Trump’s actions putting CALG’s 9th Circuit experts all over the news

The California Appellate Law Group’s Ben Feuer and Anna-Rose Mathieson have been in the news extensively this February with commentary about 9th Circuit issues in the ongoing legal fight over President Trump’s immigration order, as well as other appellate and constitutional law matters driving the national dialogue. KGO Radio featured Ben in an...

Robert Roth joins CALG

Robert Roth, an appellate specialist for 30 years and one of the preeminent family law appellate experts in California, has joined the California Appellate Law Group. Rob’s work has produced more than 25 published opinions and countless unpublished opinions, and he was among the first attorneys in California to be...

CALG named “2016 Top Boutique” by the Daily Journal

The California Appellate Law Group was honored to be one of 20 boutique law firms in California named to the Daily Journal’s “Top Boutiques of 2016” list last week. The paper also published an in-depth profile of the firm, which you can read by clicking here....

Audra Ibarra named to California Judicial Council…

CALG attorney Audra Ibarra was recently appointed as a voting member to the California Judicial Council, the highest non-judicial post an attorney can hold in the California court system. Only four practicing attorneys in California serve on the Council. The Judicial Council is the governing body for the entire judicial branch, and deals...

CALG wins high-profile trademark appeal in the Ninth Circuit…

In a unanimous published opinion, the Ninth Circuit overturned the dismissal of Lanham Act claims brought by CALG client Trader Joe’s.  CALG partner Anna-Rose Mathieson argued the appeal. You can read the published opinion by clicking here.  Here are reports on the appeal from The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Guardian....

Ben Feuer discusses Gawker in the National Law Journal…

The National Law Journal published an op-ed by Ben Feuer this week that discussed the First Amendment implications of the collapse of Gawker, a news-gossip website felled by a novel litigation strategy orchestrated by a technology billionaire out for long-planned vengeance. You can read the article by clicking here. You...

CALG attorneys named “Top Superlawyers,” “Best Lawyers”…

For the sixth year in a row, Bill Hancock has been named one of the “Best Lawyers in America” in Appellate Law by U.S. News & World Report.  He was also named a “SuperLawyer” for Appellate Law in Northern California for the eighth year in a row. Audra Ibarra, a SuperLawyer in Appellate...

Ben Feuer in The Recorder and The Daily Journal…

This week, Ben Feuer discussed the relationship between a recent Ninth Circuit opinion on concealed handguns and Justice Scalia’s originalist constitutionalism in The Recorder (click here for the article), and discussed the U.S. Supreme Court’s upcoming review of a $400 million patent judgment involving Apple’s iPhone in The Daily Journal‘s...

Audra Ibarra twice in San Francisco Attorney Magazine…

San Francisco Attorney Magazine has published two articles by Audra Ibarra, one each in their Spring and Summer issues. In the Spring issue, Audra discusses Dietz v. Bouldin, a Ninth Circuit decision (recently affirmed by the U.S. Supreme Court) holding that a district court may recall a jury to correct a verdict in...

New collaboration between CALG and the Daily Journal…

The California Appellate Law Group has teamed up with the Daily Journal to present a bi-weekly column titled “Appellate Zealots.” The column will discuss recent, interesting, and often overlooked appellate decisions from the California appellate courts, the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court. You can view the column every other...