AB&G Stories: Volunteerism Jul 2018

Alpert, Barr & Grant is a firm rooted in the community.  As a long-time leader and supporter of innumerable community based projects and organizations, the firm promotes a culture of volunteerism and altruistic acts.


Crystal Cumatz, a fairly new member of the firm, did not set out to become involved in her community of Granada Hills.  However, through a [...]

Adam D.H. Grant in ABA Journal Jul 2018

Adam D.H. Grant was featured in the June 2018 edition of the ABA Journal magazine.  In an article by Danielle Braff titled, “Building A Niche Law Practice Rewards Extra Work, Special Training,” Adam discusses how he first recognized the need for, and developed his mobile app law and online and digital privacy practice.


In 2009, while using a fitness [...]

Adam Grant and Ryan Koczara Prevail in Complex Case Jul 2018

Alpert, Barr & Grant is pleased to announce that Adam D.H. Grant and Ryan T. Koczara recently prevailed on a motion for terminating sanctions filed against a defendant who defrauded a client.


As part of the ruling, the trial court struck the defendant’s answer and entered his default.  This result is rare, as oftentimes less severe sanctions are levied.  [...]

Adam D.H. Grant in Valley Lawyer Magazine Jun 2018

The June 2018 issue of Valley Lawyer Magazine features an in depth article about the Valley Bar Mediation Center (VBMC).   The VBMC is a not-for-profit organization that seeks to educate the public about the benefits of mediation, and provides low cost, high quality alternative dispute resolution services.


The closure of the Los Angeles Superior Court’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) [...]

Sherman Oaks Little League All Stars Jun 2018


The Alpert, Barr and Grant Family congratulates Noah Kasendorf, 10, for his inclusion in the 2018 Sherman Oaks Little League All Star Team.  Noah, son of AB&G Partner Alex Kasendorf, has been an avid baseball player since age 4, and recently finished his Minors season at Sherman Oaks Little League with the Braves. The Braves won two playoff games [...]

Drum As You Are Mar 2018

Alpert, Barr and Grant is proud to share “Drum As You Are,” a short film about a Rock n’ Roll Camp for Girls in Los Angeles, run by Mona Tavakoli.  We are proud that a member of the AB&G family is featured in this film.  Jaiya Davis (in denim overalls), daughter of Alpert, Barr & Grant’s own Leah Browitt attends [...]

Adam D.H. Grant Conquers Ultraman Florida 2018 Feb 2018

Adam Grant in his Alpert, Barr & Grant racing gear, during Day 2’s 171 mile bike ride. Adam Grant joined by his daughter, Jenna, at the finish line of the 321.6 mile swim, bike and run competition.


Congratulations to our own Adam D.H. Grant on his epic performance at Ultraman Florida 2018. Ultraman is [...]

Lee Kanon Alpert Profiled in the San Fernando Valley Business Journal Feb 2018


Alpert, Barr & Grant’s Lee Kanon Alpert was featured in an in-depth profile in the February 19th edition of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.


In the piece penned by Helen Floersh, Lee shares stories about his unique experiences and the people, places and events that helped shape his life and career.  Lee also discusses his passion for [...]

Super Lawyers 2018 Jan 2018

Lee K. Alpert, Gary L. Barr and Adam D.H. Grant Named 2018 Super Lawyers

  Adam D.H. Grant Featured in Super Lawyers Magazine  


The January 2018 edition of the Super Lawyers Magazine includes the annual list of attorneys recognized as the year’s best.


Lee Kanon Alpert was recognized in the [...]

Jennifer Levin Stearns Joins Alpert, Barr & Grant Jan 2018

Alpert, Barr & Grant is pleased to announce the addition Jennifer Levin Stearns, Esq. to our growing team.


Jennifer joins the firm as Counsel, and her practice focuses on commercial litigation, and has significant experience representing clients in a variety of areas including business disputes, breach of contract, real estate, trade secrets, unfair competition and consumer protection. She [...]

Lee Kanon Alpert and Alexander S. Kasendorf Included in SFVBJ’s Valley 200 List Oct 2017


Congratulations to Lee Kanon Alpert and Alexander S. Kasendorf, for their inclusion in this year’s Valley 200 List. The Valley 200 is an annual list prepared by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal which recognizes the San Fernando, Conejo, Santa Clarita and Antelope Valley’s most influential people.


The list is comprised of leaders from various sectors of [...]

Ultraman Florida 2018 Oct 2017


Ultraman announces the complete participant list for Ultraman Florida 2018, and our own Adam Grant is at the top of the list!


Please click on the link to see the complete list of participants, and a list of all Ironman distance triathlons Adam has completed since 2005.


As part of his training, Adam recently ran “Rim2Rim” [...]

Alexander S. Kasendorf, SFVBJ Trusted Advisors – Attorney of the Year & Community Service Awardee Aug 2017


We are very proud to announce that our partner, Alexander S. Kasendorf, was named Attorney of the Year by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Trusted Advisors Awards at a reception held on Wednesday, August 9th.  Additionally, Alex was honored with the Community Service Award for his active leadership and involvement in a myriad of community based groups [...]

Adam Grant Conquers Ironman Santa Rosa Aug 2017


Congratulations to 13-time Ironman finisher Adam D.H. Grant, on his remarkable performance at 2017 Ironman Santa Rosa held on July 29th. Adam completed the event consisting of 2.4 miles of swimming, 112 miles of biking and 26.2 miles of running in an impressive 12 hours 42 minutes and 23 seconds.

This achievement is another [...]

Alpert, Barr & Grant Supports Ghost Bike Las Vegas Jul 2017


Alpert, Barr and Grant is proud to support Ghost Bike Las Vegas, a community based organization working to increase bicycle safety awareness.  The organization places white “ghost” bikes at the locations where cyclists have lost their lives as a result of collisions with motorists.  These bikes serve as memorials for the cyclists and their families, and as reminders to motorists [...]