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 Money.com and ALM’s Law.com. “Top Ranked Law Firms” are firms of 10 or more attorneys, where […]