J. Craig Williams, the founding partner of the firms Orange County, California... more
J. Craig Williams, the founding partner of the firms Orange County, California office, focuses his practice in the areas of complex business litigation with emphasis on environmental, intellectual property, real estate, technology law and labor matters, and their respective insurance coverage and related tort issues. Mr. Williams also handles white-collar criminal matters in both securities and... view profile
Adina T. Sternhas been a member of the California Bar since 1983 when she graduated... more
Adina T. Sternhas been a member of the California Bar since 1983 when she graduated from Southwestern University Law School with honors.Ms. Stern has been recognized as one of Orange Countys Top Lawyers byOC Metro Magazine for the past three years in a row and has an extremely high success ratio in cases which have not settled before or during litigation or arbitration. Ms. Stern is ofte... view profile
In addition to being licensed in all courts of the State of California, I am also... more
In addition to being licensed in all courts of the State of California, I am also licensed in the following Federal courts: United States District Court Central District of California, United States District Court Southern District of California, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. I have worked both as a litigator and transactional lawyer for some of the largest firms in the country. ... view profile
I am a business litigator with extensive experience in the areas of insurance,... more
I am a business litigator with extensive experience in the areas of insurance, unfair competition, trade secret and business torts, contract, employment, personal injury, real estate and intellectual property litigation.
I represent employees in a variety of employment matters including sexual harassment,... more
I represent employees in a variety of employment matters including sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, medical and disability leave, and wage and hour. I handle individual cases and class actions and have successfully handled almost a dozen trials.
Lance A. LaBelle, a principal in Berger Kahn’s Irvine office, leads the firm’s third-... more
Lance A. LaBelle, a principal in Berger Kahn’s Irvine office, leads the firm’s third-party Insurance Coverage Practice Group. With more than 30 years of experience, Lance focuses his practice on liability insurance coverage in the commercial and personal lines areas. He also serves as an arbitrator and mediator on the Commercial and Complex Coverage panels of the American Arbitration Associatio... view profile
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