The California Supreme Court denied the petition of Brookfield Natomas, LLC, a subdivision of Brookfield Homes Corp (NYSE: BHS) to overturn the ruling of the Appellate Court to award our client, Zephyr Equities, a judgment against for over half a million dollars plus 4% of the gross sales arising from Brookfield's Natomas Home Development in the Sacramento area. This was truly a David versus Goliath battle.
Coast Magazine has named Adina Stern as one of the top four lawyers in Orange County for Lawsuits and Disputes. (See page 167). This is the 6th year in a row that the Orange County Register has listed Ms. Stern as a top attorney.
We would like to welcome our new associate, Neil Kuczynski will be working on business, real estate and litigation matters.
We are proud to announce the addition of Rami Nabi as a senior associate who will be working on litigation and real estate matters.
We would like to welcome Liz Miller to the firm. Ms. Miller will be acting as Ms. Stern's assistant.
We are proud to announce that Adina T. Stern was named as one of the top real estate lawyers in the region by OC Metro Magazine. This is the fifth year in a row Ms. Stern has been selected for this honor by OC Metro Magazine.
Effective September 1, 2013 we will no longer be providing free consultations to perspective clients.
We are pleased to announce that after a court trial our client was awarded $317.192.35 in actual damages and $250,000 in punitive damages resulting in a total award in excess of $560,000 for wrongful interference with our client's employment contract. Congratulations to Richard Hanks.
We would like to welcome back to our staff Kimberly Herold who is now a certified paralegal.
On October 25, 2012 Adina Stern moderated the panel discussion, Trial Tips from the Bench" featuring Orange County Superior Court Judges, John Gastelum, Charles Margines, and Franz Miller. This event was well attended by the Bench and Bar and presented by the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association.
We launched our new website August 13th. Please feel free to browse through our informative practice area pages and be sure to follow our California Business Litigation Attorney Blog.
Another Appellate Victory! After losing her case in the trial court, Florence Beardslee came to our firm days before she was to be evicted from her mobile home. On April 2, 2012, the Appellate Division not only reversed the judgment against Ms. Beardslee but ordered a six figure judgment in her favor in a landmark case the Court had recommended for publication.
Adina Stern is selected for a THIRD YEAR IN A ROW as a "Legal Eagle" by OC Metro Magazine (p. 44).
Adina Stern's syndicated answers to legal questions are now available.
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