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Jennifer Keller featured in Orange County Business Journal’s “Law Firms Special Report”

April 09, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Jennifer Keller featured in Orange County Business Journal’s “Law Firms Special Report”

In the recent Orange County Business Journal’s “Law Firms Special Report," Jennifer Keller was selected to provide her perspective on legal trends in Orange County. The Business Journal’s Peter Brennan asked some of Orange County’s top attorneys for their views. READ ARTICLE

Jennifer Keller selected for prestigious “CLAY Award”

April 06, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Jennifer Keller selected for prestigious “CLAY Award”

On March 20, 2018, Jennifer Keller, Stephen Larson and their trial team were honored with a California Lawyer Magazine CLAY Award – California Attorneys of the Year – for their successful defense of San Bernardino County developer Jeff Burum during a nine-month jury trial in 2017.  (People v. Biane et al.)  The case was jointly prosecuted by the California Attorney General and the San Bernardino County District Attorney.  Then-Attorney General Jerry Brown had called it ...

Prosecutors gone wild: San Bernardino County edition

March 23, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Prosecutors gone wild: San Bernardino County edition

An article in the March 21, 2018 issue of "The Sun" reflected on the San Bernardino County-Colonies corruption case:For mid-level politicians to move up the political pecking order in a state the size of California, they sometimes need to ride the wave of a big news event all the way to the front page of the paper.It happened to U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in the late 1970s, when San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and ...

Jennifer Keller named to list of top “500 Leading Lawyers in America”

March 19, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Jennifer Keller named to list of top “500 Leading Lawyers in America”

Jennifer Keller, a nationally prominent attorney at Keller/Anderle LLP in Irvine, has been named to the 2018 “Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America.”  According to Lawdragon, “the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America is the most elite distinction in the profession, covering all practices."Per 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.  Keller has been ...

MassMutual Class Action Trial Ends in Defense Verdict

March 02, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on MassMutual Class Action Trial Ends in Defense Verdict

A jury in Los Angeles Superior Court found Tuesday that Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (“MassMutual”) did not improperly withhold dividends from a class of hundreds of term life insurance policyholders.  The jury sided with the insurer and found that the policies in question never generated enough profit to warrant dividends under the policy agreements.In Christina Chavez v. Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co., after deliberations following a 12-day trial, the jury rejected named plaintiff Christina ...

Jesse Gessin and Chase Scolnick selected for Litigation Counsel of America

February 28, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Jesse Gessin and Chase Scolnick selected for Litigation Counsel of America

Jesse Gessin and Chase Scolnick, Senior Counsel at Keller/Anderle, have been selected for Associate Fellowship in the Litigation Counsel of America.The Litigation Counsel of America is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the Litigation Counsel of America is highly selective and by invitation only.  Fellows are selected based upon evaluations of excellence, effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation, and superior ethical reputation.  The LCA ...

Kay Anderle named to list of “Southern California Super Lawyers”

February 08, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Kay Anderle named to list of “Southern California Super Lawyers”

Kay Anderle, a nationally prominent attorney and managing partner of Keller/Anderle LLP in Irvine, has been named to the Criminal Defense and White Collar Criminal Defense categories of the 2018 “Southern California Super Lawyers.”Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from a wide range of practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.With over ...

Super Lawyers cover article – Jennifer Keller selected to “Top 10” list of Southern California Super Lawyers

January 30, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Super Lawyers cover article – Jennifer Keller selected to “Top 10” list of Southern California Super Lawyers

Jennifer Keller, a nationally prominent trial attorney at Keller/Anderle LLP in Irvine, has been named to the “Top 10 Southern California Super Lawyers” list for 2018.  Jennifer was selected for the cover of the "Southern California Super Lawyers" magazine and a feature article "The Trial Specialist" highlighted her success.Keller was named a Super Lawyer in the categories of Business Litigation, Intellectual Property and White Collar Criminal Defense.In addition to being selected to the “Top 10 Southern ...

Jesse Gessin publishes article in Orange County Lawyer – “Is Uncle Sam Judgment Proofing Your Qui Tam?”

January 26, 2018  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Jesse Gessin publishes article in Orange County Lawyer – “Is Uncle Sam Judgment Proofing Your Qui Tam?”

Jesse Gessin, Senior Counsel at Keller/Anderle LLP, published an article in the December 2017 issue of the "Orange County Lawyer," official publication of the Orange County Bar Association.Excerpt from the article, "Is Uncle Sam Judgment Proofing Your Qui Tam?":Whistle blowing is big business.  The Department of Justice obtained more than $4.7 billion in settlements and judgments from civil cases involving fraud and false claims against the government in fiscal year 2016 alone.   Of the $4.7 billion, $2.9 ...

Kay Anderle selected to Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

December 20, 2017  |   Recent Posts   |     |   Comments Off on Kay Anderle selected to Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Kay Anderle, managing partner of the nationally recognized Irvine law firm of Keller/Anderle LLP, has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.Membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum is limited to attorneys who ...

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