Bird Marella Elevates Naeun Rim to Principal

Bird Marella is proud to announce the elevation of Naeun Rim to principal, effective January 1, 2019. Naeun previously served as of counsel to the firm and concentrates her practice on white collar criminal defense, complex civil litigation, and internal investigations. Since joining Bird Marella in 2016, she has won ...

Bird Marella Successfully Defends JM Eagle In High Profile Qui Tam Trial

Bird Marella helped secure a significant victory on behalf of its client JM Eagle, the world’s largest plastic pipe manufacturer, in a long-running False Claims Act case. Following a five-week trial in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, federal judge George Wu declared a mistrial ...

Bird Marella Recognized by Benchmark Litigation 2019

Bird Marella is pleased to announce the firm has been recognized as a Recommended Litigation Law Firm in California and ranked in Tier 1 for Securities by Benchmark Litigation. principals Gary Lincenberg, Ron Nessim, Ekwan Rhow, and Dorothy Wolpert were also recognized as Local and California Litigation Stars, and Principal ...

Bird Marella Named to Daily Journal’s 2018 Top Boutiques

Bird Marella has been named among California’s 2018 “Top Boutiques” by the Daily Journal, highlighting the firm’s recent successes litigating high profile matters in the practice areas of white collar, civil litigation, and entertainment. The supplement issue recognizes 20 specialty firms based on richness of history in respective practice areas, ...

Jen Won Moderates Webinar for NAPABA 30th Anniversary

Associate Jen Won served as moderator for the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association’s (NAPABA) 30th anniversary webinar. Hosted by Bird Marella and the NAPABA Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the webinar featured a discussion between the former General Counsel of NAPABA, Sid Kanazawa, and the Chief Diversity Officer of Reed ...

Is Your Company’s Lawyer a Gov’t Agent?

What happens when the feds tells you how to do your internal investigation? As Law360 reports, a court in New York is examining that very question and an entire criminal case related to the Libor-rigging scandal hangs in the balance. In the case of U.S. v. Connolly et al., case number 1:16-cr-00370, in the Southern ...

Hernán Vera Recognized in Honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month

Bird Marella principal Hernán Vera was recently honored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors at the National Hispanic Heritage Month Reception held on September 18th. Mr. Vera was among six honorees acknowledged for their contribution to the community. For more information, click here.