LOS ANGELES—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Rod Berman, chairperson of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Department, has joined the Get Together Foundation’s Board of Directors.
Founded in 2004, the Get Together Foundation is a volunteer-based family foundation which develops and raises funds for support programs to assist individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles. These programs provide people in need with necessities such as food, water, shelter and counseling.
“The Get Together Foundation provides essential services for the growing homeless population in Los Angeles,” said Berman. “I am honored to serve on the Board of an organization that makes such a positive impact on the community.”
Berman’s legal practice includes patent, trademark, trade dress, copyright, unfair competition and internet responsibilities. He is rated one of the Best Lawyers in America® and is recognized by one of America’s foremost legal publications, the Daily Journal, as one of the top 30 intellectual property attorneys in the State of California.
“Rod’s wealth of experience advocating for his clients makes him a great asset to our Board,” said Kevin Wachs, founder of the Get Together Foundation. “We look forward to working with him in our efforts to ensure that everyone facing the challenges of homelessness has access to the resources that will allow them to rebuild their lives.”
About the Get Together Foundation
Get Together Foundation (GTF) is a 501(c)(3) that mobilizes communities to impact the homelessness challenges facing Los Angeles. GTF works with organizations, government, businesses, volunteers and individuals to develop and expedite innovative support programs to provide meals, housing, counseling, job training, and resources to individuals and families experiencing homelessness. GTF gives people with nowhere else to turn the community support they need to become self-sufficient.
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