JMBM attorneys bring experience, expertise and business insight to sophisticated consumers of legal services. Our attorneys are recognized leaders in their areas of expertise, and are frequently called upon to teach, speak, write and comment on current legal and industry issues.
For more than 35 years, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) has provided clients with results-successfully resolving cases, closing deals, protecting assets, and adding value. Many of the Firm's founding members continue to practice law at JMBM, which is now ranked in the American Lawyer's AmLaw 200 list and recognized by numerous industry, peer and media groups. From our offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Orange County, we serve our clients' needs worldwide.
JMBM attorneys keep our clients and friends up to date on developments that impact their businesses. Through blogs, newsletters, client alerts and bylined articles in industry publications, we provide analysis and practical advice. We also issue press releases on important news about our law firm. Additionally, the press calls on us frequently to provide expert commentary on current news. We invite you to subscribe to our publications, which are free of charge. If you are a member of the press looking for a resource, please contact Carol James who will connect you with the right person.
We serve some of the largest integrated global financial institutions, as well as domestic commercial banks and regional and local community banks. Our banking clients draw upon the diversity and depth provided by a full-service law firm.
Delivering results through effective advocacy, negotiation and litigation
Our lawyers handle all permitting and compliance issues for developers, owners and businesses seeking to locate and develop new sites, relocate, or expand operations. We have substantial experience advocating clients' projects before governmental and regulatory bodies.
Experienced business counselors who deliver results
Large publicly traded corporations, emerging entrepreneurial businesses and growing middle-market companies all rely on our corporate lawyers to help them with a full range of financing, transactional and operational issues.
Our transactional and litigation attorneys serve leading entertainment and media companies, independent producers and artists who drive the creative process, and investors who help turn concepts into reality.
Strategic solutionsand effective advocacy for employers
JMBM's approach helps employers reduce job-related lawsuits and address problems in the workplace. Our lawyers act quickly to resolve claims and avoid the publicity that often attends employment litigation. We are aggressive and effective advocates in the courtroom.
Getting results for owners, developers and capital providers
We represent clients in all facets of real estate development, transactions and disputes. Our lawyers handle site selection, joint venture structuring, acquisition, land use and entitlement approval, financing, construction, leasing and disposition.
Providing results through seamless tax andbusiness counseling
Our attorneys provide services in four principal areas: transactional tax planning, estate planning, trust administration/dispute resolution, and tax controversy. We serve individuals, families, and closely-held businesses, as well as companies in all developmental stages
Getting results through counseling, negotiation, governmental advocacy and litigation
We help clients identify, evaluate and resolve environmental issues including air, water, hazardous materials, and soil-related problems. Our team of lawyers has vast experience in litigation, regulatory, and administrative matters.
Getting results for team and league management and owners
We have one of the most active sports management practices in the country, dealing with the day-to-day operation of sports franchises, professional leagues and sports sponsorships. Our lawyers represent owners, teams, leagues and sponsors – not athletes or agents.
Lawyers who solve problems and seize opportunities
For more than 35 years, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP has provided clients with results—successfully resolving cases, closing deals, protecting assets, and adding value.
Responsiveness that translates into results for high-net-worth clients
We serve as outside general counsel, directly handling a wide variety of projects and supervising the work of others-lawyers in other firms and non-lawyers alike-to provide our clients with a seamless result.