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, fashion, entertainment 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.
- Nixon Peabody Nabs Fox Rothschild's Fashion Law Head
Law360 | October 7, 2014
This feature story highlights the arrival of Los Angeles IP Counseling & Transactions partners Staci Jennifer Riordan and Julian Petty. The coverage notes that Staci Jennifer will lead our fashion law team after having spearheaded Fox’s group and Julian will focus his practice on providing strategic career and business guidance to clients in the music, TV, film, new media and book publishing industries.
- Healthcare Big Data Debate: Public Good vs. Privacy
InformationWeek | October 6, 2014
Los Angeles Health Care partner Jill Gordon is featured in this article discussing big data’s role in health care. Jill’s comments are from her panel discussion at the 8th annual Body Computing Conference. Click here to read the full article.
- Franchisors Should Stay Out of Franchisee Personnel Management
The Legal Intelligencer | September 26, 2014
New York City partner and leader of the Franchise & Distribution practice Craig Tractenberg and Los Angeles Labor & Employment associate Michael Curtis authored this column on circumstances where a franchisor may be liable for alleged employment law violations.