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Cornell University (A.B.) (Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Eta Sigma)

Cornell Law School (J.D. with distinction) (Honors: Order of the Coif; Associate Editor, Cornell Law Review)

Certified Specialist, Appellate Law, California Board of Legal Specialization. Admitted to Practice in New York, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and First Circuits; U.S. District Courts of California

Member ::

State Bar of California:
  • Executive Committee, Conference of Delegates (1996-1999);
  • Committee on Administration of Justice (1986-89);
  • Resolutions Committee, Conference of Delegates (1981-84).
Los Angeles County Bar Association:
  • Judicial Evaluation Committee (1980-84).
Beverly Hills Bar Association:
  • Board of Governors (1979-81; 1985-89; 1995-2000);
  • Chair, Resolutions Committee and Delegation to State Bar Conference (1985-86);
  • Resolutions Committee and Delegation to State Bar Conference (1977-2001);
  • Chair, ad hoc committee to review and comment upon 1986 Discovery Act;
  • Representative to ad hoc committee of Los Angeles County Bar Association to review and comment upon 1986 Discovery Act (1986-87);
  • Chair, Amicus Briefs Committee (1991-2008; Chair, Lawyer Referral Information Service Committee (1981-82);
  • Chair, Conference of Delegates Committee on Rights of Unmarried Cohabitators (1978-79).

Lecturer ::

  • CEB, Real Property Remedies--Quiet Title, Suits Against Business Entities Civil Discovery Act;
  • Arbitrator: Los Angeles County Superior Court, Fee Arbitrator for Beverly Hills and Los Angeles County Bar Associations;
  • Speaker on topics pertaining to litigation and appellate practice at various continuing legal education programs of the Beverly Hills Bar Association.

Principal Practice Areas ::

  • Appellate litigation of other than criminal matters in all state and federal courts, including writ proceedings;
  • Post-trial motions, dispositive pre-trial motions;
  • Business, real estate and entertainment related litigation in the trial courts.

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