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Los Angeles

2029 Century Park East
19th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067
310 282 2500 main
310 282 2501 fax

The Thompson Coburn Los Angeles office serves a diverse local, national and international client base on a wide range of complex matters.

Our clients range from corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and joint ventures of all sizes to entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals and families. They encompass a broad range of industries, including transportation, manufacturing, banking, real estate, utilities, insurance, leasing, risk management, and professional and financial services.

The firm's Los Angeles attorneys practice in a number of different key areas, including general business and corporate; litigation in both federal and state courts and before various administrative agencies; intellectual property; succession planning; estate planning and administration; real estate; and tax. We work closely with our colleagues in other Thompson Coburn offices to ensure that our clients receive the resources needed to handle a wide range of additional legal issues as well.

The Thompson Coburn Los Angeles office is conveniently located in the heart of Century City.

Publications

In California, when is a ‘worker’ considered an ‘employee’?

The Cleaning Product Right to Know Act of 2017: California’s newest warning requirements

California takes another run at regulating virtual currencies

Prop 65: 9 chemicals added to California’s list for required warnings

Blog Posts

Enforcing a mechanic’s lien in California? Don’t waive your right to arbitrate the dispute

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Webinar will examine opportunities and challenges of cannabis in California

Vineyard buyer's fraud claim dying on the vine

WARNING! No warnings allowed to stop sales of sugary drinks

Commercial landlords beware! Time to modify your lease form allowing encumbrance of tenant’s interest?

Twist & shout: California appellate court allows reverse veil piercing against LLC

Los Angeles releases proposed commercial cannabis regulations

Arizona case could point way on enforcement of commercial leases for medical marijuana dispensaries

‘Home Improvement’ decision may provide tools for drafting, managing CAM in commercial leases

So you think you can avoid California’s anti-jury waiver?

‘I’m yours … and yours’: California Supreme Court puts restrictions on ‘dual agents’

New Prop 65 warning rules impose additional burdens on California businesses

California appeals court rejects ‘creative’ sham guaranty defense

TCLE

A New Horizon: What You Need to Know About California Employment Law

Traffic Ahead: California Employment Law Update

News

Helen B. Kim, Brandi Burke receive ABA presidential appointments

Jennifer Post named to LA500

44 Thompson Coburn attorneys included on Super Lawyers lists for Washington D.C., Southern California and Illinois

Helen B. Kim, Jennifer Post named Most Influential Women Lawyers in LA for 2018

Helen B. Kim, Jennifer Post named among the ‘Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles’

Sam Watkins named to Most Influential Intellectual Property Attorneys in LA list

LA Business Journal honors Helen Kim and Jennifer Post

Congratulations to the new Thompson Coburn partners for 2017

Helen Kim honored as one of Law360’s Influential Women in Securities Law

126 Thompson Coburn attorneys included in 2017 Best Lawyers® list

Art Silbergeld named one of the top employment lawyers in California

Jon Karp talks succession planning, partnership agreements on Law Firm Excellence Podcast

Employment litigator Arthur Silbergeld joins Thompson Coburn in Los Angeles

Associates, patent agent join Thompson Coburn in Chicago, Los Angeles, St. Louis

Helen B. Kim named to Law360’s ‘25 Most Influential Women in Securities Law’ list

Closing the food gap in D.C. and L.A.

Thompson Coburn client wins attorneys’ fees ruling from 9th Circuit

Business litigator Julian Brew joins Thompson Coburn in Los Angeles

Helen B. Kim to perform in L.A. Lawyers Philharmonic benefit concert

Employment litigator John Viola joins Thompson Coburn in Los Angeles

Explore ‘Current Issues in Securities Litigation’ at Feb. 23 ABA event

Helen B. Kim talks securities litigation in roundtable with California Lawyer

Los Angeles litigator, business advisor Rich Reinis joins Thompson Coburn

Intellectual property litigator Sam Watkins joins Thompson Coburn in Los Angeles

Thompson Coburn welcomes new associates

Thompson Coburn adds associates across four offices

Helen B. Kim to receive Civic Leadership Award from Los Angeles League of Women Voters

TC attorneys appear on 2014 Super Lawyers list for Illinois, Southern California

Victoria Gilbert joins Thompson Coburn as a partner

Securities litigator Helen Kim joins Thompson Coburn’s Los Angeles office

Thompson Coburn officially launches Los Angeles office

Thompson Coburn expands to Los Angeles

Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9438

Clients know Julian as an experienced and highly effective litigator who finds creative and novel approaches to all of the cases he handles, without sacrificing efficienc...

Clients know Julian as an experienced and highly effective litigator who fi...

Julian Brew
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9418

As a real estate litigator with more than 30 years of experience, Jeff develops and executes highly effective litigation strategies for clients with all types of commerci...

As a real estate litigator with more than 30 years of experience, Jeff deve...

Jeff Brown
Paralegal
Los Angeles
310 282 2509

Regina Burnett
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2529

Lauren Chee is an associate in the firm's business litigation practice.

Lauren Chee is an associate in the firm's business litigation practice.

Lauren Chee
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2508

Josh represents banks, finance companies, and borrowers in a wide range of financing transactions and investments.

Josh represents banks, finance companies, and borrowers in a wide range of ...

Josh Gelbart
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9432

Vicky is a versatile commercial finance attorney who represents banks, investors, and borrowers in a wide variety of financing transactions and investments.

Vicky is a versatile commercial finance attorney who represents banks, inve...

Vicky Gilbert
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9424

Frank represents high net worth individuals and the leaders of small to mid-sized companies in the preparation of estate plans and business succession plans.

Frank represents high net worth individuals and the leaders of small to mid...

Frank Glabach
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2507

Jessica represents clients in estate planning, trust administration and probate matters.

Jessica represents clients in estate planning, trust administration and pro...

Jessica Gordon
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9453

Natalie represents clients facing a diverse range of business and commercial disputes in state and federal courts across Southern California, including appeals.

Natalie represents clients facing a diverse range of business and commercia...

Natalie Ikhlassi
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9476

Jon represents mid-sized, closely held businesses and their owners in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, retail sales and professional servic...

Jon represents mid-sized, closely held businesses and their owners in a var...

Jon Karp
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9430

Recognized as one of the most influential women lawyers and most influential minority lawyers in Los Angeles by The Los Angeles Business Journal, Helen represent...

Recognized as one of the most influential women lawyers and most influentia...

Helen Kim
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2525

Tristan has experience in an array of labor and employment areas that provide him with unique insight into the interplay of various employment related laws, with a focus ...

Tristan has experience in an array of labor and employment areas that provi...

Tristan Kirk
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 2520

With more than three decades of experience behind him, William "Mark" Levinson serves as a partner in our Los Angeles office.

With more than three decades of experience behind him, William "Mark" Levin...

William Mark Levinson
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 2528

Brad provides clients with strategic legal counsel in complex financing transactions, including cross-border transactions, mergers and acquisitions and investments.

Brad provides clients with strategic legal counsel in complex financing tra...

Brad Markoff
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2522

Barzin represents and advises public and private companies, private equity firms and hedge funds in connection with mergers and acquisitions, capital raising transactions...

Barzin represents and advises public and private companies, private equity ...

Barzin Pakandam
Paralegal
Los Angeles
310 282 2521

Rachel is  paralegal in the Firm's private client practice.

Rachel is  paralegal in the Firm's private client practice.

Rachel Pasol
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 2512

Jennifer serves as primary outside counsel to a variety of individuals, institutions and companies, including entrepreneurs, venture capital firms and emerging companies,...

Jennifer serves as primary outside counsel to a variety of individuals, ins...

Jennifer Post
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9411

Rich is a corporate strategist and litigator with a unique in-house business perspective across a wide variety of industries.

Rich is a corporate strategist and litigator with a unique in-house busines...

Rich Reinis
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2511

Kacey practices in the Firm's Business Litigation group, representing and counseling clients of varying size, from members of the Fortune 500 and other large privately he...

Kacey practices in the Firm's Business Litigation group, representing and c...

Kacey Riccomini
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2516

Michael represents and advises public and private companies, private equity firms, and hedge funds in connection with mergers and acquisitions, capital raising transactio...

Michael represents and advises public and private companies, private equity...

Michael Rosenblum
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9412

Art represents employers in high-stakes employment litigation and labor relations matters.

Art represents employers in high-stakes employment litigation and labor rel...

Art Silbergeld
Senior Counsel
Los Angeles
310 282 9429

Mitchell is an accomplished business and real estate litigator and counselor.

Mitchell is an accomplished business and real estate litigator and counselo...

Mitchell Stein
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2513

An attorney in the firm's corporate practice, Gia regularly advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, securities law compliance, corporate governance and general busin...

An attorney in the firm's corporate practice, Gia regularly advises clients...

Gia Twine
Paralegal
Los Angeles
310 282 2524

Leutece assists associates and partners with asset purchase transactions, secured and unsecured financings, bond financings, general corporate matters and a variety of ca...

Leutece assists associates and partners with asset purchase transactions, s...

Leutece Varnado
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9407

John serves as a one-stop resource for employment counseling and litigation for companies across the country, particularly as they relate to California operations.

John serves as a one-stop resource for employment counseling and litigation...

John Viola
Banking and Commercial Finance Clerk
Los Angeles
310 282 9446

Luci is an instrumental team member in the Banking and Commercial Finance and Corporate and Securities practice areas.

Luci is an instrumental team member in the Banking and Commercial Finance a...

Luci Wageman
Associate
Los Angeles
310 282 2514

Geoffrey Warner is an associate working in the Firm's business litigation practice.

Geoffrey Warner is an associate working in the Firm's business litigation p...

Geoffrey Warner
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9451

Sam focuses his practice tightly on trademark and related intellectual property litigation, with an emphasis on designing and implementing efficient brand protection stra...

Sam focuses his practice tightly on trademark and related intellectual prop...

Sam Watkins
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9448

Barry serves as a corporate strategist and outside general counsel to small- to mid-sized companies, as well as their principals, in a variety of industries.

Barry serves as a corporate strategist and outside general counsel to small...

Barry Weisz
Partner
Los Angeles
310 282 9470

Gary is a versatile business litigator who represents clients in a broad range of business, corporate and real estate matters, with a particular emphasis on disputes betw...

Gary is a versatile business litigator who represents clients in a broad ra...

Gary Wexler
Paralegal
Los Angeles
310 282 2527

Brandy is a paralegal in the Firm's business litigation practice.

Brandy is a paralegal in the Firm's business litigation practice.

Brandy Young