Press Releases

Patent Litigation Group

Joseph Mellema Joins Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP as Of Counsel in the Patent Litigation Group

Irvine, California—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP is pleased to announce that Joseph J. Mellema has joined the Firm as Of Counsel in the Patent Litigation Group. Mellema will be resident in the Firm’s Orange County office. Mellema focuses on the protection and enforcement of all intellectual property rights, including patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secrets, […]

Global Hospitality Group®

JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® announces EB-5 financing and closing of two recent deals for Great Wolf Resorts and Wurzak Hotel Group

Los Angeles—The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP is pleased to announce the recent closing of two hotel deals for their clients, Great Wolf Resorts and Wurzak Hotel Group. Jim Butler, Chair of the Global Hospitality Group®, and David Sudeck, a senior member, led the transactions and associated EB-5 financing. Great […]

Bankruptcy, Corporate Defense and Investigations, Creditors' Rights, Environmental, Family Office, Government, Labor & Employment, Land Use, Natural Resources & Mining, Patent Litigation Group, Professional Liability Defense, Real Estate, Taxation, Trust & Estate Litigation and Trusts & Estates

JMBM Attorneys Recognized as 2017 Best Lawyers in America®

LOS ANGELES—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that 17 attorneys across all three offices have been selected by their peers for their inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America® 2017 edition. Best Lawyers is based on comprehensive peer-review survey in which tens of thousands of top lawyers evaluate the legal […]

JMBM Recognized on Vault’s 2017 “Top 150 Under 150” Law Firm List

JMBM is pleased to announce its inclusion for Vault’s Top 150 Under 150, a list of leading midsize law firms. This distinction was created to recognize outstanding law firms with fewer than 150 attorneys whose expertise rivals the global megafirms that often dominate law firm rankings. “We are honored to be recognized by Vault as […]

Environmental, Government, Land Use and Natural Resources & Mining

Environmental and Land Use Lawyer Jodi Smith Joins Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP as Of Counsel

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Jodi Smith has joined its Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy Department as Of Counsel in the firm’s San Francisco office. She was previously with Paul Hastings LLP. “We are delighted that Jodi has joined our law practice,” said Benjamin M. Reznik, chair […]

Bankruptcy, Creditors' Rights, Environmental, Government, Land Use, Litigation, Natural Resources & Mining and Real Estate

JMBM Attorneys Recognized as 2016 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

San Francisco—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that 9 of its attorneys have been recognized as a 2016 Northern California Super Lawyer or Rising Star. JMBM’s Super Lawyers and Rising Stars were recognized in a variety of practice areas. Their names and practice areas are listed below: 2016 Northern California […]

Corporate, Taxation and Trusts & Estates

Bradford S. Cohen joins Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP as a Partner in the Tax, Trusts & Estates, and Corporate Groups

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to welcome Brad Cohen as a partner in the Tax, Trusts & Estates, and Corporate Groups. He will be based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Cohen previously practiced law at Venable, where he was a partner. Brad Cohen’s practice emphasizes business planning related to complex […]