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Stuart Kane Ranked in the 2021 Best Law Firms® List in Orange County

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce it has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2021 in the following practice areas for Orange County: • Employment Law – Management • Labor & Employment Litigation • Real Estate Litigation • Real Estate Law • Commercial Litigation The 2021 “Best Law Firms” rankings showcase top firms recognized by clients and peers for continuing to deliver professional excellence[…]

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Stuart Kane Supports ADL 2020 Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards

Stuart Kane LLP continues to be a proud supporter of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Orange County/Long Beach Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Awards. This year, the event will be held virtually on October 29, 2020. The Marcus M. Kaufman Jurisprudence Award is presented to exemplary attorneys who have given back to their respective communities in outstanding ways, and have made further enhancements for the legal profession in Orange County. This year’s[…]

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Partner Eve Brackmann Elected to OCBA Board of Directors

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that partner Eve A. Brackmann has been elected as Director at Large to the Board of Directors for the Orange County Bar Association (OCBA).  The OCBA provides a wide variety of programs, services, and opportunities for its attorney members, the judiciary, and the community.  The OCBA is one of the largest voluntary bar associations in California, with over 9,000[…]

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Stuart Kane Partner Javier F. Gutierrez Participates in HNBA Summer Series Panel

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce partner Javier F. Gutierrez, Esq. served as a panelist for theHispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Region XVII Summer Series 2020 on August 13. The event, in partnership with the HNBA Young Lawyers Division, provided practical considerations for aspiring civil practitioners. Panelists gave an overview of their practice, shared their perspective on the development of their practice in relation to the legal field generally, and[…]

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Stuart Kane Partner Javier F. Gutierrez Recognized in Daily Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 List

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce partner Javier F. Gutierrez has been recognized in the Daily Journal’s 2020 “Top 40 Under 40” list. The annual award recognizes attorneys in California under the age of 40 who have achieved outstanding results on behalf of their clients. The attorneys on the Daily Journal Top 40 Under 40 annual list are selected from hundreds of nominees from law[…]

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Stuart Kane Partner Javier F. Gutierrez Participates in Panel: A Conversation About the Impact of Race in the Criminal Justice System

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce partner Javier F. Gutierrez, Esq. will serve as a panelist for the in-person and webinar event “A Conversation About the Impact of Race in the Criminal Justice System” presented by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office on June 19. The event includes 1 hour of MCLE Recognition and Elimination of Bias credit. Click here to register for the event.[…]

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Stuart Kane Attorney Cole Morgan Successfully Closes Sale of Dispensary License to Planet 13

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Cole Morgan has successfully closed the sale of a cannabis retail license and related leasehold interest located in Santa Ana, California, and certain other assets, on behalf of clients Newtonian Principles, Inc. (“Newtonian”) and Warner Management Group, LLC (“Warner”). The purchaser was Planet 13 Holdings Inc. (CSE: PLTH) (OTCQX: PLNHF) (“Planet 13”), a leading publically-traded vertically-integrated cannabis company. The 40,000 square foot[…]

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Stuart Kane Continues to Grow with Addition of Employment Attorney Patricia Jun

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce Patricia H. Jun has joined the firm as an associate attorney in the Employment group. The firm’s team of employment attorneys have a depth of experience and wealth of knowledge to efficiently counsel our clients involved in the areas of employment counseling, employment litigation and labor law. Patricia has experience advising and defending companies on[…]

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Four Stuart Kane Attorneys Recognized in 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers List

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that partners Eve A. Brackmann, Josh C. Grushkin, Javier F. Gutierrez and Bruce C. Stuart have been selected to the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer[…]

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Stuart Kane Partner Josh Grushkin Authors OCBJ Article: Letters of Intent: A Sometimes Neglected Way to Save Money

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that real estate partner Josh Grushkin has authored the Orange County Business Journal article, “Letters of Intent: A Sometimes Neglected Way to Save Time and Money”. In the article, Josh explains how investing time and resources early in a transaction can be a way to achieve cost savings and efficiency, and how a thoughtful and comprehensive letter of intent should serve as a “road map to efficiency” when negotiating purchase and sale agreements,[…]

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Stuart Kane Ranked in the 2020 Best Law Firms List in Orange County

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce it has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2020 in the following practice areas for Orange County:

  • Employment Law Management
  • Labor & Employment Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate Law

The 2020 “Best Law Firms” rankings showcase top firms recognized by clients and peers for continuing to deliver professional excellence and optimal quality. The rankings indicate[…]

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Stuart Kane Supports KidWorks Foundation for Success Luncheon

Stuart Kane LLP is proud to continue its sponsorship of KidWorks and the 2019 Foundation for Success Luncheon being held Thursday, November 7 at the Doubletree Hotel in Santa Ana. The lunch will feature keynote speaker Ann Meyers Drysdale, one of the first women to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, and current Vice President of the Phoenix Suns (NBA) and the Phoenix Mercury (WNBA). KidWorks’[…]

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Stuart Kane Attorney Cole Morgan Authors OCBJ Article: Keeping Your Cannabis License

Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Cole Morgan has authored the Orange County Business Journal article, “Keeping Your Cannabis License”. In the article, Cole explains how the cannabis industry has shifted from operating under a loose set of guidelines, to now being required to follow a more detailed set of regulations under the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act. Cannabis businesses are now required to[…]

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Stuart Kane Supports the 23rd Annual Project Youth OCBF SHORTSTOP Golf Classic

Stuart Kane LLP continues to be a proud supporter of the Annual John C. Herklotz – SHORTSTOP Golf Classic presented by Project Youth Orange County Bar Foundation (OCBF) at the corporate sponsor level on October 18, 2019 at the Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine.  Stuart Kane partner Shane Criqui will be participating in the tournament. Mr. Criqui serves on Project Youth’s Board of Directors and was recently appointed to[…]

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Stuart Kane Sponsors the Newport Coast CBD Invitational Charity Golf Tournament

Stuart Kane LLP is proud to be a sponsor of The Newport Coast CBD Invitational Charity Golf Tournament hosted by Morganyan at the Pelican Hill Golf Club on Monday, October 7, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. The Newport Coast CBD Invitational Charity Golf Tournament will bring together experts, companies, and professionals involved in the CBD industry. The event will directly benefit Infinite Hero Foundation, an organization dedicated to connecting our military,[…]

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Stuart Kane Supports OCAABA Annual Moon Festival Mixer

Stuart Kane LLP is proud to support the Orange County Asian American Bar Association (OCAABA) Annual Moon Festival Mixer & General Meeting held at the Newport Beach Civic Center on Friday, September 20, 2019. The OCAABA serves as mentors to local law students, promotes diversity in the private and public sectors, volunteers for legal clinics for low income and disadvantaged communities and supports causes which affect and advance the needs[…]

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