Our members are making great professional strides! On this page, LACBA proudly recognizes its members' achievements like receiving awards, earning promotions, being named partner and starting new jobs. Below are the latest: 

Maria Hall, LACBA member, featured in USC Magazine profile, ‘A New Precedent’

LACBA Business Law Section Chair Katherine J. Blair Appointed to Skechers to Board of Directors

LACBA Member Gary Fishbein Joins Renamed Family Law Firm Brot•Gross•Fishbein•LLP

Snell & Wilmer adds Partner, LACBA Member Rose B. Sorensen

LACBA Member Cassandra S. Franklin Joins JAMS Neutrals Panel

David Hackett, LACBA Member, Elevated to GMSR Partner

LACBA Members Kenneth D. Askin, Ghaith Mahmood, Elizabeth Y. J. Oh Elected Partners at Latham & Watkins LLP

Tucker Ellis Expands Business Law Capabilities With Synergy Law Group and LACBA Member Kristen Baracy

The Lawyer Referral Service of LACBA Welcomes New Members

LACBA Members and Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Attorneys Thomas J. Daly and Robert A. Green Recognized as 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers®

Family Service Agency Appoints LACBA Member Marisol Alarcon to Board

Robert F. Jacobs, LACBA Member, Selected Attorney of the Year by SEDBA

Long-Time LACBA Leader & Member Laura V. Farber to Lead the Tournament of Roses in 2020

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie welcomes LACBA Member Jeffrey C. Tom as Associate

LACBA Member John Giovannone joins Carothers DiSante & Freudenberger LLP as Partner

Blank Rome Bolsters Corporate Practice With LACBA Member Terrence Everett as Partner

Family Law Team Lead by LACBA Members Kristina Royce and Ashley Silberfeld Join Blank Rome

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP Promotes LACBA Member Andrew I. Shadoff to Partner

LACBA Member Kelly A. Knight added as Mediator at Judicate West in Southern California

Foley & Lardner announces LACBA member Byron McLain as Partner in firm’s Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practice

LACBA Member Jayesh Patel joins Greenspoon Marder as a Partner in its Los Angeles Office

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. appoints LACBA Leaders/Members Daniel M. Crowley, Mary E. Kelly, Jeffrey S. Cohen-Laurie, David K. Reinert, & Jessica A. Uzcategui as California Superior Court Judges

LACBA Judicial Nominations Committee Member, Byron McLain Joins Foley & Lardner LLP as a Partner in the Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations Practice Group

Latham & Watkins Elects LACBA Members Ted A. Dillman & Brent T. Epstein to Partner and Promotes Lauren E. Paull, Kristen M. Tuey & Jennifer B. Yoo to Counsel

Tom Ara, Los Angeles Lawyer Editorial Board and LACBA Member Joins DLA Piper as chair of Entertainment Transactions practice

LACBA President Brian Kabateck announces firm move and name change

LACBA Member Kelly Kriebs Joins Munger, Tolles & Olson as Partner

California Supreme Court appoints Former LACBA President Alan Steinbrecher as Vice-Chair of the State Bar of California's Board of Trustees

LACBA Member Hon. Maria E. Stratton announced as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division Eight (Los Angeles)

Sarah Kelly-Kilgore, Barristers Section Executive Committee member, elevated to Partner at Greenberg Gross LLP

Lewis Roca names LACBA member and Los Angeles Lawyer Editorial Board member Thomas Daly as co-practice group leader of the firm’s Intellectual Property practice group

Hunton Andrews Kurth Continues Expansion of National Real Estate Practice with LACBA member Mack Watson as Associate

LACBA Member Sidney J. Machtinger to receive the ACLU Lifetime Advocate for Justice Award

Akerman adds to Los Angeles Office with LACBA Member Jeffrey Horton Thomas as Partner

LACBA's Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section Chair Ashley McDow joins Foley & Lardner's Bankruptcy & Business Reorganizations Practice as Partner

Greenberg Traurig Grows Tax Practice With Addition of LACBA Member Michael D. Foster

LACBA Associate Member Lucille F. Norberg Awarded San Marino’s Woman of the Year

Greenspoon Marder Opens Los Angeles Office with LACBA Members James H. Turken (partner) and Jordan A. Bender (associate)

Hogan Lovells expands national BRI practice by adding LACBA member Bennett Spiegel

LACBA Member Jane Hinton joins Hunton Andrews Kurth Real Estate Practice as Partner

Insurance Recovery Attorney and LACBA Member Alexandra Roje Joins Lathrop Gage L.A. office

LACBA Member Daniel Black Named to The Hollywood Reporters 2018 'Power Lawyers' List

GMSR Appellate Attorney and LACBA Member Gary Wax Elevated to Partner

Ropers Majeski Kohn & Bentley adds LACBA Member Mitchell S. Kim as partner in Los Angeles

LACBA Member Lizbeth Mateo appointed to California Student Opportunity and Access Program Project Grant Advisory Committee

LACBA Member L. Ernestine Fields Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Nossaman Elevates LACBA Member Gina Nicholls To Partner In California

Loeb & Loeb LLP expands National Real Estate Practice with addition of Partner David A. Barksdale

LACBA members Eric Cho, Mark O. Morris, and Jonathan D. West elected as partners at Latham & Watkins

Diaz Reus practice grows in Los Angeles with LACBA Member Kenneth A. Linzer

LACBA Litigation Section Leader Audra M. Mori and LACBA Member Joseph M. Lipner appointed to Los Angeles County Superior Court

Dr. Jack R. Goetz, Member of LACBA's Attorney-Client Mediation and Arbitration Services Committee, Delivers Keynote Address at Concord Law School's 27th Graduation Ceremony

Appellate Lawyer and LACBA Member Zareh Jaltorossian Joins Los Angeles Tax Boutique, Dakessian Law

LACBA Member Bradford Hughes joins Clark Hill PLC as Transportation Litigation Attorney in Los Angeles Office

Dykema’s Los Angeles Office Adds Litigator and LACBA Member James S. Azadian

Proskauer Expands Private Equity and Real Estate Industry Offering with LACBA Member Albert W. Stemp as Partner

Friends of the Los Angeles County Law Library presents LACBA Members Andrea Sheridan Ordin and Justice Laurie Zelon with 2018 Beacon of Justice Award

Fisher Phillips welcomes LACBA Member Cheryl Schreck as Partner in Los Angeles

President Trump Announces Intent to Nominate LACBA Member Charles P. Rettig to be the Next Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Dykema’s Los Angeles Office Adds Litigator and LACBA Member James S. Azadian

Nelson Hardiman LLP expands its regulatory practice with LACBA members Hope Levy-Biehl and Stacie Neroni as partners

LACBA Member Debra A. Schiff joins VLP Law Group's Real Estate Practice Group as a Partner

Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP elects LACBA Member Sarah Kroll-Rosenbaum as Partner

The California Appellate Law Group's establishes its new Los Angeles office with LACBA member Sharon Baumgold

Alston & Bird Adds LACBA Member Jeffrey Dintzer as Senior Environmental Partner and LACBA Member Matthew Wickersham as Counsel in Los Angeles

Dykema Appoints LACBA Member Jeff Huron as Managing Member of Its Los Angeles Office

LACBA Member Jasmin Yang is newly elected California counsel at Snell & Wilmer

Akerman Grows L.A. Office with LACBA Member, Ex CFPB Deputy Assist. Director for Office of Regulations, Kathleen “Kitty” Ryan.

SCI Announces New President and COO, LACBA Member Peter Fidopiastis

Allen Matkins Welcomes LACBA Member Marc Young as New Real Estate Finance Partner

LACBA Member Andrew J. Demetriou Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Law

LACBA Member Ellisen Turner Named Managing Partner of Irell & Manella

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