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Burton Mitchell and Michael Gold Recognized as Top Lawyers by the Los Angeles Business Journal

LOS ANGELES — Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Burton Mitchell, Assistant Managing Partner and Chair of JMBM’s Taxation, Trusts & Estates Department, and Michael Gold, Chair of JMBM’s Cybersecurity & Privacy Group, have been included in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of “Top 100 Lawyers.” This list honors the top lawyers in Los Angeles for their legal achievements, professional impact, and community involvement.

“These two talented attorneys have delivered outstanding results for our clients for many years,” said Bruce Jeffer, Managing Partner of JMBM. “They remain valued leaders in our Firm, and we are pleased they have received this well-deserved recognition.”

Mitchell’s practice focuses on taxation, estate planning, probate, trust law and administration, trust disputes, non-profit entities, and tax-effective financial planning within a family. He generally represents individuals, closely-held businesses, institutional trustees, partnerships, limited liability companies, entrepreneurs, other professionals, and various members of the entertainment industry.

“It has been a pleasure to work with clients across a broad range of industries to help them achieve their goals,” said Mitchell. “I am proud to be included in the Business Journal’s Top 100 list together with many exceptional Los Angeles attorneys.”

Gold counsels clients in a wide variety of matters, including privacy and information security compliance matters, AI and blockchain technologies, supply chain privacy and security issues, data breach responses and investigations, regulatory matters, crisis management, and technology agreements.

“I’m honored to be recognized by the Business Journal as one of LA’s Top 100 Lawyers,” said Gold. “I look forward to continuing to assist clients in this incredibly challenging and multi-faceted legal field.”

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 our services, visit

About the Los Angeles Business Journal
The Los Angeles Business Journal is a weekly publication that examines the many ways that the L.A. economy operates. First-rate editorial and research teams provide in-depth analyses of the community’s dynamic business and economic scene.