Press Releases

Global Hospitality Group®

Meet the Money® National Hotel Finance and Investment Conference will focus on hotel development and deals

LOS ANGELES–Meet the Money® 2014 will bring owners, operators, developers, consultants, investors, brands, lenders and other capital providers together in Los Angeles to explore the opportunities of what is predicted to be a breakout year for hotel development and deals. Held May 5-7, the annual national hotel finance and investment conference will focus on ground […]

Land Use

Appellate Court Rules in Favor of Saudi Prince in Benedict Canyon Case

LOS ANGELES–In the much publicized case of a Saudi Prince seeking to build his residential estate, a unanimous three-judge panel of the Court of Appeal published a decision in which it affirmed a lower court judgment and ruled in favor of the Prince and against the City of Los Angeles, Bruce Karsh and Martha Karsh. […]

Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions

Edward S. Grenville Joins JMBM as Corporate Partner in San Francisco Office

San Francisco—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to welcome Edward S. Grenville as a partner in its San Francisco office. Formerly of Dentons, Grenville represents a variety of financial institutions in syndications, financing, revolving and term loan facilities, equipment leasing, acquisitions, remarketing, and other asset-based transactions. “Ed has built a successful practice […]

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JMBM Attorneys Recognized as Southern California Super Lawyers in 2014

Twenty-five attorneys from the Los Angeles and Orange County offices of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) have been recognized as Southern California “Super Lawyers” in 2014. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The […]

Chinese Investment Group™ and Global Hospitality Group®

JMBM’s Chinese Investment Group™ announces successful acquisitions in the U.S. for Chinese clients, and promotion of Eudeen Chang to Vice Chairman of the Group

LOS ANGELES—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce the successful closing of a number of hotel and real estate purchases by members of its Chinese Investment Group™, and the promotion of Eudeen Chang to Vice Chairman of the Group. Chang is a founding member of the Group as well as a […]

Entertainment and Litigation

John Lucas joins Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP as Of Counsel

Los Angeles—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to welcome John J. Lucas to the Firm’s Entertainment Litigation department. Previously with Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, Lucas has significant litigation and trial experience in both state and federal court, and represents talent, studios, television networks and independent entertainment production companies involved in […]

Patent Litigation Group

Reza Mirzaie Joins Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP

Los Angeles—Litigator Reza Mirzaie has joined Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP as a partner in the Firm’s Patent Litigation practice. Previously with Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP, Mirzaie specializes in patent, trademark and trade secret litigation involving a variety of technologies, including computer hardware, software, and various types of electronics and mechanical systems. He […]

JMBM Recognized as a 2014 “Top Ranked Law Firm” by Martindale-Hubbell®

LOS ANGELES – Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) has been selected as one of Martindale-Hubbell’s® 2014 “U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms™.” The recognition appeared in FORTUNE magazine’s 2014 Investor’s Guide, along with online editions featured on CNN’s and ALM’s “Top Ranked Law Firms” are firms of 10 or more attorneys, where […]