Keith Johnson, who is Of Counsel to the firm, recently successfully completed the representation of a Vietnam War veteran in his claim for disability compensation for service-connected PTSD and physical conditions, winning him over $100,000 in back pay and ongoing disability compensation.
Regulatory Partner Megan Somogyi Named ‘Rising Star’ and a Top Woman Attorney in Northern California for 2018
Regulatory Partner Megan Somogyi has been named a ‘Super Lawyers Rising Star’ for the fourth consecutive year and has been included in the list of Top Women Attorneys in Northern California for the second consecutive year. She was chosen for her outstanding practice in Utilities Law.
In the United States, parties to legal proceedings bear their own attorney’s fees. Generally, a court may award attorney’s fees only where a statute or an agreement amongst the parties provides for an award of attorney’s fees.
In January the Court of Appeal (First District, Division One) issued its decision in Goncharov v. Uber Technologies, Inc 19 Cal. App. 4th 1157,2018 Cal. App. LEXIS 72 (January 29, 2018). The Court affirmed the dismissal of a class action by several taxicab companies against Uber Technologies, Inc. (“Uber”). The plaintiffs claimed that Uber had unfairly
Six partners in the firm have been named to the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Brian Cragg was selected by his peers to be named the Best Lawyers 2018 Energy Regulatory Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Northern California, in addition to being named among Best Lawyers 2018 in San Francisco.
Regulatory Associate Megan Somogyi has been named a ‘Super Lawyers Rising Star’ for the third consecutive year.