KBK Partner Patrick J. Somers Ranked Among the Top 40 under 40 Attorneys

August 2019 – The state’s largest legal publication, the Daily Journal, today honored Kendall Brill & Kelly LLP Partner Patrick J. Somers as one of California’s Top 40 attorneys under the age of 40. In recognizing Mr. Somers’ talents, the publication noted that he is “busier than ever, working on a number of high-profile entertainment matters.” The Daily Journal singled out his work in securing a dismissal for all defendants in a complaint alleging injuries on the set of a television series. It also cited Mr. Somers’ role as co-lead counsel for a major talent agency in a case that is “as high-profile as it gets,” the dispute between talent agencies and the Writers Guild of America over packaging fees. More>.

The Best Lawyers in America 2020 Honors Six KBK Attorneys

August 2019 – Six Kendall Brill & Kelly LLP attorneys will be honored for their litigation skills in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 edition. KBK Partner Laura W. Brill also will earn special recognition as a 2020 First Amendment Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Los Angeles. Best Lawyers also will recognize Ms. Brill, who is a certified appellate specialist, for her Appellate Practice and Media Law skills. Best Lawyers evaluates lawyers based on their peers’ evaluations. The 2020 edition will recognize KBK Counsel Robert L. Corbin for his Commercial Litigation skills and in the category of Criminal Defense: White Collar. More.>


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