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The Best Lawyers in America 2017 Names Apalla Chopra Los Angeles Employment Law - Management Lawyer of the Year

August 15, 2016

The annual guide highlighting the nation's top practitioners selected 45 O’Melveny lawyers for inclusion 

LOS ANGELES ─ August 15, 2016 ─ O’Melveny and its lawyers are well-represented in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. The annual guide highlighting the nation's top practitioners selected 45 O’Melveny lawyers for inclusion and named Apalla Chopra Best Lawyers’ 2017 Los Angeles Employment Law - Management “Lawyer of the Year.”

Twenty-eight O'Melveny lawyers have been named to The Best Lawyers in America for 10 or more years: Seth Aronson, Robert Blashek, Daniel H. Bookin, Martin S. Checov, George Davis, Walter E. Dellinger, George C. Demos, Robert N. Eccles, Steven L. Grossman, Wayne S. Jacobsen, Evan M. Jones, David A. Krinsky, Carolyn June Kubota, Ben H. Logan, Martin “Kelly” McTigue, Heather Meeker, Christopher C. Murray, Richard G. Parker, Daniel Petrocelli, John Rapisardi, Eric B. Rothenberg, Mark A. Samuels, Michael J. Schiavone, Richard Shutran, Henry C. Thumann, Suzzanne S. Uhland, Steve Warren, and Michael G. Yoder. Notably, Bookin, Eccles, Logan, Murray, and Thumann have all been on the list for more than two decades.

Best Lawyers lists reach a large and targeted audience. In addition to BestLawyers.com, the lists appear on more than 260,000 Bloomberg Terminals worldwide and are featured in more than 50 major metropolitan magazines, business journals, and newspapers, including The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and Corporate Counsel magazine.

Here is a full list of O’Melveny attorney, including the year they were first listed and for how long they have been on the Best Lawyers list.


CENTURY CITY, CA

Robert Blashek (2006) [10]

Tax Law

Steven L. Grossman (2006) [10]

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Christopher C. Murray (1995) [20]

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television

Daniel Petrocelli (2006) [10]

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Stephen Scharf (2010) [5]

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television

 

LOS ANGELES, CA

Seth Aronson (2006) [10]

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Litigation - Securities

Apalla U. Chopra (2010) [5]

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

Litigation - Labor and Employment

Richard Goetz (2012) [5]

Insurance Law

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants

Evan M. Jones (2006) [10]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Carolyn June Kubota (2008) [10]

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Ben H. Logan III (1995) [20]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Martin J. McTigue (2008) [10]

Environmental Law

Litigation - Environmental

Luc Moritz (2015)

Tax Law

Mark A. Samuels (2007) [10]

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Patent

Patent Law

Robert Siegel (2013) [5]

Employment Law - Management

Stephen H. Warren (2006) [10]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Mark Wood (2009) [5]

Insurance Law

 

SILICON VALLEY

Warren T. Lazarow (2012) [5]

Venture Capital Law

Heather J. Meeker (2008) [10]

Copyright Law

Information Technology Law

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Litigation - Patent

 

NEW YORK, NY

Bradley J. Butwin (2013) [5]

Commercial Litigation

Timothy M. Clark (2013) [5]

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

George A. Davis (2007) [10]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Howard E. Heiss (2010) [5]

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

John J. Rapisardi (2007) [10]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Eric B. Rothenberg (2008) [10]

Environmental Law

Michael J. Schiavone (2006) [10]

Securities / Capital Markets Law

Richard Shutran (2006) [10]

Project Finance Law

 

NEWPORT BEACH, CA

George C. Demos (2006) [10]

Health Care Law

Jay Herron (2011) [5]

Corporate Law

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Wayne S. Jacobsen (2001) [15]

Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

David A. Krinsky (2007) [10]

Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Michael G. Yoder (2006) [10]

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions

 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Daniel H. Bookin (1995) [20]

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Martin S. Checov (2006) [10]

Insurance Law

Darin Snyder (2014)

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Patent Law

Michael Tubach (2013) [5]

Antitrust Law

Suzzanne S. Uhland (2006) [10]

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

 

WASHINGTON, DC

Walter E. Dellinger III (2006) [10]

Appellate Practice

Bet-the-Company Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Robert N. Eccles (1995) [20]

Litigation - ERISA

Jonathan D. Hacker (2010) [5]

Appellate Practice

Peter M. Friedman (2014)

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Litigation - Bankruptcy

Jeffrey W. Kilduff (2013) [5]

Commercial Litigation

Richard G. Parker (2006) [10]

Antitrust Law

Commercial Litigation

Ian T. Simmons (2010) [5]

Litigation - Antitrust

Henry C. Thumann (1989) [25]

Commercial Litigation


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