Kurt L. Schmalz Professional Liability Defense

November 16, 2018

Successfully defended the same Los Angeles law firm and its counsel in arbitration in breach of fiduciary duty action brought by former client in high profile litigation involving well-known media mogul. The arbitration settled shortly before the hearing without any payment by law firm or attorney on client’s breach of fiduciary duty claim and with […]

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Kurt L. Schmalz On Professional Liability Defense

October 30, 2018

Shareholder, Kurt L. Schmalz has successfully defended prestigious Los Angeles law firm in malpractice litigation brought by Japanese clients over leasing of Westside restaurant. Obtained dismissal of malpractice and breach of fiduciary claims in arbitration and obtained award of unpaid attorney’s fees and costs for that representation plus a judgment of more than $500,000 in […]

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Super Lawyers Recognized Shareholder Damien Holcomb as 2018 ‘Rising Stars’

October 23, 2018

Super Lawyers has recognized shareholder Damien Holcomb as 2018 “Rising Stars”.  This is the fifth consecutive year that Holcomb has achieved the “Rising Stars” honor.  The “Rising Stars” designation recognizes no more that 2.5 % of attorneys in each state who are 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less.

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Steve Hogan Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America

September 22, 2017

Steve Hogan has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (“LCA”).  The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only.

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