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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 18, 2017 Barry Kaiman to Speak at IADC Midyear Meeting

    Los Angeles Partner Barry G. Kaiman will present an ethical CLE program on February 19 at the Midyear Meeting of the International Association of Defense Counsel in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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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 13, 2017 Karen L. Campbell to Speak at Women’s Leadership Seminar

    New York Partner Karen L. Campbell will speak at Practising Law Institute’s Women Lawyers in Leadership 2017 Seminar on January 25 at 9 a.m. Eastern at the PLI New York Center in New York, New York.

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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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  • January 06, 2017 Todd Seelman Named Top Antitrust Lawyer by 5280 Magazine

    Denver Managing Partner Todd Seelman has been named a Top Antitrust Lawyer for 2017 by 5280 Magazine, a local Denver publication. This is the third year in a row that Seelman has been selected for the honor.

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  • January 03, 2017 Kira Klatchko Appointed to Calif. Bench

    Congratulations to Lewis Brisbois Partner Kira L. Klatchko on her appointment by California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to a judgeship in the Riverside County Superior Court.

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  • December 22, 2016 Leron Rogers Quoted by Law360

    Atlanta Partner Leron E. Rogers was recently quoted by Law360 in an article titled “Rick Ross Dodges ‘Mastermind’ TM Suit After Cancellation.”

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  • December 15, 2016 Willow Arnold Voted President of CHBA

    Denver Partner Willow I. Arnold was recently elected as the next president of the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association.  Ms. Arnold’s term will last two years, commencing in 2017 as president-elect and serving as president in 2018.  

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  • December 13, 2016 Randy Aliment Published in ABA Newsletter

    Seattle Partner Randy J. Aliment had an article he co-wrote titled “An Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolution in International Business Transactions” published in the American Bar Association’s Dispute Resolution Committee newsletter.

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  • December 12, 2016 Calif. Team Gets Student’s Privacy Appeal Dismissed

    San Francisco Partner Gordon Calhoun, Los Angeles Partner Robert Slaughter, San Diego Appellate Practice Partner Jeffry Miller, and San Diego Appellate Practice Associate Brittany Bartold prevailed in an appeal from an order of dismissal in a student’s suit alleging his personal information was improperly shared.

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  • December 08, 2016 Calif. Team Prevails in Appeal Against Insurance Agent

    San Francisco Partner Rene I. Gambo, San Diego Appellate Practice Partner Jeffry A. Miller, and San Diego Appellate Practice Associate Jonna D. Lothyan prevailed on appeal in a suit alleging an insurance agent should have procured aviation insurance for a pilot.

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  • December 07, 2016 Jeff Miller Honored by San Diego Appellate Inn of Court

    Appellate Practice Chair Jeffry A. Miller of Lewis Brisbois’ San Diego office has been selected as a “Master” in the new San Diego Appellate Inn of Court, an association of lawyers, judges, and legal professionals devoted to civility, professionalism, and excellence in the practice of law, particularly appellate law.

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  • December 05, 2016 Lance Selfridge, Dan DeCarlo Revive Challenge to Calif. Law

    Los Angeles Partners Lance Selfridge and Daniel DeCarlo recently convinced a California appellate court to reverse an order dismissing a declaratory relief lawsuit brought on behalf of two firearm trade associations challenging a California law.

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  • November 30, 2016 Peter Shapiro, Stephen Hoffman Published in Insurance Newsletter

    New York Partner Peter Shapiro and Phoenix Partner Stephen Hoffman co-authored an article titled “Changing Transgender Laws and the Effects on Educational Institutions” that appeared in the Fall 2016 edition of "At Issue," Wright Specialty Insurance’s newsletter for elementary and secondary schools.

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  • November 29, 2016 Bill Helfand, Norman Giles Win Supreme Court Reversal

    Lewis Brisbois Partners William S. Helfand and Norman R. Giles recently convinced the Supreme Court of the United States to grant a petition for a writ of certiorari and overturn a Fifth Circuit opinion in a suit alleging excessive police force.

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  • November 22, 2016 Calif. Team Gets Alternative Writ Issued on Disqualification

    San Francisco Partner Pamela M. Ferguson and San Diego Appellate Partner Lann G. McIntyre and Appellate Associate Brittany H. Bartold recently persuaded a California Court of Appeal to issue an alternative writ of mandate in a case in which a motion to disqualify Lewis Brisbois from representing two defendants had been granted.

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