Our Los Angeles office is located in Manhattan Beach in the South Bay area of Los Angeles. We are a few minutes south of the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX); one mile west of the 405 Freeway’s Manhattan Beach/ Rosecrans Avenue exit.
The firm litigates civil cases concentrating in the areas of product liability, aviation law, highway design issues, commercial litigation, intellectual property, catastrophic personal injury, insurance bad faith, breach of contract and technology-related litigation. We handle all phases of cases from initial consultation through investigation, discovery, law and motion, and trial and, where appropriate, appeal. Our efforts have resulted in ground-breaking results in the areas of product defects, air crash litigation, wrongful termination, contract disputes, professional malpractice, and government liability. We have had success not only at the trial level, but at appellate courts in California and other states.
Our firm is “AV Preeminent Rated” and recognized nationally as a leader of litigation involving vehicle rollovers, defective tires, automobile crashworthiness, and aviation safety. We also have had landmark results in highway construction and road design cases.
We represent both individuals and businesses in lawsuits against corporate and government entities. In addition, we represent business clients in disputes with like entities in such areas as unfair competition, breach of contract, intellectual property, and other technology-related matters. We also provide mediation services in all the above areas.
The firm draws on the unique talents of a team of Associate Attorneys in California on a consultant basis, and has worked regularly with referring attorneys and co-counsel in the prosecution of major cases. In addition, we employ the services of specialized investigators with a combined experience of over 30 years in civil litigation matters. We also maintain an active file of hundreds of engineering and other technological experts in fields such as product design, software, accident reconstruction, biomechanics, and economics, to name a few.
Three fee arrangements are available to our clients: a contingency basis, an hourly fee, or a combination of both. Referrals are accepted from attorneys in California and throughout the United States. We are a long-standing member of Martindale-Hubbell’s Registry of Preeminent Law Firms of America, and have served in the Leaders Forum of the American Association for Justice.