Gopi Panchapakesan to Present SABA Webinar on Class Action Litigation

Principal Gopi K. Panchapakesan will be a featured panelist in the upcoming webinar presentation, “Recent Trends in Class Action Practice: Perspectives from Both Sides of the V,” hosted by the South Asian Bar Association of North America and the South Asian Bar Association of Southern California (SABA-SC). Gopi, who currently ...

Naeun Rim Named to Daily Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers

Principal Naeun Rim has been named to the Daily Journal’s 2020 Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers list. The honor recognizes 40 attorneys in California under the age of 40 whose work is impacting the industry, society, or the law in a meaningful way. Rim’s profile highlights her pro bono efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic such as her work ...

Bird Marella Succeeds in Protecting Client’s Constitutional Rights to a Jury Trial by Invalidating Contractual Forum Selection Clauses Designating the Delaware Court of Chancery

Principal Ekwan Rhow and associate Kate Shin are featured in the Daily Journal for their successful motion practice in the Los Angeles Superior Court in a dispute against a Delaware corporation, a high-profile network security company. Bird Marella’s client, William West, is a California resident who co-founded the defendant company and served ...

Bird Marella Welcomes Steven E. Zipperstein

Bird Marella is proud to announce that Steven E. Zipperstein has joined the firm as senior counsel. Mr. Zipperstein has over 35 years of legal experience providing strategic advice and counseling to corporations and businesses on a broad range of civil, regulatory, government and congressional investigations, and other non-litigation, business-related ...

Bird Marella and ACLU Obtain Preliminary Injunction on Behalf of Federal Prisoners in COVID-19 Class Action Suits

Bird Marella and co-counsel the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) partnered with the Prison Law Office (PLO) to achieve victories in two class action lawsuits filed against Terminal Island and Lompoc federal prisons over the inefficient measures taken by prison officials to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In the Lompoc class action, the Court issued a preliminary injunction and ordered the Bureau of ...

Gary Lincenberg Comments on Hadid Bel-Air Mansion Suit

Principal Gary Lincenberg was quoted in Vanity Fair and The Daily Mail regarding the ongoing civil lawsuit against real estate developer Mohamed Hadid. Lincenberg, Ariel Neuman, Shoshana Bannett, and Jimmy Threatt are representing the neighbors of Hadid who are suing the developer over his illegally constructed Bel-Air mansion, which poses significant public danger to ...