Lafayette & Kumagai LLP is a minority-owned law firm that has a proven track record successfully representing Fortune 500 companies in complex litigation matters. The firm is listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Lafayette & Kumagai's members have argued before the U.S. Supreme Court, received the California Lawyer Attorney of the Year Award, and have been profiled in the list of Northern California Super Lawyers®. The firm takes pride in the recognition it receives from the legal community for the noted trial skills of its attorneys and its distinguished record for winning summary judgments and defense verdicts. It places a high priority on superior work product and early, creative solutions.
Lafayette & Kumagai was recognized by ALM as a 2013 and 2015 "Go-To Law Firm for the Top 500 Companies" for its Labor & Employment practice. The firm was listed in "Litigation Kings" for 2012 and in "Who Represents America's Biggest Companies?" for 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2015, in Corporate Counsel magazine's annual report on the law firms most used by the Fortune 100. Lafayette & Kumagai received the 2011 Minority-Owned Law Firm Client Service Award, presented by the California Minority Counsel Program for outstanding client service.