Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Announces New Los Angeles Office

Sacramento’s fifth-largest law firm quietly opened a branch in Los Angeles this week.

Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Law Corp. has hired two litigators in an office on Wilshire Boulevard to solidify a toehold in the intellectual property, employment and entertainment markets in Southern California.

The firm has expanded in Sacramento, too. Four lawyers have joined the real estate, bankruptcy and corporate practice groups in recent months, including a shareholder from McDonough, Holland &

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Shareholder Louis Gonzalez Quoted in Davis Enterprise re DACHA's Ongoing Saga

In the latest chapter of the Davis Area Cooperative Housing saga, the limited-equity co-op has been jerked out of foreclosure proceedings and plunked into involuntary bankruptcy. … Louis Gonzalez, attorney for Twin Pines and Neighborhood Partners, said the trustee will determine whether DACHA can repay all, some or none of the debt owed to its creditors. At the end of the months-long process, a federal judge will decide whether to approve the trustee’s plan, Gonzalez said.

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Managing Shareholder Michael Kvarme Quoted in Comstock's "Billable Solutions" Article

"Up until about six months ago, when push came to shove clients were unwilling to move away from the hourly billing model," says Michael Kvarme, managing partner at Sacramento-based Weintraub Genshlea Chediak. But the firm recently took on litigation where the client is paying a flat monthly rate, and other clients, particularly in real estate, have inquired about monthly or quarterly fees.

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Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Announces New Managing Shareholder Michael Kvarme

Sacramento, Calif.–Weintraub, a business law and business litigation firm, announces that Michael A. Kvarme has been elected as managing shareholder, effective January 1. Mike Kvarme will succeed Gary Bradus, who served as managing shareholder since 2007. During Mr. Bradus’ tenure, he was instrumental in the firm’s success as being the premier business law firm in the Sacramento region. “Mike is a strong and respected lawyer, a strategic thinker, and a natural leader who will help guide us through this period of transition across our profession,” says Bradus,

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Joe Genshlea Named Sacramento Best Lawyers "Commercial Litigator of the Year" for 2010

Sacramento, Calif.–Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Law Corporation, a business law and business litigation firm, announces that Joseph S. Genshlea has been named Sacramento Commercial Litigator of the Year for 2010 by Best Lawyers of America. After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

With over 40 years of practice before the federal and California trial and appellate courts,

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Fourteen Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Attorneys Honored As 2009 Nor Cal Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Fourteen Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Attorneys Honored
as 2009 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 21, 2009 –Weintraub Genshlea Chediak, a Sacramento-based business law and business litigation law firm congratulates its fourteen attorneys who were named as 2009 Northern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars:

Super Lawyers:

Dale C. Campbell, Intellectual Property Litigation

Christopher Chediak, Corporate Law

Ed Corey,

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Six Weintraub Genshlea Chediak attorneys named in Best Lawyers in America for Sacramento

Weintraub Genshlea Chediak congratulates all of the attorneys who were included in the distinguished list of 2009 “The Best Lawyers in America®” for Sacramento:

  • Christopher Chediak – Corporate Law (also named Lawyer of the Year);
  • Malcolm S. Weintraub – Trusts and Estates;
  • Joseph S. Genshlea – Commercial Litigation;
  • Dale C. Campbell – Commercial Litigation;
  • David C. Adams – Corporate Governance and Compliance Law;

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Joe Genshlea to Perform One-Night/One-Man Show as Benefit for Sacramento Theatre Company

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Sacramento Theatre Company presents A Sense of Place: Reflections, Recollections and Ruminations on a Sacramento Life. This one-man/ one-night only performance on October 25th will feature Joe Genshlea, a multiple award-winning litigator and Sacramento native, who will share his personal recollections of growing up in the state capital.

Sponsorship and VIP reservations are available by calling Kim Kaplan at 916-446-7501 EXT.

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Six Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Attorneys Honored As 2008 Northern California Super Lawyers

Six Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Attorneys Honored
as 2008 Northern California Super Lawyers

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 31, 2008 –Weintraub Genshlea Chediak, a Sacramento-based business law and business litigation law firm congratulates its six shareholders who were named as 2008 Northern California Super Lawyers:

Dale C. Campbell, Intellectual Property Litigation

Ed Corey, Jr., Estate Planning and Probate

Joseph S. Genshlea, Business Litigation

Michael A.

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Weintraub Firm Represents Public Company in Securities Offering

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Weintraub Genshlea Chediak, a Sacramento-based business law and business litigation firm, represented NutraCea, a world leader in stabilized rice bran or SRB, technology and nutrient research, based in Phoenix, Arizona, with the agreements to sell securities to selected institutional investors for approximately $20 million.

The offering was made pursuant to the Form S-3 shelf registration filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). NutraCea expects to utilize the net proceeds for general corporate operations,

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