FOUNDING PARTNER, CALLAHAN & BLAINE
WHY: Named one of Top 100 trial lawyers by American Trial Association; featured in Best Lawyers in America for 14 years straight, 2005-present; named one of the Top 10 Attorneys in the United States by the National Law Journal. Among successes: highest jury verdict in Orange County history, $934M (Beckman Coulter v. Flextronics).
RECENT: After 2-month jury trial, obtained $38M settlement on behalf of a class of newspaper delivery drivers against Orange County Register.
QUOTABLE: “The reason for the accolades is simple: preparation and results.”
2020 HOBBY: “I have taken out playing pool. On average I shoot a couple racks each day.”