San Fernando Valley Los Angeles Attorneys
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Phone Number

818.990.2120

 

Our Practice Groups

 

The size of our Firm, the quality of our attorneys, and the time we've spent cultivating relationships in a variety of business sectors gives us the ability to offer a full complement of legal services to our clients. 

Operating in the San Fernando Valley for over 40 years, our transaction and litigation attorneys provide legal services for individuals, business entities and organizations. Attorneys in our Practice Groups work together on individual legal matters, providing our clients with the broadest possible legal protection and litigation services for themselves, their families, and their businesses. 

Our legal experience includes matters such as: 

Business & Civil Litigation 

▪ Business and Corporate Disputes
▪ Copyright
▪ Construction
▪ Corporate
▪ Employment
▪ Environmental
▪ Family Law
▪ Franchise & Distribution
▪ Health Care
▪ Insurance Bad Faith
▪ Intellectual Property
▪ Personal Injury
▪ Real Estate
▪ Tax
▪ Trade Secrets
▪ Unfair Competition
▪ Will Contests & Probate

Commercial Finance

▪ Asset-based Working Capital Facilities 
▪ Credit & Liquidity Support Devices
▪ Equipment Financing
▪ Equity Participations
▪ Financial Workouts
▪ Letters of Credit
▪ Lien Creation and Perfection
▪ Loan Sales & Participation
▪ Senior Secured Credit Financing
▪ Subordinated Debt & other Mezzanine Financing
▪ Swaps and other Derivative Products
▪ Workouts, Enforcement and Collection Actions

Corporate

▪ Corporate Governance
▪ Day-to-Day Operations
▪ Entity Formation
▪ Purchases and Sales
▪ Syndications & Financing
▪ Tax Minimization & Planning

Employment 

▪ Administrative Hearings
▪ Americans With Disabilities Act Compliance
▪ Breach of Contract
▪ Class Action Litigation
▪ Confidentiality Agreements
▪ Discrimination
▪ Discipline
▪ Employee Classification
▪ Employee Policies & Procedures
▪ Fair Employment and Housing Act Compliance
▪ Harassment & Retaliation
▪ Hiring and Firing Practices
▪ Misappropriation of Trade Secrets
▪ Management Training
▪ Personnel Administration
▪ Recruitment
▪ State & Federal Regulations Compliance
▪ Temporary Employees
▪ Title VII Civil Rights Act Compliance 
▪ Wage and Hour
▪ WARN Act Compliance
▪ Workers' Compensation

Environmental

▪ Contaminated Property Claims
▪ Compliance with Proposition 65
▪ Insurance Coverage & Claims
▪ Mold Claims
▪ Natural or Organic Products Claims
▪ Polluted Property Permits to Operate
▪ Polluted Property Permit Exemptions
▪ Purchase/Sale of Potentially Contaminated Property
▪ Underground Storage Tank Matters 

Family Law

▪ Child Support
▪ Cohabitation Agreements
▪ Division of Assets
▪ Divorce or Dissolution of Marriage
▪ Family Law Mediation
▪ Paternity
▪ Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
▪ Spousal Support
▪ Tax Planning
▪ Visitation & Custody 

Franchise & Distribution

▪ Alternative Dispute Resolution
▪ Agreement
▪ Development
▪ Franchise Disclosure Documents
▪ Government Inquiries
▪ Litigation, Enforcement & Defense

Health Care

▪ Accreditation Requirements
▪ Acquisitons & Sales
▪ Corporation & Partnership Disputes
▪ Divestitures
▪ Employer Matters
▪ Equipment Partnerships
▪ Hospital & Physician Licensing
▪ Management Contracts
▪ Sale or Leaseback Agreements
▪ Taxable & Tax-free Financing

Intellectual Property

▪ Brand Licensing
▪ Copyright Rights & Registration
▪ Domain Name Protection
▪ Due Diligence - Mark Selection & Clearance
▪ Intellectual Property Enforcement & Defense
▪ Licensing Agreements
▪ Policing & Monitoring
▪ Purchases and Sales
▪ Royalty Auditing
▪ Trade Dress Protection
▪ Trademarks
▪ Unfair Competition
▪ Web Development & Hosting

Mergers & Acquisitions

▪ Administration & Documentation
▪ Strategic Analysis, Structure & Negotiation
▪ Consolidations & Mergers
▪ Purchases and Sales
▪ Recapitalization
▪ Securities

Personal Injury

▪ Airplane Accidents
▪ Auto Accidents
▪ Bicycle Accidents
▪ Boating Accidents
▪ Brain/Spinal Cord Injuries
▪ Burns and Explosions
▪ Construction Site Accidents
▪ Dog Attacks
▪ Motorcycle Accidents
▪ Premises Liability
▪ Product Defects & Liability
▪ Roof Hatch Accidents
▪ Train Accidents
▪ Truck Accidents
▪ Wrongful Death

Real Estate

▪ Acquisitions & Sales
▪ Commercial Finance
▪ Commercial Leasing
▪ Debt Financing & Lending
▪ Development & Construction
▪ Environmental Matters
▪ Permits & Licensing
▪ Real Estate Litigation
▪ Tax Minimization & Planning
▪ Zoning & Land Use

Tax Planning

▪ Acquisitions
▪ Buy-Sell Agreements
▪ Compensation Planning
▪ Corporations, Partnerships & Trusts
▪ Mergers, Reverse-Triangular Mergers
▪ Structuring Business Entities
▪ Tax Assessments
▪ Tax-Deferred Exchanges
▪ Tax Exempt Organizations

Trusts and Estate Planning

▪ Asset Protection
▪ Charitable Remainder Trusts
▪ Charitable Trusts & Gifts
▪ Conservatorships
▪ Elder Law
▪ Estate Tax Minimization
▪ Family Limited Partnerships/LLCs
▪ General Powers of Attorney
▪ Gift Tax
▪ GRATs & GRITs
▪ Guardianships
▪ Health Care Powers of Attorney
▪ Insurance Trusts
▪ Intentionally Defective Grantor Trust (IDGT)
▪ Limited Powers of Attorney
▪ Irrevocable Trusts
▪ Medi-Cal Planning
▪ Private Annuities
▪ Probate
▪ Residence Trusts (QPRTs)
▪ Revocable Living Trusts
▪ Succession Planning
▪ Wills

LEWITT HACKMAN | 16633 Ventura Boulevard, Eleventh Floor, Encino, California 91436-1865 | 818.990.2120