Four attorneys named "Top Rated Lawyer" in Trust and Estates Law

Congratulations to Kay Brooks, Janet Chediak, Ed Corey and Hilary Lamar, all of whom have been selected as a 2013 “Top Rated Lawyer” in Trust and Estates Law by the national attorney-ranking service Martindale-Hubbell.

The attorneys received this prestigious honor after receiving an “AV Preeminent” review rating on Martindale-Hubbell from his attorney peers. The AV Preeminent rating is the highest possible rating in legal ability and ethical standards.

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Stan Coleman Has Been Named to Variety Magazine’s Legal Impact Report

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Weintraub Shareholder Stan Coleman has been named to Variety Magazine’s 2013 Legal Impact Report. The Legal Impact Report is an annual feature within Variety, spotlighting the critical role played by the legal community in the entertainment business and featuring 40 top lawyers (only 23 transactional) working in film, television, theater and new media.

The article notes that Stan has worked in all media, and summarized his notable accomplishments as follows:

“[Stan] closed Diane Lane’s deal to star in Warner Bros.’

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Weintraub Tobin office space wins "Tenant Improvement of the Year"

Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin has won “Tenant Improvement of the Year” in the Sacramento Business Journal’s Real Estate Projects competition.

The office remodel for Sacramento’s second largest law firm was lauded by judges for its “energy.” Said one judge: “The design was done tastefully and professionally for a law office, but they had the right dash of pizzazz.”

“We’re always trying to give our clients the best top-notch service, and the remodel personifies that experience,” says Michael Kvarme,

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Jim Clarke Named 2013 'Lawyer of the Year for Tax Law' by Best Lawyers

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Sacramento, Calif.–Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin, a business law and business litigation firm, announces that Jim Clarke has been named Northern California’s Lawyer of the Year in Tax for 2013 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. Individuals are named to the list based on their particularly high level of peer recognition.

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Weintraub’s L&E Law Blog is in the Top 25

By: Chuck Post


Over the last year, Weintraub Genshlea Chediak has tripled the size of its employment law department. In addition to enhancing the services we can provide to our clients, this growth has allowed us to continue presenting our quality seminars and maintaining our Labor and Employment Law Blog. Our results have paid off. We are pleased to announce that LexisNexis has ranked our blog as one of the Top 25 employment and labor law blogs in the nation for 2011.

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