Drooks & Chen Author Judicial Discretion Advised

“Judicial Discretion Advised:  A Critique of California’s Per Se Disqualification Rule in Concurrent Representation Cases”, by Mark T. Drooks and Jessica S. Chen (2013). To download  the article in PDF format click here.

Won Directed Defense Verdict for Developer in $10M Damage Claim Suit

Won Directed Defense Verdict for Developer in $10M Damage Claim Suit: We defended an Orange County real estate developer against tort and contract claims and alleged damages of $10 million relating to a $50 million development. We obtained a directed verdict after the close of the plaintiff’s case-in-chief.

Gluck & Lichtman Receive Pro Bono Award from ACLU

Benjamin N. Gluck and Benjamin D. Lichtman were honored with the 2013 Criminal Justice Award by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California Foundation for their work on Douglas v. Cooley (May 31, 2013).  Click here for a link to the award ceremony ACLU Awards.

Lincenberg Receives ABA National Award

Gary S. Lincenberg received the American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Award for Outstanding National Leadership. The award was presented at the ABA’s 27th Annual National Institute on White Collar Crime (March 2013).

Bird and Kamin Presenting on FCPA

Terry W. Bird and Mitchell A. Kamin are giving an MCLE presentation to the Southern California Edison legal department on the topic “The FCPA:  Recent Developments and the DOJ/SEC Resource Guide”(March 5, 2013).

Lincenberg Leads Team Achieving Second Mistrial Within a Year

In 2012, Gary S. Lincenberg and Peter J. Shakow obtained a mistrial while defending against a securities fraud prosecution by the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and then won dismissal of six of the seven counts.  In 2013, the seventh count was retried, and Lincenberg ...