• 08.08.16

    Advice for Closing Real Estate Deals

    Law360 quoted Manatt’s Grace Winters, an associate in the firm’s real estate practice, for advice on how to avoid some of the situations that could derail a real estate deal.“Real estate lawyers should not hesitate to consult other legal experts — such as environmental, tax ...

  • 06.15.16

    Legal 500 Ranks Manatt Practices in National 2016 Guide

    Manatt has received seven national practice area rankings in the newly released 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United States, published on June 15, 2016. Additionally, three Manatt partners—Linda Goldstein, Robert Belfort and Linda Tiano—were recognized as "Leading Lawyers" in ...

  • 05.27.16

    Manatt Practices Recognized in Chambers USA 2016

    Manatt has been recognized as a top-ranked law firm by Chambers USA. The rankings highlight ten practices and 25 lawyers in the 2016 list of America’s leading lawyers for business, in addition to being recognized as a noted firm in the areas of Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance ...

  • 05.18.16

    De la Cruz Recognized Among CA’s Top Young Lawyers

    In its May 18, 2016, edition, the Daily Journal recognized Manatt’s Victor De la Cruz, a partner in the firm’s Land Use practice, as one of the most talented young lawyers working in California today. De la Cruz is one of only 20 Southern California lawyers under the age of 40 to be ...

  • 04.20.16

    Hallem, Hori, Wilson Among CA's Top Women Lawyers

    In its April 20, 2016 edition, the Daily Journal recognized Manatt partners Timi Hallem, Susan Hori and Donna Wilson as Top Women Lawyers in California for 2016. Only 100 lawyers statewide were named to the annual Top Women Lawyers list.Hallem, a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Land Use ...

  • 04.10.16

    Ray Inducted Into D.C. Hall of Fame

    On April 10, the Washington, D.C. Hall of Fame Society inducted John Ray, a partner in the firm's Land, Environment and Natural Resources practice, and 11 other District of Columbia residents in recognition of their outstanding impact on the city. The 2016 Hall of Fame inductees were honored at ...

  • 12.15.15

    Challenges Persist Against Celebrity Developer

    The Los Angeles Times interviewed Manatt's Victor De la Cruz, a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, about his representation of a Bel-Air resident against celebrity developer Mohamed Hadid, who is facing criminal charges over allegations that he failed to halt ...

  • 09.28.15

    CA Sees Increase in Condo Projects

    Law360 interviewed Manatt's Michael Polentz, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, for an article on the rise of condo projects in California.Law360 reports that developers had been hesitant to build or convert to for-sale units partly because of their added risk, but ...

  • 09.01.15

    The Enforceability of Confidentiality Agreements

    Manatt's Tom Muller, co-chair of the firm's Real Estate and Land Use practice, discussed with GlobeSt.com how enforceable confidentiality agreements within letters of intent are in the beginning stages of a real estate deal.Muller told GlobeSt.com that most real estate deals begin with a ...

  • 08.18.15

    Hori Inducted Into UCI Distinguished Fellows Program

    Manatt's Susan Hori, a partner in the Real Estate and Land Use practice, will be inducted into the 2015-2016 Class of the Distinguished Fellows Program, the premier professional engagement program of the Department of Planning, Policy and Design in the School of Social Ecology at the University ...