Governor Newsom Appoints Principal Hernán Vera as Superior Court Judge

Principal Hernán D. Vera has been appointed to the Los Angeles County Superior Court bench. On November 13, Governor Gavin Newsom announced the appointment of 19 California Superior Court judges, with Vera among the ten appointed for Los Angeles County.  “It is an immense honor to have this opportunity to serve the people of California, and to join ...

Timothy B. Yoo Named to National Law Journal’s 2020 Intellectual Property Trailblazers

Principal Timothy B. Yoo has been named to the National Law Journal’s list of Intellectual Property Trailblazers. The annual supplement recognizes legal practitioners who have impacted the industry through their groundbreaking achievements and distinctive leadership. Yoo’s feature highlights his origins at the California Institute of Technology, his successful defense of Korea’s largest entertainment ...

Bird Marella Recognized by Benchmark Litigation 2021

Bird Marella is proud to announce that the firm has been recognized as a “Highly Recommended” law firm in California by Benchmark Litigation. The firm has also been ranked in Tier 1 for dispute resolution and in Tier 1 for securities litigation for the third consecutive year. In addition, five of the firm’s principals ...

Nicole Rodriguez Van Dyk and Jimmy Threatt Discuss Corporate Compliance Programs Following DOJ’s Updated Guidance

Principal Nicole Rodriguez Van Dyk and associate Jimmy Threatt co-authored the article, “Strategic Compliance: The Benefit of a Results-Oriented Approach to Corporate Compliance Programs,” featured in Corporate LiveWire’s Fraud & White Collar Crime 2020 Expert Guide. The article provides an analysis of the updated guidance from the Criminal Division of the Department ...

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 ...

Gary Lincenberg Recognized in Daily Journal’s 2020 Top 100 Lawyers in California

Principal Gary Lincenberg has been named one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in California” by the Daily Journal for the second consecutive year. The annual publication profiles a selective list of the leading attorneys in the state performing extraordinary work. Lincenberg’s profile highlights his successful defense of Plains All American Pipeline in one of ...