Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell announces new lateral, promotions

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell announces new lateral, promotions and associates

January 12, 2012 (Los Angeles, CA) – Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce the Firm’s most recent promotions, as well as new associates.

Tom Geher has been named partner, having previously served as Of Counsel, and Wendy Bleiman has been named Of Counsel, previously an Associate in the Los Angeles office of JMBM.

Mr. Geher’s practice includes a focus on bankruptcy, insolvency and creditors’ rights and the representation of debtors, secured creditors, unsecured creditors and bankruptcy trustees in all aspects of Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 cases in a wide variety of industries and businesses. He has also successfully represented numerous state and federal court receivers, as well as assignees and assignors in assignments for the benefit of creditors.

Ms. Bleiman concentrates her practice on federal, state and local tax controversies, predominantly by supervising audits and advocating at administrative-level appeals. Her experience includes issues relating to Federal income taxes, state and local franchise and income taxes (including multi-state tax issues), California property taxes (including Prop. 13 reassessment issues) and sales taxes.

About JMBM
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP is a full-service law firm committed to providing clients with outstanding results. From our offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Orange County, we serve our clients’ needs worldwide. For more information about our attorneys and practice areas, visit www.JMBM.com.