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Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

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OF COUNSEL: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
+ Joseph G. Gorman, Jr., Of Counsel ‡
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Tax; Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer
+ Professional Corporation
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Don T. Hibner, Jr., Of Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Antitrust; Competition; Corporate; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Litigation; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Class Action Defense
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
T. William Opdyke, Of Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Family Owned and Closely-Held Businesses; Financial Services; Retail
 
+ Paul M. Reitler, Of Counsel ‡
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Financial Institutions Litigation; Financial Services
+ Professional Corporation
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5


PARTNERS: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
Brian S. Arbetter, Partner (Also at Chicago, Illinois Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Immigration; International Reach; Japan; South Asia; Labor and Employment; Privacy and Data Security; Fashion; Apparel and Beauty
 
Charles F. Barker, Partner and General Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment; Labor and Employment Counseling; Health and Safety Regulations/OSHA; Employment Agreements; Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets; Wage and Hour Regulations; Labor and Employment Litigation; Labor Union Management...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Lawrence M. Braun, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Family Owned and Closely-Held Businesses; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; Public Company Corporate Governance and Compliance; Healthcare; International Reach; Israel; Privacy...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Laura M. Burson, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; Copyrights; False Advertising, Lanham Act and Unfair Competition; Patent Litigation; Trade Secrets; Life Sciences and FDA
 
Leo Caseria, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Antitrust and Competition; Corporate; International Reach; Japan; Korea; Litigation; Class Action Defense
 
Bruce G. Chapman, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; False Advertising; Lanham Act and Unfair Competition; IP Licensing; Technology and Commercial Transactions; Patent Litigation; Trade Secrets; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Automotive; Communications; Digital Media;...
 
Gary Clark, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; International Trade Commission (ITC); Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Digital Media; Entertainment; Life Sciences and FDA
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Kelly Charles Crabb, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Entertainment; Technology; and Advertising; International Reach; Japan; Advertising; Fashion; Apparel and Beauty; Sports
 
Bryan D. Daly, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations and International Trade; False Claims Act; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Healthcare; White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Curtis M. Dombek, Partner (Also at Brussels, Belgium Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS); False Claims Act; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); International Reach; International Arbitration; International...
 
Alan M. Feld, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Municipal and Public Entity Restructuring; Finance; Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS); Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Darren Franklin, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trade Secrets; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Digital Media; Entertainment; Life Sciences and FDA; Social Media and Games
 
Harold E. Hamersmith, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Construction & Infrastructure; Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; International Reach; International Trade and Investment; Litigation; International Investment Arbitration; Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental;...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Bethany Hengsbach, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Healthcare; Litigation; Securities Enforcement; White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations; Aerospace and Defense; Communications;...
 
Kelly L. Hensley, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Class Action Defense; Labor and Employment; Labor and Employment Counseling; Affirmative Action; Handbooks and Personnel Policies; Employment Agreements; Wage and Hour Regulations; Employee Hiring/Discipline/ Termination;...
 
Jason W. Kearnaghan, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Healthcare; Labor and Employment
 
Moe Keshavarzi, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Insurance Litigation
 
Charles L. Kreindler, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations and International Trade; False Claims Act; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Healthcare; White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
James A. Lonergan, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Finance; Real Estate Lending; Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental; Commercial Leasing; Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions; Real Estate Development; Financial Services
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Alan H. Martin, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Municipal and Public Entity Restructuring; Finance; Asset Based Lending; Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities ( CMBS ); Debtor in Possession Financing; Equity Sponsor Finance; Real Estate Lending; International...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Candace L. Matson, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Construction & Infrastructure; Finance; Litigation; International Investment Arbitration; Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental; Construction and Infrastructure; Hospitality
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Amy L. McEvoy, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Private Wealth Services; Tax; Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer; Nonprofit
 
James F. McShane, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Litigation; Construction & Infrastructure; Financial Institutions Litigation; Insurance Litigation; Professional Liability; Securities Litigation; Financial Services; Insurance
 
Scott R. Miller, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; Copyrights; False Advertising, Lanham Act and Unfair Competition; IP Licensing, Technology and Commercial Transactions; Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trade Secrets; Trademark Applications...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Mark T. Okuma, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Finance; Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities ( CMBS ); Real Estate Lending; International Reach; Japan; Korea; Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental; Commercial Leasing; Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions; Real Estate...
 
Jeffrey J. Parker, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Construction & Infrastructure; Healthcare; Litigation; Environmental Litigation; Proposition 65; Toxic Tort and Product Liability; Aerospace and Defense; Construction and Infrastructure; Energy; Financial Services; Life Sciences and...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
David A. Randall, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; Copyrights; IP Licensing; Technology and Commercial Transactions; Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trademark Applications and Prosecution; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Life Sciences and FDA
 
D. Matthew Richardson, Partner (Also at Costa Mesa Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Family Owned and Closely-Held Businesses; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Entertainment; Technology; and Advertising; Healthcare; International Reach; Korea;...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Scott F. Roybal, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations and International Trade; Bid Protests; Claims; Contract Cost Accounting; Exports and Export Related Controls; False Claims Act; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Intellectual Property Rights...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
David H. Sands, Partner (Also at Avenue of the Stars Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Capital Markets; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; Entertainment; Technology; and Advertising; Finance; Equity Sponsor Finance; Digital Media;...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Dianne Baquet Smith, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment; Labor and Employment Counseling; Handbooks and Personnel Policies; Employment Agreements; Labor and Employment Litigation; Employee Benefits/ERISA; Financial Services; Healthcare
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
David I. Sunkin, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Family Owned and Closely-Held Businesses; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; Public Company Corporate Governance and Compliance; Advertising; Automotive; Construction and Infrastructure;...
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Olivier F. Theard, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Class Action Defense; Construction & Infrastructure; Environmental Litigation; Toxic Torts and Products Liability; California Minority Counsel Program Annual ConferenceLos Angeles Marriott Downtown; September 12; 2007
 
Polly Towill, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: International Reach; Litigation; Financial Institutions Litigation; International Investment Arbitration; Toxic Tort and Product Liability; Construction and Infrastructure
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
David C. Ulich, Partner (Also at Avenue of the Stars Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Healthcare; International Reach; Private Wealth Services; Tax; Corporate Tax; Hedge Funds and Private Equity; Education; Nonprofit
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Pamela L. Westhoff, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Finance; Real Estate Lending; Private Wealth Services; Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental; Communications; Food and Beverage; Healthcare; Hospitality
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Theona Zhordania, Partner
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Class Action Defense; Insurance Litigation; Insurance
 


SPECIAL COUNSEL: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
Suzanne Y. Badawi, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Insurance Litigation; Professional Liability; Insurance
 
Brenda A. Bissett, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Insurance
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Melissa K. Eaves, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; False Claims Act; Litigation; White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations
 
Nancy Howard, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Private Wealth Services; Tax; Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer; Nonprofit
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Jeffrey A. Kaye, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth Venture Capital; Family Owned and Closely Held Businesses; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; International Reach; Israel; Aerospace and Defense; Food and Beverage; Mortgage Banking; Retail
 
Lydia Lake, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Real Estate; Land Use; and Environmental
 
Helen J. Lauderdale, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Construction Litigation; Construction and Infrastructure
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Scott J. Lochner, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Family Owned and Closely-Held Businesses; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Healthcare; Intellectual Property; International Reach; Technology Transactions;...
 
Kenneth A. O'Brien, Jr., Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; International Reach; International Trade and Investment; Litigation; International Investment Arbitration; Aerospace and Defense; Education
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
L. Kirk Wallace, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Finance
AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
Caroline Liset Woolsey, Special Counsel
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Finance; Real Estate Lending; Syndicated Credit Facilities; Real Estate; Land Use and Environmental; Real Estate Development; Mortgage Banking
 


SENIOR ATTORNEYS: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
Sherwin F. Root, Attorney
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Financial Services; Mortgage Banking
 


ASSOCIATES: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
Robin A. Achen, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation
 
Matthew W. Baker, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; Finance; Healthcare; Aerospace and Defense; Agribusiness; Food Processing and Distribution Emerging Growth/Venture...
 
Ian Brown, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Healthcare
 
Michael G. Distefano, Associate (Law Clerk)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Real Estate, Land Use and Environmental; Energy
 
Helen Cho Eckert, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Antitrust and Competition; International Reach; Korea
 
Cassidy M. English, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Amani S. Floyd, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade
 
Melanie M. Hamilton, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Jennifer Hoffman, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Insurance Litigation; Toxic Torts and Products Liability; Insurance
 
Andrew Kim, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; False Advertising; Lanham Act and Unfair Competition; Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trademark Applications and Prosecution; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Social Media and Games
 
Michelle C. Kim, Associate (Also at Costa Mesa Office)
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property; False Advertising; Lanham Act and Unfair Competition; Patent Litigation; Patent Prosecution and Counseling; Trade Secrets; Trademark Applications and Prosecution; Trademarks and Trade Dress; Life Sciences and...
 
Alison N. Kleaver, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Environmental; International Practice; Latin American Practice
 
Alex Kuljis, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Insurance Litigation
 
Karina A. Layugan, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Jennifer Lee, Associate, Foreign Legal Consultant for U.S. Law
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate; Emerging Growth/Venture Capital; Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances; Mergers and Acquisitions; Private Equity; Entertainment; Technology; and Advertising; International Reach; Korea; Communications; Digital Media; Fashion;...
 
Lauren C. Liebes, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Private Wealth Services; Tax; Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer; Nonprofit
 
Shadi Mahmoudi, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Real Estate, Land Use and Environmental
 
Anthony Navid Moshirnia, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; False Claims Act
 
John H. Mullan, Attorney
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate
 
Robert Mussig, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Darie Ofek, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: International Reach; Israel
 
Heather L. Plocky, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: International Reach; International Trade and Investment; Litigation; International Investment Arbitration; Toxic Tort and Product Liability; Wildfire Litigation
 
Bora P. Rawcliffe, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Government Contracts; Investigations & International Trade; False Claims Act; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Intellectual Property Rights Under Government Contracts; Healthcare; International Reach; International Arbitration;...
 
Rick Rodriguez, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Real Estate, Land Use and Environmental
 
Michael B. Saryan, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Corporate
 
Melissa M. Smith, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Corey F. Steady, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Private Wealth Services; Tax; Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer; Nonprofit
 
Juthamas Judy Suwatanapongched, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Litigation; Social Media and Games
 
Kira N. Teshima, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: International Reach; Japan; Real Estate; Land Use and Environmental
 
Limore Torbati, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment
 
Gina Yang, Attorney
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Finance; Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS)
 


LEGAL SUPPORT PERSONNEL: Los Angeles, California (Main Office)


NamePeer Review Rating
Ruwani Namal Munaweera Tantula, Associate
Office: Los Angeles, California
Practice Areas: Labor and Employment; Labor and Employment Counseling; Labor and Employment Litigation