Our Los Angeles attorneys help clients build city infrastructure, develop pharmaceuticals and medical devices, advance technology and improve health care.
Given LA's position as a thriving business center, our attorneys there practice domestically and abroad on a range of finance, corporate and transactional matters.
Our clients are public agencies, cultural institutions and renowned educational institutions creating innovations that will drive society far into the future. They include the City and County of Los Angeles, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, the University of Southern California, the State of California, the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles and Caltech.
We are active participants in advancing charitable causes of the community. As an example, the Los Angeles office handles pro bono cases for Kids in Need of Defense (KIND), an initiative that helps unaccompanied children navigate the U.S. immigration process. In addition, we are active supporters of the It Gets Better Project, which inspires hope for young people facing harassment.
- SEC Strikes Back on MCDC
The Bond Buyer | May 22, 2014
Los Angeles Public Finance partner Dan Deaton discusses the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation initiative.
- Universities Seek More Legal Help on Export Control Compliance
Daily Journal | February 4, 2014
Patents partner and Los Angeles office managing partner Seth Levy discusses export control compliance relating to increased federal enforcement attention on academic institutions bringing in top international talent.
- Chinese Developer to Spend $200M on 4.6-Acre Site in Downtown LA
Commercial Property Executive | January 2, 2014
This coverage notes that Chinese investor Oceanwide Real Estate Group has closed escrow on land in downtown Los Angeles. Nixon Peabody served as Oceanwide’s acquisition counsel and will serve as development counsel moving forward.