• Selected Clients

    Advertising Marketing & Media

    • Best Buy Co., Inc.
    • Diageo North America
    • Eveready Battery Company, Inc.
    • The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.
    • The Coca-Cola Company
    • Ticketmaster

    Advertising Litigation

    • AT&T Mobility
    • Eveready Battery Company
    • Miller-Coors
    • Schick Manufacturing

    Construction & Public Works

    • AMEC Earth & Environmental, Inc.
    • Kajima U.S.A., Inc.
    • Lowe Enterprises, Inc.
    • Tetra Tech

    Corporate

    • AT&T
    • Bertelsmann AG
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Douglas Emmett, Inc.
    • East West Bancorp
    • Goldman, Sachs & Co.
    • Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin
    • INgrooves
    • Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.
    • Mandalay Digital Group
    • Mitsui & Co., Ltd. 
    • Moelis & Company
    • New Atlantic Ventures
    • Sandler, O'Neill + Partners, L.P. 
    • Sky Italia
    • Sony Pictures Entertainment  
    • Stamps.com
    • Superior Industries International
    • TIAA–CREF (Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America)
    • VantagePoint Capital Partners

    Employment & Labor

    • Activision
    • AMC Theaters
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Del Taco
    • Match.com
    • Ticketmaster

    Eminent Domain Litigation

    • AMB Properties
    • California Water Service Co.
    • Flying J
    • Keenan Land Company
    • Los Angeles County Metropolitan
      Transportation Agency
    • Office Depot
    • Chevys Restaurants
    • Regency Outdoor Advertising
    • U-Haul Real Estate Company
    • Union Pacific RR
    • Veterans of Foreign Wars
    • YUM Brands, Inc.

    Entertainment

    • AT&T
    • BMG Rights Management GmbH
    • CBS Broadcasting
    • Concord Music Group
    • Michael Douglas
    • Eton Park Capital Management
    • INgrooves
    • Lionsgate Television
    • Sony Pictures Entertainment
    • Ticketmaster Corporation
    • Twentieth Century Fox Television
    • Tyler Perry Productions
    • Estate of Robin Williams
    • WME Entertainment
    • Neil Young

    Financial Services & Banking

    • Cathay General Bancorp
    • East West Bancorp
    • Hanmi Financial Corporation
    • Silicon Valley Bank
    • U.S. Bank

    Government & Regulatory

    • ACS, A Xerox Company
    • Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority
    • Alon USA Energy, Inc.
    • AREA Property Partners
    • AT&T 
    • BNSF Railway Company 
    • British Petroleum 
    • California Asphalt Pavement Alliance 
    • California Independent Petroleum Association 
    • California State University
    • City of Sacramento 
    • Consolidated Waste Industries, Inc.
    • County of Los Angeles 
    • DIRECTV
    • District of Columbia Housing Enterprises
    • Empire State Development Corporation 
    • Goldman Sachs & Co.
    • Goodrich Corporation 
    • Independent Energy Producers Association 
    • Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
    • Kern Oil & Refining Co.
    • Liberty Limited Partnership
    • Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce 
    • Los Angeles County Metropolitan
      Transportation Authority
    • Los Angeles Unified School District
    • Metropolitan Water District of Southern California 
    • Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association 
    • Plains Exploration & Production Company 
    • Serono, Inc. 
    • Siemens Transportation Systems, Inc.
    • Toyota Motor Sales (USA), Inc. 
    • Transport For London 
    • Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone 
    • Westchester County Health Care Corporation 
    • Western Independent Refiners Association

    Insurance Recovery

    • Blue Shield of California
    • Combustion Engineering
    • Dignity Health (formerly Catholic Healthcare West)
    • Federal-Mogul
    • IGT
    • Shook & Fletcher Insulation Co.
    • State Compensation Insurance Fund
    • Tesoro
    • Warner-Lambert
    • Wisconsin Electric Power Co.
    • Wright Medical Technology

    Intellectual Property

    • Aflac
    • Bank of the West
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Clairmail Corp.
    • Concord Records
    • Crayola
    • Credit One Financial
    • DataDirect Networks, Inc.
    • D&D Technologies
    • EMI Music Publishing
    • Fandango
    • Fuhu Inc.
    • Hallmark
    • H&M
    • IMAX Corp.
    • Lionsgate Television
    • Macrovision Corp.
    • Mark Fisher Footwear
    • Mattel, Inc.
    • NBC Universal, Inc.
    • Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc.
    • Sony Music Entertainment
    • Sony/ATV
    • Ticketmaster Corp.
    • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    • Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    • Warner Music Group
    • Warner Bros. Records

    Not-For-Profit Organizations

    • Camphill Village
    • The California Endowment
    • Contemporary Jewish Museum
    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • East Bay Community Foundation
    • J. Paul Getty Trust
    • Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health
    • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
    • University of California

    Patent Prosecution & Litigation

    • Bank of the West
    • Clairmail Inc.
    • Concord Records
    • DataDirect Networks
    • Fandango
    • Kelora Systems
    • Large Scale Biology Corporation
    • Parker-Hannifin
    • PartsRiver
    • Ticketmaster

    Real Estate Litigation

    • Carmel Partners
    • Central Pacific Bank
    • City of Dana Point
    • Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority
    • Lowe Enterprises
    • Pacific Gas & Electric Company

    Tax, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

    • Casden Properties, Inc.
    • Citizens Business Bank
    • Macerich
    • Mark Fabrics, Inc.
    • Southwest Carpenters Pension Trust
    • State Compensation Insurance Fund
    • Syntex (USA) Inc.
    • Sybase Corporation

    Technology

    • 33cube, Inc.
    • American Bay Technology Systems
    • American Hi Definition, Inc.
    • Apptimum, Inc.
    • Bell Industries, Inc.
    • Cemaphore Systems, Inc.
    • Communications & Power Industries
    • Coverity, Inc.
    • Cydcor
    • DataDirect Networks, Inc.
    • Draper Fisher Jurvetson
    • gINT Software, Inc.
    • Good Technology
    • Heliae Development, LLC
    • Hewlett Packard Inc.
    • InterActive Corp.
    • iWatt, Inc.
    • Macrovision Corporation
    • Lenovo
    • MXPlay, Inc.
    • Novellus Systems
    • QAD Inc.
    • Paskal Lightning Company
    • Patient Safety Technologies, Inc.
    • Sonicwall
    • Sonus Networks
    • Superconductor Technologies Inc.

    Trial Practice

    • Blue Shield of California
    • NBC Universal
    • Swiss Reinsurance
    • Tesoro Corporation
    • Ticketmaster
    • UCLA

    Unfair Competition

    • CashCall
    • General Mills
    • Pacific Capital Bank
    • Ticketmaster

    Venture Capital

    • Black Diamond Ventures
    • ComVentures (Fuse Capital)
    • Draper Fisher Jurvetson
    • DFJ Frontier
    • DFJ Mercury
    • Horizon Ventures
    • Lucas Venture Group
    • New Atlantic Ventures
    • Paladin Capital Group
    • Rincon Venture Partners
    • Startup Capital Ventures
    • Zone Ventures
     

    Antitrust

    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • Ingersoll-Rand
    • Korean Television Enterprises, Ltd.
    • Lason Systems, Inc.
    • National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative
    • QLogic Corp.
    • Trinity Health Systems

    Capital Markets

    • Cathay General Bancorp
    • Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
    • CVB Financial Corp.
    • East West Bancorp
    • FBR Capital Markets
    • Sandler, O'Neill+Partners, L.P.

    Class Actions

    • Blue Shield of California 
    • CashCall 
    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • General Mills 
    • Kindred Healthcare
    • Pacific Capital Bank
    • Ticketmaster

    Distressed Asset

    • Bank of the West
    • Central Pacific Bank
    • Citigroup
    • GMAC ResCap
    • Lowe Enterprises
    • UBS
    • U.S. Bank
    • York Capital

    Election Law

    • California Proposition 7
    • California Independent Petroleum Association
    • Election Protection
    • Independent Energy Producers Association
    • Kern Oil & Refining Co.

    Energy & Natural Resources

    • Applied Materials
    • Goodrich Corporation
    • Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
    • Peabody Energy
    • SunEdison
    • Tesoro Petroleum Corporation
    • TransCanada Corporation
    • Western Independent Refiners Association

    Entertainment & Media Litigation

    Companies

    • Anshutz Entertainment Group
    • Atlantic Records
    • Carlin Music
    • EMI Music Publishing
    • NBC Universal
    • Rhino Entertainment
    • Sony Music Entertainment
    • Summit Entertainment
    • Ticketmaster
    • Warner Chappell
    • Warner Music Group 

    Individuals

    • Brian Wilson
    • Bryan-Michael Cox
    • Gene Simmons
    • Jermaine Dupri
    • John Fogerty
    • Michael Douglas
    • Neil Young
    • Randy Jackson
    • Estate of Robin Williams
    • Usher

    Environmental & Toxic Torts

    • 3M
    • City of Los Angeles
    • Dansk Investments (USA Petroleum)
    • GATX
    • Goodrich
    • Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
    • San Gabriel Valley Water Quality Authority
    • Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics
    • Sun Chemical

    Financial Services Litigation

    • CashCall
    • Central Pacific Bank
    • Community Bank
    • East-West Bank
    • JP Morgan Chase
    • Pacific Capital Bank
    • US Bancorp

    Healthcare

    • Aetna
    • Ascension Health
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Children's Hospital Association
    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • Kaiser Family Foundation
    • Maimonides Medical Center
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    • New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation
    • New York State Health Foundation
    • Sutter Health
    • Tenet Healthcare Corporation
    • The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (representing 11 states)
    • UCLA Health System
    • University of California, San Francisco Medical Center
    • University of Chicago Medical Center
    • Westchester County Health Care

    Healthcare Litigation

    • Blue Shield of California
    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
    • St. Joseph Health System
    • Tenet Healthcare Corporation

    Hospitality

    • The Beverly Garland Holiday Inn
    • DiamondRock Hospitality Company
    • Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
    • Kendall-Jackson Wine Estates, Ltd.
    • Kennedy Wilson
    • Lowe Enterprises, Inc.
    • Ronald Family Trust A, the Getty Trust

    Infrastructure

    • Alameda Transportation Authority
    • Amtrak
    • City of Reno, Nevada
    • City of Tustin, California
    • City of Yakima, Washington
    • Goldman Sachs & Co.
    • Los Angeles Unified School District
    • New York State Thruway Authority
    • Renewable Funding, LLC
    • Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp.
    • Time Warner Cable
    • Transport for London
    • Walsh Austin Joint Venture
    • Westfield Group

    Life, Health & Disability Insurance & ERISA Litigation

    • Aflac
    • American Heritage Life Insurance Company
    • Blue Shield of California
    • ING Americas
    • Liberty Life Insurance Company
    • MEGA Life and Health Insurance Company
    • ReliaStar Life Insurance Company
    • Transamerica Life Insurance Company

    Litigation

    • AMC Theatres
    • Arista Records
    • Adventist Healthcare
    • Blue Shield of California
    • BMG Rights Management GmbH
    • Dignity Health
    • Carmel Partners
    • Central Pacific Bank
    • DIRECTV
    • EMI Music
    • Eveready Battery Company
    • General Mills
    • H&M
    • IMAX
    • Intuit
    • Kindred Healthcare
    • NBC Universal
    • Sirius XM
    • Sony Pictures Entertainment
    • Tesoro Corp.
    • Ticketmaster
    • Warner/Chappell
    • Warner Music

    Mergers & Acquisitions

    • Account Control Technology
    • BMG Rights Management GmbH
    • Dignity Health (formerly known as Catholic Healthcare West)
    • East West Bancorp
    • Heritage Oaks Bank
    • Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, Inc.
    • Kindred Healthcare
    • Mandalay Digital Group
    • Mann+Hummel GmbH
    • Moelis Capital Partners
    • Sucampo Pharmaceuticals

    Real Estate

    • Carmel Partners
    • CityView
    • Dignity Health
    • Facebook, Inc.
    • Jay Paul Company
    • Kennedy Wilson
    • Lowe Enterprises, Inc.
    • The Macerich Company
    • PIMCO
    • TIAA-CREF
    • Trader Joe’s Company

    Sports

    • National Basketball Association
    • Trustees of California State Universities
    • U.S. Olympic Committee
    • Washington Nationals Baseball

    Trademark & Copyright Litigation

    • Anschutz Entertainment Group
    • Arista Records
    • Atlantic Records
    • Bertlesmann AG
    • Community Bank
    • Credit One Bank
    • Eagle Eyes Traffic
    • Gordon Auto Body Parts
    • Hannstar
    • Hubwoo
    • Parker Hannifin
    • DataDirect Networks
    • NBC Universal
    • Community Bank, Anschutz Entertainment Group
    • Barbra Streisand
    • Black Eyed Peas
    • Burt Bacharach
    • Cher
    • Def Leppard
    • EMI Music Publishing
    • Granada Television
    • Hewlett-Packard
    • Intuit, Inc.
    • Jamba Juice Company
    • Metallica
    • Muse
    • R. Kelly
    • Sony Pictures Entertainment
    • Sun Microsystems, Inc.
    • Ticketmaster Corp.
    • Toyota 
    • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.
    • Warner/Chappell
    • Warner Music Group

    Vineyard, Wine & Beverages

    • PlumpJack Management Group, LLC  
    • Citicorp USA, Inc.
    • Jackson Family Wines
    • Prudential Insurance Company of America
    • Silverado Premium Properties
    • Sutter Home Winery