Tom Freeman Admitted to the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers

Principal Tom Freeman has been inducted into the California Academy of Appellate Lawyers, an election-only organization founded in 1972 and devoted to excellence in appellate practice. To be eligible for election to membership, attorneys must have extensive appellate experience and demonstrate to the Academy’s satisfaction good character and professional reputation, ...

Bird Marella Top-Ranked in 2019 Chambers and Partners

Chambers and Partners, widely regarded as one of the primary arbiters of achievement in the legal profession, has named Bird Marella among the top litigation firms in the nation with a ranking in “Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations” and a ranking in “Litigation: General Commercial.” Eight Bird Marella principals ...

Ron Nessim Named a 2019 Power Lawyer by The Hollywood Reporter

Principal Ron Nessim has been named to The Hollywood Reporter’s 2019 “Power Lawyers” list. Published annually, the list recognizes 100 of the most influential attorneys in the entertainment industry who are impacting Hollywood by negotiating mega-deals and handling significant litigation. Click here to view the list.

Bird Marella Wins Securities Firm of the Year at Benchmark Litigation 2019 US Awards

Bird Marella was recently named the California “Securities Firm of the Year” at the Benchmark Litigation 2019 US Awards. Held on March 14th at The St. Regis San Francisco, the ceremony recognized the country’s most distinguished litigators and their respective firms. In addition to being recognized for its securities litigation ...

Gopi Panchapakesan Named Co-President-Elect of SABA-SC

Associate Gopi Panchapakesan was recently installed as co-president-elect of the South Asian Bar Association of Southern California (SABA-SC). Gopi and other incoming board members were sworn in at SABA-SC’s 16th Annual Public Interest and Installation Dinner on March 12th at the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Bird Marella, a longtime ...

Paul Chan and Ekwan Rhow Recognized as 2019 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers

Principals Paul Chan and Ekwan Rhow have been named among the 500 Leading Lawyers in America by renowned legal publication, Lawdragon. This is Mr. Chan’s first selection to the list and the second for Mr. Rhow. Considered one of the most elite guides in the legal profession, the “Lawdragon 500” ...

13 Bird Marella Attorneys Honored as 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers

Bird Marella is proud to recognize the attorneys who have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers list: Terry W. Bird – Criminal Defense: White Collar, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation Joel E. Boxer – Business Litigation, Estate & Trust Litigation Paul S. Chan – Business Litigation, ...