Authority to Regulate Insurers’ Homeowners RC Estimates” published in the Claims Journal.

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  • February 03, 2017 David Nahai, Kristen Deal Publish Real Estate Book

    Los Angeles Partners David Nahai and Kristen Deal recently published a book titled “Commercial Real Estate Purchase and Sale Transactions in California – A Beginner’s Guide” that provides a comprehensive introduction to the world of purchase and sale deals under California law.

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  • February 02, 2017 Jason Stitt Quoted by Law360

    Wichita Partner Jason Stitt was quoted by Law360 in a roundup article seeking attorneys’ reactions to Tenth Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court. 

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  • February 01, 2017 Alan Rupe, Jeremy Schrag Published in Law360

    Wichita Managing Partner Alan Rupe and Associate Jeremy Schrag recently had an article titled “Gorsuch Would Lay McDonnell Douglas Test to Rest” published in Law360.

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  • February 01, 2017 James Whalen, Adam Schwartzstein Obtain Defense Verdict

    New York Partners James T. Whalen Jr. and Adam Schwartzstein recently obtained a defense verdict in a lawsuit arising from an accident with a tractor-trailer that the plaintiff alleged necessitated spinal fusion surgery.

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  • January 25, 2017 Arezoo Jamshidi Elected to 2017 County Bar Position

    San Diego Appellate Associate Arezoo Jamshidi was recently elected to the 2017 Executive Committee for the Appellate Practice Section of the San Diego County Bar Association.

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  • January 24, 2017 Randy Aliment Elected Commissioner of NWCCU

    Seattle Partner Randy J. Aliment was recently elected as a commissioner on the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities by presidents of universities in seven western states.

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  • January 24, 2017 Appellate Team Beats Challenge to Negligence Suit

    San Diego Appellate Partners Jeffry Miller and Lann McIntyre along with San Diego Appellate Associate Brittany Bartold recently convinced a California appellate court to affirm a grant of summary judgment in our favor in a suit arising from a shooting at an apartment complex.

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  • January 23, 2017 Arezoo Jamshidi Elected 2017 President of IABA

    San Diego Appellate Associate Arezoo Jamshidi was recently elected president of the San Diego Chapter of the Iranian American Bar Association, a professional organization that strives to foster and promote the social, economic, professional, and educational advancement of attorneys of color, particularly Iranian-American attorneys.

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  • January 19, 2017 Lewis Brisbois Recognized for Female Partner Promotions

    Bloomberg Law recently listed Lewis Brisbois as one of only 21 AmLaw 100 firms announcing a partner promotion class of 50 percent or more women, further recognizing Lewis Brisbois' position as an industry leader in the promotion of female partners.

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  • January 17, 2017 Catherine Asuncion Elected President of FALSD

    Appellate Practice Associate Catherine Asuncion of Lewis Brisbois’ San Diego office has been elected as president of the Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego, an organization committed to ensuring that attorneys of color, particularly Filipino American attorneys, have access to equal opportunities in the legal profession.

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  • January 16, 2017 Lewis Brisbois Closes Oil & Gas Terminal Acquisitions

    Lewis Brisbois recently represented NGL Energy Partners LP (NYSE:NGL) regarding the acquisition of oil and gas terminal facility assets from Murphy Energy Corporation. The combined purchase price of the assets was approximately $51 million and resulted from an auction and sale in Murphy Energy Corporation's bankruptcy proceedings.

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  • January 16, 2017 Tracy Wolf Receives Texas Board Certification

    Dallas Partner Tracy Graves Wolf recently became one of approximately 10 percent of Texas attorneys to receive certification from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, making her a board certified labor and employment attorney.

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  • January 12, 2017 Todd Kastetter Named Top Probate Litigation Lawyer by 5280 Magazine

    Denver Partner Todd E. Kastetter has been named a Top Probate Litigation Lawyer for 2017 by 5280 Magazine, a local Denver publication. This is the first time that Kastetter has been selected for the honor.

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  • January 11, 2017 Bill Helfand Quoted by Houston Chronicle

    Houston Partner William S. Helfand was recently quoted by the Houston Chronicle in an article titled “Seven Off-Duty Officers Shot Civilians While Protecting Themselves or Their Property from 2015-2016.”

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  • January 09, 2017 Lewis Brisbois Advances Two Calif. Development Projects

    Temecula Partner Samuel C. Alhadeff was recently selected to entitle a 2,600-acre development project in Riverside County, California, and secured approval from the County of Riverside Board of Supervisors for a 514-unit residential project.

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