Associate Aaron E. de Leest elected as Chair of the LACBA Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section for the 2019-2020 term. Aaron is the immediate past vice-chair and has also served as secretary and programs chair of the section.
Partner John N. Tedford, IV, was selected to serve a 3-year term as a Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference. Lawyer Representatives attend and participate in the Ninth Circuit’s annual judicial conference and other judicial conferences throughout the year, working with federal judges to improve the judicial system and the administration of justice throughout the western United States.
In August 2019, associate Sonia Singh was elected to serve as the Vice-Chair of the Beverly Hills Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Executive Committee. Sonia is the immediate past Secretary of the Bankruptcy Section Executive Committee, and has been an active member of the Executive Committee since joining Danning Gill.
Danning Gill is proud to announce that partner Uzzi O. Raanan was recently elected to serve as the Business Law Section’s (BLS) representative to the 17-member CLA Board of Representatives. With approximately 100,000 members, the CLA is the second-largest voluntary bar association in the United States. Uzzi will join the CLA Board immediately following the organization’s October 10-12, 2019 Annual Meeting, to be held in Monterey, California. Uzzi is the immediate past Chair of the 7,600-member BLS, and a prior co-Chair of the Section’s Insolvency Law Committee (ILC), where he also served as Editor-in-Chief of the well-regarded ILC eBulletin. Read more.
MEDIA CONTACT: Jonathan Fitzgarrald (310) 601-6008 JFitzgarrald@EquinoxStrategy.com LOS ANGELES – February 27, 2019 – Danning Gill announced today that the Century City Bar Association has named its Partner, Uzzi O. Raanan, as its 2019 Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year. Every year, the Century City Bar Association names “Lawyers of the Year” in six different practice areas and presents the awards at its Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony. The awardees for 2019 are: Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year – Uzzi O. Raanan, Danning, Gill, Israel & Krasnoff, LLP Corporate Transactional Lawyer of the Year – Vijay S. Sekhon, Sidley Austin LLP Entertainment Litigator of the Year – Julia R. Haye, Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP Commercial Leasing Lawyer of the Year – Andrew Raines, Raines Feldman LLP Trial Lawyer of the Year – Angela C. Agrusa, DLA Piper Urban Development Lawyer of the Year – Paul S. Rutter,...