Our Los Angeles attorneys help clients build city infrastructure, develop pharmaceuticals and medical devices, advance technology and improve health care.
Given LA's position as a thriving business center, our attorneys there practice domestically and abroad on a range of finance, corporate and transactional matters.
Our clients are public agencies, cultural institutions and renowned educational institutions creating innovations that will drive society far into the future. They include the City and County of Los Angeles, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, the University of Southern California, the State of California, the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Caltech.
We are active participants in advancing charitable causes of the community. As an example, the Los Angeles office handles pro bono cases for Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), an initiative that helps unaccompanied children navigate the U.S. immigration process. In addition, we are active supporters of the It Gets Better Project, which inspires hope for young people facing harassment.
- Enter the Academic-Entrepreneur
Daily Journal | November 27, 2013
Los Angeles Patents and office managing partner Seth Levy authored this contributed article focusing on some of the pitfalls that exist for the academic-entrepreneur and the university technology transfer programs whose currency is those academician’s innovations.
- Restaurant Owner Loses $1M Copyright Claim Over TV Show
National Law Journal | October 23, 2013
This coverage notes a California federal judge’s decision to dismiss copyright infringement claims against TV One LLC. TV One’s legal team was led by Los Angeles partners Thad Stauber and Sarah André, Washington, DC, partner Kendal Tyre, Los Angeles associate Michael Azat, and Washington, DC, associate Kenneth Nichols.
- Amid Rollout of Affordable Care Act, Firms Face Challenge in Boosting Health Care Practices
Daily Journal | October 22, 2013
Los Angeles Health Services partner Jill Gordon discusses the impact of the Affordable Care Act on law firms.