Five Stuart Kane Attorneys Recognized by 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers
Stuart Kane LLP is pleased to announce that partners Eve A. Brackmann, Josh C. Grushkin, Javier F. Gutierrez, Bruce D. May and Bruce C. Stuart have been selected to the 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. In addition, Cole F. Morgan was recognized as a 2021 Southern California Rising Star.
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Eve A. Brackmann has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Real Estate since 2016, and was recognized as a Rising Star in 2013 and 2014. As a trial lawyer, Eve litigates and tries business disputes, specializing in real estate matters. As lead counsel in jury and bench trials in both state and federal court, as well as private arbitrations, she has established a winning record on both the plaintiff and defense sides.
Josh C. Grushkin has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Real Estate since 2019, and was recognized as a Rising Star from 2008-2010. His practice encompasses all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including real property acquisitions and dispositions, development, entitlement, construction, financing, and leasing. Josh represents commercial and residential developers, homebuilders, investors and corporate users, and negotiates debt and equity financing, joint ventures, and the purchase and sale of operating retail shopping centers, commercial and industrial buildings, and land for new development.
Javier F. Gutierrez has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Real Estate since 2020, and was recognized as a Rising Star from 2015-2017. He helps clients acquire, finance, construct, lease, and dispose of real estate and other corporate assets. Javier’s diverse practice includes all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including the drafting and negotiation of commercial leases, joint venture agreements, purchase and sale agreements, CC&Rs and reciprocal easement agreements, site development agreements and financing documents.
Bruce D. May is being recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Employment & Labor. Bruce has represented employers for nearly 40 years. Since 1979, he has devoted his practice exclusively to advising and defending companies of all sizes in every aspect of employment litigation and employment counseling. His expertise spans the entire spectrum of employment law from recruitment and hiring to termination and post-employment misconduct, and everything in between.
Bruce C. Stuart has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Real Estate since 2007. His experience encompasses a wide range of real estate transactions, including acquisition, development, construction and permanent financing, joint ventures, leasing, and disposition. Bruce has significant experience in the acquisition, development, leasing, financing, and disposition of a variety of commercial development projects including retail, office, industrial, commercial, hospitality, medical office and assisted/senior living. He has very extensive experience in the formation of joint ventures and in shopping center development, financing, and leasing.