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Payne & Fears LLP 

Big Firm Experience, Personalized Service

A Limited Liability Partnership

Size of Organization: 38
Year Established: 1992
Main Office: Irvine, California
Web Site: http://www.paynefears.com

Telephone: 949-851-1100
Fax: 949-851-1212

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Labor and Employment Law
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Payne & Fears LLP is a regional law firm with four offices in California and Nevada with a client roster of Fortune 500 corporations, fast-growth small businesses and non profit organizations. Blue chip clients turn to Payne & Fears for its personalized service, efficiency and responsiveness.

Payne & Fears attorneys have a reputation for integrity, legal excellence, practical business experience and top academic credentials. Our attorneys are experienced at managing sophisticated, high stakes matters, and most have had large firm experience. We are experienced trial attorneys who have the expertise and track record to take a matter to trial when appropriate. While every case is different, our record of success for our clients in contested proceedings is exceptionally high.

Payne & Fears works with our clients to resolve difficult legal and business problems with a common sense, practical and cost-effective approach. When complex problems demand concentrated resources and higher costs, we work with our clients to budget and monitor these costs. We have a history of delivering exceptional legal services while successfully managing costs.

Payne & Fears attorneys and staff share a commitment to delivering high-quality, prompt and efficient legal services to our clients and a dedication to our community.

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U.S. Federal Litigation Activity
Source: U.S. Federal Civil District Court Databases. Powered by LexisNexis atVantage

Highest number of cases by Payne & Fears LLP:
Labor and Employment (44 cases in past two years)
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Total number of Peer Review Rated lawyers of Payne & Fears LLP: 10

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California Supreme Court Rules that Insurers Must Honor Post-Loss Assignment of Rights Under Liability Policies
August 26, 2015
In an opinion that will likely have a major impact on mergers and acquisitions, the California Supreme Court ruled that an insurance carrier may not use a "consentto-assign" clause to deny coverage for injuries or damage that occurred before the insured assigned its rights to coverage...

California Supreme Court Allows Insurer to Sue Independent Counsel Directly for Reimbursement of Defense Costs in "Unusual" Procedural Setting
August 13, 2015
In a highly-anticipated decision regarding an insurer's rights against an insured's independent counsel, the California Supreme Court has ruled that an insurer may sue independent counsel for reimbursement of excessive defense costs if those costs were paid involuntarily pursuant to a trial-court...

California "Fixes" Paid Sick Leave Law
July 16, 2015
Governor Brown just signed urgency legislation effective immediately fixing some of the problems in California's Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014, the Paid Sick Leave Law.


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