Lee Kanon Alpert Receives “Leaders of Character” Award Dec 2010

Lee Kanon Alpert was honored December 9 with a “Leaders of Character” award presented by the Learning for Life Western Los Angeles County Council. The award is given to “outstanding citizens in business, education, government and community who have distinguished themselves in their career, in public life, and in service to humankind.” Also honored were civic leaders David and Jean [...]

Lee Kanon Alpert Lauded For Work On Board Of Water & Power Commissioners Dec 2010

Los Angeles Major Antonio Villaraigosa and LADWP executives praised Lee Kanon Alpert for his three years on the DWP’s Board of Water & Power Commissioners where he most recently served as president.

Statements from:
Mayor Villaraigosa (link)
LADWP General Manager Austin Beutner (link)
LADWP Chief Operating Officer Raman Raj (link)

Lee Kanon Alpert A Featured Panelist At U.S. News & World Report’s National issues Briefing Dec 2010

Lee Kanon Alpert was one of three panelists who participated in the December 2 U.S. News & World Report’s National Issues Briefing titled “Plug-and-Play: Cities on Smart Grid.” The briefing took place in Los Angeles and was taped for future airing.


The panel, which also included Kevin Dasso, senior director of Smart Grid and Technology Integration for Pacific Gas [...]

Alexander S. Kasendorf Volunteers For Operation Gratitude Nov 2010

Attorney Alex Kasendorf recently took part in an Operation Gratitude volunteer day. Throughout the year, Operation Gratitude volunteers assemble tens of thousands of care packages for distribution to our troops deployed all over the world.
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Alpert, Barr & Grant Raises Over $4,100 For “Light The Night” Nov 2010

Alpert, Barr & Grant employees and friends raised more than $4,100 as part of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Light The Night Walk” on November 6 in Warner Center Park. The law firm held monthly “fun raising” events since April to collect donations and then formed a 16-person team that signed up sponsors and volunteered to take part in the [...]

Lee Kanon Alpert Honored With Armand Arabian Leaders Award Oct 2010

Lee Kanon Alpert was honored with the 2010 Armand Arabian Leaders in Public Service Award on Oct. 7, 2010. The award is presented annually in conjunction with the Encino Chamber of Commerce and honors the San Fernando Valley’s top public service leaders.
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Adam D.H. Grant Elected Treasurer Of SFVBA Oct 2010

Adam D.H. Grant was elected Treasurer of the San Fernando Valley Bar Association. The installation dinner took place October 2. Previously, he served two terms on the bar’s board of trustees. As Treasurer, he will carefully oversee the management of the bar’s finances and play a leadership role as a member of SFVBA executive committee.

Adam D.H. Grant Wins Pre-Trial Motion In Lease Dispute Sep 2010

Adam D.H. Grant won a pretrial Motion for Financial Discovery in Georgia Peach Corporation vs. Teichner Family Trust. Georgia Peach, a manufacturer and distributor of baked goods, leased a 10,000 square foot warehouse in downtown Los Angeles owned by the Teichner Family Trust.
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Gary L. Barr Recognized By Los Angeles Board Of Supervisors Sep 2010

Gary L. Barr received a commendation from the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 in recognition of his “dedicated service to the affairs of the community and for the civic pride demonstrated by numerous contributions for the benefit of all the citizens of Los Angeles County.”


Mr. Barr is a past Commissioner on the Los Angeles County Commission on Judicial Procedures, a position appointed by the Board of Supervisors. He is a current member of the Los Angeles County Assessor’s Advisory Committee.

Lee Kanon Alpert Re-elected President Of The Board Of Water And Power Commissioners Jul 2010

LOS ANGELES — Lee Kanon Alpert, an award-winning San Fernando Valley advocate, attorney, arbitrator and mediator has been unanimously elected for a second term as president of the City of Los Angeles Board of Water and Power Commissioners (Board).
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Adam D.H. Grant Appointed Temporary Judge Jun 2010

Adam D. H. Grant was appointed as a Temporary Judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court. A panel of judges reviewed his application before making the appointment. Mr. Grant  will initially sit as a judge in the Van Nuys Traffic Court.

Gary L. Barr Speaks On Safe Act At CMPA Conference Jun 2010

June 2010 — Gary L. Barr was a panelist at the June CMPA annual conference in Las Vegas where the topic was SAFE Act licensing requirements. The SAFE Act is designed to increase consumer protection and reduce fraud by requiring states to license and register mortgage loan originators. He discussed the applicability of the SAFE Act on various types of sales transactions.

Lee Kanon Alpert Speaks At Western Conference Of Public Service Commissioners Jun 2010

Lee Kanon Alpert spoke at the annual conference of the Western Conference of Public Service Commissioners (WCPSC) held June 13-16, 2010 at the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa. Attending were commissioners and utility representatives from 13 western states, state and federal government officials, members of the venture capital community, public interest groups and regional planning organizations. Mr. Alpert spoke on a panel on “What Makes the News and Why.”

Mark S. Blackman Quoted In California Lawyer Article May 2010

The Dream Deferred
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Adam D.H. Grant MCS 2010 Judge’s Night Dinner Apr 2010

Adam D.H. Grant, principal with Alpert, Barr & Grant, APLC, was master of ceremonies at the San Fernando Valley Bar Association’s 2010 Judge’s Night Dinner, February 25 at the Warner Center Marriott.
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