Gary L. Barr Elected To Second Term As Chairman Of California Manufactured Housing Institute Board Of Directors Apr 2012

Gary L. Barr was elected to a second term as chairman of the California Manufactured Housing Institute (CMHI) Board of Directors at last month’s CMHI annual convention in Temecula. Prior to being chairman, he had been a director of the organization’s Financial Services Division for 19 years. He previously served as CMHI board chair for two years from 1997 to [...]


Two principals At Alpert,Barr & Grant Selected 2012 Super Lawyers Feb 2012

ENCINO, CALIF.–Lee Kanon Alpert and Gary L. Barr, principals in the Encino law firm of Alpert, Barr & Grant APLC, have been named by Super Lawyers Southern California magazine as two of the top attorneys in Southern California for 2012. No more than 5 percent of lawyers in California receive this honor.

 

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Gary L. Barr Speaks On Alternative Housing Foreclosures Feb 2012

Gary L. Barr recently spoke before the California State Bar Consumer Financial Services Committee. His 25-minute presentation focused on foreclosing on alternative forms of housing. Barr is a member of the committee, having been appointed in 2010. Membership responsibilities include helping advance California legislation involving consumer finance and sharing legal expertise with bar membership. Participating in the discussion were finance attorneys from throughout California.


Gary L. Barr Recovers Attorney Fees In Real Estate Partnership Dispute Nov 2011

Gary L. Barr recently recovered much of the attorney fees for his client in a case involving a business dispute between partners in real estate investments.


Mixing Business With Passion Nov 2011

Los Angeles Daily Journal

 

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Alexander S. Kasendorf Receives Jaycees 2011 Helping Hand Award Nov 2011

Alexander S. Kasendorf receives Jaycees 2011 Helping Hand Award.
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Alpert,Barr & Grant Participates In “Light The Night Walk” Nov 2011

For the sixth year, Alpert, Barr & Grant employees and friends took part in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Light The Night Walk.” The walk took place October 22 in Warner Center Park.
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Lee And Arlene Alpert Honored By Haven Hills Domestic Violence Center Oct 2011

Lee Kanon Alpert, his wife Arlene and their family received the Community Hope Award from Haven Hills on Sept. 21 at a Tribute of Hope gala at the Globe Theatre in Universal City.
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Lee And Arlene Alpert Honored Oct 2011

The Forward Press

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Lee Kanon Alpert Article On Legal Ethics Appears In The Bottom Line Aug 2011

An excerpt from an article that Lee Kanon Alpert prepared for the Los Angeles Daily Journal appeared in the August 2011 issue of The Bottom Line, the publication of the California Bar’s Law Practice Management and Technology Section.

 

Titled “More Than Just Rules,” it discusses the importance of following the guiding principles of ethics from the moment potential clients inquire about services.

 

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Gary L. Barr And Terry Sternberg Co-Write ADR Provisions Article Aug 2011

Alpert, Barr & Grant’s Gary L. Barr and Terry M. Sternberg, a Woodland Hills real estate litigation attorney, co-wrote “Still Searching for That Safe Harbor, Revising Your ADR Provisions: Look Before You Leap.” The article appeared in the Summer issue of Points of Interest, the official publication of the California Mortgage Association. The article discusses a recent California Supreme Court [...]


Adam D.H. Grant Wins All Post Trial Motions Jul 2011

On May 2, 2011, an Orange County jury rendered a complete defense verdict for Adam D.H. Grant’s clients after a two-month trial. The plaintiff filed a Motion for a New Trial, a Motion for Judgment Notwithstanding the Verdict and a Motion to Tax a cost bill Mr. Grant submitted on behalf of his clients as the prevailing parties. Mr. Grant filed a Motion for Attorneys Fees. The Court denied all of the plaintiff’s motions and granted Mr. Grant’s motion, awarding his clients 100% of all attorneys’ fees and costs incurred in the four year matter.


Adam D.H. Grant Finishes 7th Ironman Triathlon Jul 2011

On June 26, 2011, Adam Grant participated in and finished his seventh Ironman distance triathlon.

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Adam D.H. Grant And Alexander S. Kasendorf Win Anti-Slapp Motion Jul 2011

Adam D.H. Grant and Alexander S. Kasendorf prevailed on an Anti-Slapp Motion, saving the client time and money as the case moves forward.
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Adam D.H. Grant Authors Daily Journal Article On Arbitration Limitations Jun 2011

Arbitration or the Code of Civil Procedure: Which Is More Likely to Bar Your Claim?
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