Los Angeles County, California Business Lawyers

Dean Weinreich
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 26 years experience

Washington University in St. Louis and University of California - Santa Barbara9th Circuit and California
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Victor J. Yoo
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Skilled Business Representation! Consult an Experienced Business Law Attorney!

I am a dedicated and thorough business law attorney. I will work diligently to advocate for your rights and interests in business law issues. Visit my website for client reviews and testimonials. Call for a consultation. Read More »
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David M. Poitras
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP – Business Restructuring Lawyer

David Poitras represents companies in bankruptcy and restructuring matters including receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors and out-of-court financial restructurings. Read More »
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Mark S. Adams
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP - Business Litigation and Trial Lawyer

Mark S. Adams represents businesses in litigation, including contracts, products liability, corporate and partnership disputes, and hospitality litigation. Read More »
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Matthew Swanlund
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(310) 486-6958 12777 W Jefferson Blvd
Building D, Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Free ConsultationBusiness, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Trademarks
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Based in Los Angeles, I assist individuals and businesses throughout Southern California and the nation with a diverse range of entertainment law matters, from contract negotiations to intellectual property protection. My clients comprise celebrities, artists, sports figures and performers, along with businesses and government entities. I am committed to offering each of these clients tailored, effective solutions by applying my 15 years of experience at a large law firm to every case. I regularly help my clients negotiate the production, distribution and licensing of their art, motion pictures, software and other products. I also assist creative artists in registering...
Zaher Fallahi
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(877) 687-7558 10866 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Pacific Coast University School of Law
Zaher Fallahi, Attorney At Law, CPA, is a California Tax Law Firm and practices as Orange County Tax Attorney and Los Angeles Tax Attorney. We advise clients with undisclosed Foreign Accounts; the IRS Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP), Streamlined Filing Compliance Procedures, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR), Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Foreign Trust, Tax Audit Representation, Federal Tax Liens/Levies, Employment Taxes, Innocent Spouse Relief, Non-Filed Tax Returns, Offer-In-Compromise, Tax & Legal aspect of Business Formation, Estate Planning and Civil Litigation. As a California CPA, Mr. Zaher Fallahi testifies before the court as an...
David S. Shevitz
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(213) 863-0183 3435 Wilshire Blvd
Ste 2920
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy, Collections and Foreclosure Defense
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Mr. Shevitz is an experienced bankruptcy attorney. He is certified as a Bankruptcy Specialist by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. His practice focuses on business reorganizations, individual debtor representation, and creditor representation in bankruptcy proceedings and related business litigation matters. Between 2011 and 2015, David was an attorney at a boutique bankruptcy firm where he represented individuals and businesses in Chapters 7, 11 and 13 as well related business litigation matters. During law school, David served as a legal intern for the Honorable Sheri Bluebond, US Bankruptcy Court for the Central District...
Peter Maurice Lively
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(310) 391-2400 11268 Washington Blvd Ste 203
Culver City, CA 90230
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
University of California - Los Angeles
Law office of Peter M lively helps individuals and businesses resolve financial problems particularly settling debts in obtaining debt relief under the United States Bankruptcy Code as debt relief agents 25 years experience in over 5000 satisfied clients. Mr. Lively obtained his JD MBA from UCLA in 1982 and was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy in 2014. Mr. Lively served as President of the Central District of California Consumer Debtors Attorneys Association (cdcbaa) in 2017 after serving on the Board of Directors for the prior 10 years. Mr. Lively regularly lectures to...
Ryan B. Noory
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(213) 986-7266 4th Floor
2029 Century Park East
Beverly Hills, CA 90067
Business and Securities
Harvard Law School
Elizabeth Yang
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(877) 492-6452 199 W. Garvey Ave.
Suite #201
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Free ConsultationBusiness, Family, IP and Traffic Tickets
University of La Verne College of Law
Founder Elizabeth Yang has been practicing law since 2007 and is admitted to the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). She assists inventors in protecting their inventions, entrepreneurs and business owners in protecting their intellectual property as well as preparing and enforcing their contracts, and families in going through the divorce and child custody process.
Alan Abergel
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(818) 783-4645 15915 Ventura Blvd
Suite 300
Encino, CA 91436
Business, Real Estate and Securities
Univ of Maryland School of Law
Our firm’s concentration is in the representation of entrepreneurs and their businesses. Our firm provides transactional, regulatory, and administrative litigation services. We often act as outside general counsel for our clients’ businesses. We serve many business industries including, lending, financial services, equipment leasing and finance, real estate, technology startups, professional services, music/entertainment, new media, fitness/wellness, manufacturing, restaurants, and apparel. As a Los Angeles, California, business law firm, we provide professional, cost-effective, responsive, and aggressive representation to our clients. Our skill in incorporating litigation avoidance strategies into our clients’ business...
Rabeh M. A.  Soofi
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(213) 403-0130 5670 Wilshire Boulevard
18th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Free ConsultationBusiness, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Personal Injury
University of Notre Dame
Rabeh M. A. Soofi is the managing attorney and founder of the firm. Having spent most of her legal career at a large national lawfirm of 300+ lawyers involved in million and billion dollar disputes, Rabeh’s focus is on making world-class legal skills available to individuals in the Los Angeles metropolitan area, to offer exceptional legal services in a client-focused, cost-effective, and strategic manner. Rabeh is hired most often for her unique practice philosophy and is known among the legal community as an aggressive attorney with a no-nonsense and solutions-oriented approach to legal engagements. Rabeh’s legal work combines...
Mr. Alan James Romero
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(626) 396-9900 80 S. Lake Avenue, Suite 880
Pasadena, CA 91101
Business, Employment and Entertainment & Sports
Southwestern Law School
Alan J. Romero is the managing shareholder of, and lead trial attorney for, Romero Law, APC, a civil litigation firm located in Pasadena, California. Mr. Romero’s notable results have included a successful fraudulent transfer action related to a $10MM piece of real property, a $3.05MM jury verdict in a jury trial related to the clarification of certain television distribution rights on behalf of STARZ Home Entertainment, LLC, a judgment of $2.76 million in a motion-picture fraud action on behalf of Anchor Bay Entertainment, LLC, and a $1.5MM settlement in a medical malpractice action which later resulted in a published decision...
Doron Eghbali
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer
(855) 598-3258 Law Advocate Group, LLP
9701 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 1000
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Free ConsultationBusiness, Entertainment & Sports and Real Estate
California Western School of Law
Doron has worked for top law firms helping them to negotiate and draft contracts for start-up companies from the early stages of business formation to corporate maintenance, taxation and securities. He has represented entrepreneurs in different industries with different needs and potential. Doron has been a legal analyst on BBC. Furthermore, Doron has interned for Judge Cynthia Dianne Steel in Las Vegas and Senator Ron Wyden in Washington DC. Doron currently is the President of Beverly Hills Bar Association, Barristers. Doron is also on the Beverly Hills Bar Association Senior Board of Governors, Co-Chaired the Real Estate section of...
Susan Allison
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP - Business Litigation Lawyer

Susan Allison handles complex litigation for businesses, including intellectual property and entertainment litigation, defendants' professional malpractice, anti-SLAPP motions and appeals, and healthcare litigation. Read More »
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Violet C. Rabaya
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney

University of California, Berkeley School of LawCalifornia
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Cheryl L Hodgson
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(310) 623-3515 100 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 940
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Business, Communications, Entertainment & Sports and Trademarks
The University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Cheryl Hodgson offers a unique combination of legal expertise and practical business experience based upon years of experience in the music industry at a manager, agent, and music publisher. Expert in litigation of matters pertaining to contractual disputes, artist rights, trademarks, copyrights, Cheryl uses her courtroom expertise not only as a litigator but as a mediator in cases involving trademarks copyrights and entertainment related matters. Years in the courtroom provide her clients with strong advocacy for in business transactions, calculated to seal the deal, while minimizing future risks. Hodgson has been certified for...
Victor J. Yoo
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(888) 553-8000 2049 Century Park E
#3850
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Tax
Southwestern University School of Law
Mr. Yoo's practice focuses on tax and bankruptcy litigation. He has represented clients in both criminal and civil cases against the California Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization and Employment Development Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS). He has handled matters including IRS and sales tax audits, tax fraud investigations, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR) and innocent spouse claims. Mr. Yoo also represents debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 & 13 bankruptcy proceedings, including tax bankruptcy cases.
Sa'id Vakili
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(800) 260-7105 3701 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1135
Los Angeles, CA 90010-2822
Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
Business, Appeals, IP and Securities
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
For nearly 25 years, Sa'id Vakili has represented businesses and individuals in litigation matters involving complex business and contract disputes, business torts, direct and derivative shareholder disputes, intellectual property disputes, and all forms of employment claims. He has also handled a variety of serious injury tort claims including those arising under maritime and aviation law. Mr. Vakili is admitted in California, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. and has handled cases in various other jurisdictions such as Florida, Nevada, Ohio, South Dakota, and Virginia through associations with local law firms in those locations. Mr. Vakili has also served...
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(800) 510-3916 11400 West Olympic Boulevard
Ste 200
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Education
University of California Hastings College of the Law
"The comfort I found in trusting my trial outcome to Ali was reinforced with every interaction. He was brilliant in the courtroom, assuming control and extracting the real truth from those who absolutely did not want to give it. He is alive and passionate and at all times I felt that the case was every bit as important to him as it was to me. With Ali, I won my case on every single issue and every single point. ... He is my lawyer for life! Do yourself the favor of getting to know him."
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Michael Cohen
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(310) 288-4500 9025 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 301
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Business, IP, Patents and Trademarks
Southwestern Law School
Mr. Cohen is the founder and principal of the Cohen IP Law Group, P.C. Mr. Cohen's practice involves intellectual property, business and entertainment law. He is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office as a patent attorney and is experienced in all phases of IP litigation relating to patent infringement validity and enforceability, trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, unfair competition, and interference with contractual relations. Mr. Cohen also specializes in matters involving UDRP proceedings, cybersquatting, and other domain name issues, and has successfully obtained preliminary injunctions against cybersquatters. Mr. Cohen is...
David Meyer Esq
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(866) 827-6537 2029 Century Park East
Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Securities and Stockbroker Fraud
Capital University Law School and Capital University
Attorney David P. Meyer is the principal founder of Meyer Wilson. He has gained national recognition as an investment fraud lawyer, representing more than 800 investors in investment misconduct claims. He has won verdicts, settlements and judgments of hundreds of millions of dollars on their behalf. Because he is recognized as an authority in this field, he is often asked to speak for bar associations and at educational seminars. He is an active member of the Public Investors’ Arbitration Bar Association and various other legal professional associations. In 2013, Attorney David Meyer was included in the list of Best...
Mitchell A. Port
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(877) 275-6928 9054 Cresta Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90035
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
University of San Diego School of Law and Southwestern University School of Law
Mitchell A. Port is an attorney in Los Angeles specializing in four areas of law: Tax Controversies, California Probate, Estate Planning, and Business Transactions. He began his career as a lawyer with the IRS national office in Washington D.C, where he worked on tax collection and litigation matters. He later worked at two noted local law firms where he further developed his tax controversy skills and represented clients in estate planning, probate, and business transactions. Mitch is a former Internal Revenue Service revenue/collection officer. After gaining the skills, knowledge and experience, Mitch founded the Law Office of Mitchell A. Port. As...
Burton A. Mitchell
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(310) 203-8080 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Taxation New York University School of Law and Georgetown University
Suzanne Natbony
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(310) 478-6251 16000 Ventura Blvd #1000
Encino, CA 91436
Free ConsultationBusiness, Employment, Health Care and IP
Southwestern University School of Law
Suzanne Natbony is a third generation lawyer, with a focus on transactional, regulatory/compliance and dispute resolution. She is licensed to practice in California, with her own law practice, Solve & Win, PC, in West Los Angeles, in addition to her role as Senior Counsel to the international law firm, Aliant LLP, Of Counsel to Merino Yebri LLP, in Century City, serving as General Counsel for Beverly Hills Rejuvenation Center and the Legal Advisor of Rotolab. Ms. Natbony has a well-versed and diverse background practicing law across multiple business sectors, including, healthcare, entertainment and real estate. She has advised...
Bryan W. Dillon
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(415) 460-0100 2801 W Empire Ave
Burbank, CA 91504
Business
Dickinson School of Law
Bryan is one of a small number of attorneys in the state of California to be certified as a Specialist in Franchise and Distribution Law, by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He currently serves as a commissioner and Chair of the California State Bar's Franchise and Distribution Law Advisory Commission (FDLAC), which oversees franchise specialist certification for the State of California and is a past Chair of the State Bar's Standing Committee on Franchise Law. Much of his practice involves business law litigation, but he also represents clients in transactional matters such as entity formation, contract...
Jeffrey T. Myers
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP – Hospitality Lawyer

Jeff Myers' represents developers and capital providers in the development, financing, acquisition, and operation of hotels, resorts and other hospitality properties both nationwide and internationally. Read More »
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Jennifer Long
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP – Taxation, Trusts & Estates Lawyer

Jennifer Long focuses on estate and gift tax planning, trust and estate administration, as well as income tax and state and local (including property) tax matters. Read More »
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Melvin N.A. Avanzado
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(310) 552-9300 The Walnut Plaza
215 North Marengo Avenue, Third Floor
Pasadena, CA 91101
Business, Employment, Entertainment & Sports and IP
University of Notre Dame
BIG FIRM EXPERIENCE…SMALL FIRM SERVICE®

Melvin N.A. Avanzado is the principal of The Avanzado Law Firm, APLC. Mel is a trial lawyer with decades of experience representing clients in complex disputes in entertainment, media, intellectual property, sports and employment. Mel also represents clients as outside general counsel. Mel has extensive experience practicing with big law firms but now practices in his own small firm so he has the ability to provide personalized service to his clients.

Mel is extensively involved in the his community, serving on boards of a number of organizations and with the Los Angeles County Bar...
Ju-In Daniel Jung
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(310) 755-6513 21151 Western Ave Suite 116
Los Angeles, CA 90501
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Family and Personal Injury
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Daniel has had substantial court experience in trying a variety of cases in civil and family law. Before bringing his expertise to the South Bay, he was an associate at a Century City civil law firm and handled high profile family law clients in Beverly Hills. His experience also includes exclusive work with Forensic Child Custody Evaluators (730 Evaluations) enabling him the unique opportunity to provide clients with the knowledge for a successful child custody evaluation. He received his Juris Doctorate from Western State University in 2006, graduating with a Witkins recognition for factual investigation, an award given to individuals...
Sean D. Allen
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(866) 839-9400 21650 Oxnard Street
Suite 2000
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Business, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
Pepperdine University
A skilled attorney with litigation, appellate, and transactional experience in areas such as real property, contracts, business and corporate governance, business entity formation, and bankruptcy. Currently counsels Common Interest Developments on a wide range of matters, including operational issues, corporate governance, interpretation of governing documents, corporate matters, dispute resolution, litigation, and general transactional matters. Obtained very favorable outcomes for clients as both plaintiffs and as defendants, and is also one of the few attorneys knowledgeable of the unique issues surrounding homeowner associations as bankruptcy creditors. Obtained Juris Doctor degree from Pepperdine University School of Law. Licensed to practice...
Vanja Habekovic
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(310) 281-6377 9401 Wilshire Blvd
9th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Stanford University
My practice encompasses a wide variety of tax matters for businesses and individuals including partnership, corporate and individual taxation issues, international tax planning, entity formation, and mergers and acquisitions. I have represented clients in the real estate, entertainment, and healthcare industries. I structure transactions to optimize tax results, including tax-deferred Section 1031 real property exchanges. I draft and negotiate partnership and limited liability company operating agreements, and other contracts relating to the formation, sale, merger, acquisition, and liquidation of companies. I also handle executive compensation matters, including non-qualified deferred compensation plan and stock...
Sam Mollaei
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(818) 925-0002 5343 Yarmouth Ave.
Suite 107
Encino, CA 91316
Free ConsultationBusiness, Communications, Entertainment & Sports and IP
Southwestern University School of Law
If you are seeking a career in the music field or thinking of starting your own business, consulting with an attorney will be highly beneficial. As a musician, producer, and entrepreneur for over a decade, I have found the business aspect of entertainment and business law to be daunting and confusing. Mollaei Law was founded with the beliefs that artists and entrepreneurs should concentrate on their craft without business and legal distractions. Artists are meant to create and lawyers are there to facilitate that process. Mollaei Law’s focus is to assist artists and entrepreneurs achieve their full potential...
Daniel F. Freedman
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(310) 785-5391 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business and Municipal
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Daniel F. Freedman is an associate in the firm's Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy practice, where he assists clients on matters relating to real estate development, zoning, land use entitlements, and compliance with complex local, state and federal regulations such as CEQA, NEPA, California Coastal Act, federal and state housing laws and historic designation regulations. In this capacity, Daniel has worked on a broad array complex projects including traditional industrial, commercial, residential, and mixed-use developments, as well as projects involving renewable energy, high-speed rail, outdoor advertising, mining, waste processing and coastal developments. Daniel also represents clients on related civil...
David Piotrowski
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(877) 875-6958 28005 Smyth Dr., Suite 180
Valencia, CA 91355
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Representing Landlords in Eviction Cases. Assisting Interstate Household Goods Moving Companies with Tariffs and Contracts. Practicing member of the State Bar of California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Alana Sabina Yakovlev
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(212) 365-8009 611 S. Catalina Street Suite 222
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights, Criminal and DUI
New York Law School
Alana Yakovlev is a stellar trial lawyer with a heavy emphasis on criminal defense and civil rights. Rated one of the top trial attorneys in the country, Ms. Yakovlev's advocacy leads to immediate and effective results for her clients.
Una Lee Jost
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(626) 344-8021 530 South Lake Avenue #274
Pasadena, CA 91101
Business
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Una Lee Jost is a California licensed attorney, serving the legal needs of nonprofit organizations and small businesses.

Through her 17+ years of legal experience, Una has gained broad perspective in the many ways that law intersects with life. After receiving her J.D. from Loyola Law School in 2001, Una worked as in-house legal counsel for a nonprofit university as well as a civil litigator at Los Angeles law firms defending public entities, big businesses, and others. In 2010, Una started her own law practice in order to put her decade-plus of legal experience into use in...
Jeffrey Paul Geida
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer
(310) 553-8844 1875 Century Park E
#2000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
New York University School of Law and Pepperdine University School of Law
John A. Graham
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP – Commercial Finance Lawyer

John Graham focuses on complex federal and state court litigation relating to business disputes, commercial law, lender liability claims, and Chapter 11 reorganizations, as well as major workouts. Read More »
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Daniel F. Freedman
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Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP – Land Use and Administrative Lawyer

Daniel Freedman represents real estate developers and owners on zoning, land use, and compliance with regulations such as CEQA, NEPA, California Coastal Act, federal and state housing laws and historic designation. Read More »
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Yitz Erik Weiss
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(213) 553-4550 355 S. Grand Ave.
Suite 2450
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights, Employment and Products Liability
Southwestern University School of Law
Yitz Weiss is an employment attorney with over a decade of experience in litigating a variety of employment law cases, including unpaid wage and overtime claims, discrimination, harassment, FEHA, Unequal Pay Act, and wrongful termination claims. Yitz counsels clients on pre-litigation employment disputes and represents them from the inception of a lawsuit all the way through trial and even on appeal. Yitz routinely serves as counsel in mediations, binding arbitrations and in major trials. Yitz has impressive trial skills, which have enabled him to obtain major victories for our clients.

Upon graduating with a Bachelors degree in Economics from Yeshiva University...
Simon Stepanyan
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(747) 777-2977 450 N Brand Blvd, 6th Floor
Glendale, CA 91203
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer and Immigration
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Simon Stepanyan is the founder and managing attorney of Stepanyan Law Firm. Growing up in a family of attorneys, it was only a matter of time before Simon would become one himself. He is a graduate of law schools in the United States, France, and Armenia. Simon’s legal education is complemented by his work experience at law firms in all three countries.

Immediately prior to founding Stepanyan Law Firm, Simon worked at a Los Angeles law firm, where his practice was focused on multi-million dollar complex state and federal cases, consumer class actions, business law, and immigration law.

Having a unique background...
Jonathan S. Forster
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(310) 553-8844 1875 Century Park E
#2000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Tax
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Dan Robinson
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(213) 929-2346 800 WIlshire Blvd. Suite 800
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Business, Construction, IP and Real Estate
University of Minnesota Law School
For most of Dan's career, he practiced at multinational law firms in San Francisco, litigating cases in Federal Courts across the country for Fortune 500 companies including Samsung, Huawei, News Corp. (MySpace division), Goldman Sachs, and JPMorgan Chase. He has prevailed in cases involving intellectual property disputes, trade secrets, and breaches of contract, among others. He has also counseled large and small businesses on startup strategy, partnership issues, IP licensing, and other issues.

Dan relocated to Southern California in 2017 to build a practice representing companies who want the highest level of legal service. Now he brings the sophisticated skillset...
Salar Atrizadeh Esq.
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney
(310) 601-7161 9701 Wilshire Blvd
10th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Business, Communications and Real Estate
University of Tulsa College of Law
Salar Atrizadeh, Esq. is licensed to practice law in the State of California, District of Columbia, and the United States District and Bankruptcy Courts. Mr. Atrizadeh has dedicated his practice in learning about day-to-day legal problems and providing solutions to his clients. He is familiar with various areas of the law, including, but not limited to, civil litigation and transactional work. Mr. Atrizadeh is a knowledgeable attorney with sophisticated strategies and records of success to protect client interests. He has extensive experience in law office management and after graduation began his private practice in Los Angeles, California. Salar Atrizadeh, Esq. graduated...
Barry V. Freeman
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 56 years experience
(310) 785-5367 1900 Avenue of the Stars
7th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business
University of California Los Angeles School of Law
Barry Freeman specializes in creditors' rights, Article 9 of the UCC and bank and asset-based lending, Barry's practice focuses on all aspects of secured and unsecured lending, asset-based and unsecured lending, special assets services, credits, syndicated and participated credits, representing both agents, participants and line banks; business bankruptcies; corporate reorganization; workouts and restructurings; agricultural lending; real estate workouts/financing; and litigation counseling involving lender liability issues.
Michael Feispor
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(310) 553-8844 1875 Century Park E
#2000
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Michael Feispor works closely with our clients to develop comprehensive estate and wealth transfer plans that address our clients' unique family dynamics and financial circumstances. With an LL.M. in Taxation, Michael is particularly adept at advising clients on real property, individual, corporate and partnership tax issues. Clients appreciate Michael's patience, responsiveness and his ability to break down technical issues into everyday language.

Michael began his career as a tax attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and joined Weinstock Manion to focus on estate and wealth transfer planning. His advanced knowledge and understanding of business transactions and tax matters...
Louis Jay Esbin
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(661) 254-5050 25129 The Old Road, Suite 114
Stevenson Ranch, CA 91381
Business, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Real Estate
Golden Gate University School of Law
Louis J. Esbin is a Financial Lawyer with over twenty-four years of experience in Bankruptcy, Commercial Law, Secured and Unsecured Transactions, Buy-Outs, and Litigation, representing individuals, small businesses, corporate start-ups, as well as clients from Wall Street Broker Dealers, Las Vegas Casinos, Banks, and Nonbank Lenders. He is the only Certified Bankruptcy Specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization practicing in the Santa Clarita Valley. He was a founding member and during 2008, he was president of the Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association (with 160 members the second largest consumer bankruptcy attorney association in the...
Roger Glienke
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Los Angeles County, CA Business Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(310) 208-6200 11400 W Olympic Blvd
#750
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Business and Tax
DePaul College of Law
Roger Glienke is a Senior Tax Attorney at Brager Tax Law Group, APC. He handles civil and criminal tax controversy administrative practice and litigation, including audit defense and collection matters. He represents business entities and individuals before state and federal taxing authorities, including the IRS, Department of Justice, United State’s Attorney’s Office, California State Board of Equalization, California Franchise Tax Board, California Employment Development Department, and California Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board. Previously, he had his own practice working for business, commercial, and general civil litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts, including breach of contract, business tort,...
Michael Jay Berger
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515 South Flower Street, 36th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free ConsultationLos Angeles County, CA Business Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
Business, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Collections
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
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Business laws include all municipal, state, and federal laws that regulate businesses and commerce. Some industries, such as finance, face specific laws and regulations that apply to those in the field. Businesses of all types also must conform to many regulations that apply across the board, such as environmental regulations and advertising laws.

A business lawyer can help you address the myriad legal issues that arise when you are starting a new venture, operating an established company, or winding up or selling a business.

Business lawyers handle a broad spectrum of legal issues that confront companies. For new ventures, a business lawyer can help with business formation decisions, including selecting the proper business form, such a partnership, LLC or corporation, or addressing financial compliance issues when raising capital. In addition, business lawyers can offer advice when reviewing leases, purchase agreements, and other types of contracts. Other issues covered in this practice area include employee compensation and benefits, building relationships with independent contractors and other entities, and compliance with relevant advertising regulations.

While most business lawyers deal in transactional work (contracts and forms), some also litigate business disputes that arise from transactional work. Business litigation attorneys may handle issues such as breach of contract claims, consumer class action lawsuits, and wrongful termination claims.


Business judgment rule: a presumption that directors making a business decision, not involving self-interest, act on an informed basis, in good faith and in the honest belief that their actions are in the corporation's best interest.

Pierce the veil: A court no longer affords a shareholder of a corporation the protection of limited liability when the corporation has neglected corporate formalities and intermingled assets between the shareholder and the corporation.