Pete Nyquist

Chair, Environmental Practice Group

Chambers USA 2015 Ranks Greenberg Glusker’s Entertainment Litigation and Environmental Practices

January 1, 2015Article
Greenberg Glusker Press Release

Five lawyers from Los Angeles firm also recognized:
David Cranston, Brian Davidoff, Bonnie Eskenazi, Bert Fields and Pete Nyquist

Los Angeles, Calif. – Greenberg Glusker today announced that Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business recognized two of the Firm’s practice areas and five of its attorneys in the 2015 edition of the guide.

Greenberg Glusker’s Entertainment Litigation Practice is ranked by Chambers USAfor the seventh consecutive year and the Firm’s Environmental Practice made it into the rankings for the third consecutive year.

“Our Entertainment Litigation and Environmental Practice Groups have both done extraordinary work this year, and it’s a testament to their success for our clients that Chambers USA included both groups again in the 2015 edition of their prestigious guide,” said Bob Baradaran, managing partner of Greenberg Glusker.

Greenberg Glusker’s Entertainment Litigation Practice represents a broad range of entertainment industry clients, including actors, directors, writers, producers, talent agents, managers, studios, production companies, distributors and many others. The firm has extensive experience litigating, among other things, contract disputes, profit participation, copyright, trademark, California Talent Agencies Act, domestic and international distribution, partnerships and defamation disputes.

Greenberg Glusker’s Environmental Practice focuses on achieving cost-effective solutions to the challenges arising from environmental contamination, environmental regulation and other environmental concerns. Whether in litigation, regulatory proceedings or negotiations, the Firm has represented Fortune 500 companies, public entities, trade associations and others in successfully resolving hundreds of disputed matters, including matters arising under Superfund (CERCLA), Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act, and CEQA.

In the individual attorney rankings, Greenberg Glusker partners Bert Fields and Bonnie Eskenazi are again this year recognized in the category of Media & Entertainment, and David Cranston is again recognized in the category of Environment. Pete Nyquist, new to Greenberg Glusker, also returns to the list in the category of Environment and Brian Davidoff returns to the list in the category of Bankruptcy/Restructuring.

To compile the rankings, Chambers uses full-time researchers to interview thousands of attorneys and their clients around the world. According to Chambers, “This intensive, continuous research identifies the world’s leading practitioners and law firms — those which perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients.”

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