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U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Jesse Acosta, who lost his eyesight during Operation Iraqi Freedom, addressed Los Angeles County Bar Assoc...


The Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association hosted its 36th Annual Installation & Awards Gala at the Empress Pavil...



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Lawyers Deliver Laughs for a Good Cause

Apr. 9, 2011
By Riley Guerin

By Eb Richardson Daily Journal Staff Writer By day, Neal Svalstad works in-house for Hitachi Home Electronics ...


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SF Barristers Club Hosts Charity Gala

Apr. 2, 2011
By Riley Guerin

The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Barristers Club hosted its third annual Crystal Ball fundraiser on March 26 at the Gree...



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U.S. District Court Judge Otis D. Wright II paid a visit to the Meserau Free Legal Clinic in Ingelwood on March 26 to talk wit...


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Paramount Corporate Counsel Honored

Mar. 26, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Paramount Pictures Corp. executive vice president and general counsel Rebecca Prentice received the Outstanding Corporate Coun...



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Hollywood celebrities and political and legal leaders turned out March 18 for Public Counsel Law Center’s annual fundraiser at...


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A Meeting of the Minds

Mar. 26, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Intellectual property lawyers gathered at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Tuesday for USC Gould School of Law’s annual IP Institute...



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Wang is Woman of the Year

Mar. 26, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Karin Wang was honored as the 2011 Woman of the Year for the 49th Assembly District in a ceremony in Sacramento Monday. As vic...


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The Association of Southern California Defense Counsel hosted its 50th Annual Seminar March 10 and 11 at the Millennium Biltmo...



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The entertainment and legal industries converged on the Beverly Hilton Hotel last week to honor Ziffren Brittenham LLP partner...


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The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Los Angeles County, along with 300 of its closest friends, celebrated its 13th a...



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Trailblazing Judge Wins Award

Mar. 19, 2011
By Riley Guerin

The Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area presented its inaugural Judicial Achievement Award to retired Justi...


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Members of the Bay Area’s legal, business and nonprofit communities convened at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco Tuesday nigh...



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More than 300 members of the legal community gathered to celebrate the South Asian Bar Association of Southern California’s ei...


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Starr Portrait to Watch Over Pepperdine

Mar. 12, 2011
By Riley Guerin

By Ben Adlin Daily Journal Staff Writer Pepperdine University School of Law unveiled a commemorative portrait of form...



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The newly named Japanese American Bar Association hosted an Installation and Awards Gala along with the Philippine American Ba...


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The Los Angeles County Bar Association celebrated the 25th anniversary of its Domestic Violence Project March 3 at the Millenn...



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Attorney Honored by NAACP

Mar. 5, 2011
By Riley Guerin

During its annual Freedom Fund Scholarship and Awards Banquet, the Riverside branch of the NAACP presented Best Best & Kri...


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The Bar Association of San Francisco hosted its mock trial competition last week, where six high San Francisco high schools ar...



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USC Law Students Mentor Next Generation

Mar. 5, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Student volunteers from the USC Gould School of Law’s Street Law program hosted 52 students from the James A. Foshay Learning ...


The Aremnian Bar Association honored U.S. Attorney Andre Birotte Jr. on Feb. 24 at the Phoenicia restaurant in Glendale. More ...



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Not-So-Trivial Pursuit

Mar. 5, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Former state senators Joe Dunn and Dick Ackerman celebrate a correct answer in a trivia contest fundraiser March 2 for UC Irvi...


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Honoring The Judges

Feb. 26, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Approximately 80 judges from all over California assembled at the F.A.M.E. Conference and Expo Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 1...



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Firm Sponsors Museum Exhibit

Feb. 26, 2011
By Riley Guerin

In the spirit of its continued commitment to The San Diego Museum of Man, Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP is sponsor...


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Loyola Law Dean Toasts to Advocacy

Feb. 19, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Loyola Law School Dean Victor Gold announced plans to open a new Advocacy Institute this fall, offering clinical opportunities...



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New Directions

Feb. 12, 2011
By Riley Guerin

Starting this summer, the L.A. Lawyers Philharmonic will have some vocal accompaniment. Conductor and trial attorney Gary S. ...


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Vito Costanzo, a partner in Holland & Knight LLP's Los Angeles office, joins the board at St Anne's, a nonprofit social se...



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Awards for Advocates

Feb. 5, 2011
By Riley Guerin

The John M. Langston Bar Association celebrated the installation of its new president, Gilda Clift Breland of McBirney & C...


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In collaboration with the Los Angeles Superior Court, Women Lawyers of Los Angeles hosted 70 students from Los Angeles Central...