Our People

Kay Anderle
With over two decades of trial experience, Kay Anderle has earned a reputation as a leading trial attorney.  She has tried nearly 100 cases to jury verdict.  Kay began her legal career 23 years ago in the Orange County District Attorney’s Office where she spent 12 years prosecuting criminal cases.  She was one of its most respected prosecutors, […]

Jennifer L. Keller
Jennifer L. Keller is one of California’s premier trial lawyers. She has tried over 150 cases to jury verdict, ranging from complex civil matters — including business and intellectual property cases — to white collar to murder. She has received innumerable awards for excellence as a trial lawyer. Jennifer is listed annually in “The Best Lawyers in America®” […]

Steven J. Aaronoff
Steve Aaronoff has 25 years of complex litigation experience in fields encompassing securities, intellectual property, real estate, finance, entertainment and class actions. He was a partner at McDermott Will & Emery in Irvine and Christensen Miller Fink Jacobs Glaser Weil & Shapiro in Los Angeles. His experience also includes being a key member of a trial team that won a $350 million verdict in 2009 […]

Jay P. Barron
Jay P. Barron is an experienced business litigator whose practice focuses on complex litigation in state and federal courts, including contract and business tort disputes, insurance litigation, class actions, false advertising and unfair competition, entertainment and trade secret litigation […]

C. Ryan Fisher
Ryan Fisher is a 2016 graduate of the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where he was a founding board member of the UC Irvine International Law Journal and Staff Editor of the UC Irvine Law Review. As a member of the UC Irvine Appellate Litigation Clinic, he argued a case before the Ninth Circuit. […]

Jesse Gessin
Jesse Gessin is a star trial lawyer. He has tried 25 federal jury trials to verdict as lead or co-lead counsel, teaches trial advocacy at UCI Irvine School of Law, and has lectured on trial strategy and techniques throughout the United States. As a deputy federal public defender, Jesse won an astonishing fourteen of those jury trials through acquittal, dismissal, hung jury or reversal on appeal. […]

Shaun A. Hoting
Shaun A. Hoting focuses his practice on intellectual property and commercial litigation. Shaun’s practice includes litigation related to patents, copyrights, trademarks, securities, and white collar defense. Recently, he has litigated cases involving technologies as diverse as software, cellular telephones, and waterpark attractions. […]

Thomas H. Kao
Thomas H. Kao is an experienced business litigation attorney whose practice focuses on complex litigation in state and federal courts, including contract and business tort disputes, mergers and acquisitions, securities fraud actions, shareholder derivative suits, insurance coverage disputes and trade secret litigation. Mr. Kao has represented clients ranging from individual entrepreneurs to publicly traded companies. He speaks conversational Mandarin. […]

Stephanie K. Lind
Stephanie Lind is a 2016 graduate of the University of California, Irvine School of Law. She was a member of the UC Irvine Law Review Executive Board from 2015-16, and was its Lead Articles Editor the previous year. Stephanie won the law school’s Pro Bono Achievement Award three years running […]

Frank D. Rorie
Frank Rorie, Of Counsel, is a civil litigator and trial attorney with more than a decade of professional experience. His practice focuses on complex commercial, intellectual property, and general civil litigation. He has managed multi-million dollar cases in federal and state court, tried cases to verdict, and been published on appeal. Frank has substantial experience with […]

Michael A. Schachter
Michael Schachter is a litigation associate at Keller/Anderle LLP, focusing on complex business trials. He is a graduate of Harvard University and the New York University School of Law. Before joining Keller/Anderle LLP, Michael was an associate at Paul Hastings in New York, where he gained significant experience in all phases of pretrial litigation. […]

Yen-Shyang Tseng
Yen-Shyang Tseng graduated in the top 5% of his class at Washington University School of Law, a top 20 law school in St. Louis. Yen was a law clerk to Judge Joseph R. Goodwin of the United States. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia. Before that he worked for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the same district. He speaks conversational Mandarin. […]

Latest News

  • Kay Anderle receives national award for Outstanding Criminal Defense
    June 21, 2017

    The 2016 Thomas A. Mesereau Cup was recently presented to Kay Anderle. The award is given by the Litigation Counsel of America, an elite invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society representing less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. The award recognizes excellence and commitment at the highest level. Award recipients are those whose leadership has had national or international impact, who practice the art of advocacy at a preeminent standing and who are committed to those they represent in the pursuits to which they are assigned. […]

  • “The Sun” – Colonies key witness says certain there were no bribes
    May 17, 2017

    In this latest article, Jennifer Keller continued her examination of former San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors Chairman Bill Postmus. Postmus told Keller he was “100 percent” certain that he was not getting a bribe when he and three others each received $100,000 from Colonies Partners LP in 2007. […]

  • “The Sun” story features Jennifer Keller in Colonies corruption trial
    May 10, 2017

    “The Sun” has been extensively covering the San Bernardino County’s “Colonies corruption trial” for several months. In this latest article, Jennifer Keller was featured again in her examination of former San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors Chairman Bill Postmus. […]

  • Jennifer Keller named to list of top “500 Leading Lawyers in America”
    April 27, 2017

    Jennifer Keller has been named to the 2017 “Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America.” The list is said to be “the most elite distinction in the profession, covering the best of the best in all practice areas.” According to the American Bar Association, there are over 1.3 million licensed attorneys in the nation, so recognition as one of the top 500 confers a rare honor. […]