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JMBM Attorneys Recognized as Southern California Super Lawyers for 2021

LOS ANGELES—Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that 18 JMBM attorneys have been recognized as 2021 Super Lawyers in Southern California. This list includes outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in their individual practice areas.

The names of JMBM’s Super Lawyers and their practice areas are listed below:

Los Angeles

  • Rod S. Berman, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Robert E. Braun, Technology Transactions
  • Jim Butler, Real Estate
  • Marta M. Fernandez, Employment & Labor
  • Thomas M. Geher, Bankruptcy
  • Michael A. Gold, Business Litigation, Corporate
  • Timothy Lappen, Closely Held Business
  • Guy Maisnik, Real Estate
  • Robert E. Mangels, Business Litigation
  • Burton A. Mitchell, Tax
  • David M. Poitras, Bankruptcy
  • Benjamin M. Reznik, Land Use/Zoning
  • David A. Sudeck, Real Estate
  • David Tabibian, Real Estate
  • Seth Weissman, Real Estate

Orange County

  • Greg S. Cordrey, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Gordon A. Schaller, Estate Planning & Probate


Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

About JMBM
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