Since its inception in 1981, the law firm of Bright and Brown has specialized in complex business and commercial litigation. The firm’s areas of expertise in litigation include a variety of business torts and contract disputes as well as extensive experience in environmental and energy matters. While business and commercial litigation is the core of the firm’s practice, the firm also has a high level of expertise representing clients in energy and real estate-related transactions, administrative proceedings relating to land use and environmental regulation and compliance.
The firm has also enjoyed extensive representation of major and independent oil and gas companies and utilities. The firm’s expertise in these areas include extensive transactional work, litigation, environmental issues, property tax disputes, specialized title work and land use matters.
The firm has had multiple jury verdicts among the ten largest in the state and has numerous reported appellate decisions in the energy and environmental areas.
The firm’s partners have substantial experience in both state and federal courts at the trial and appellate levels. Certain members of the firm also have substantial experience with methods of alternative dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation and private settlement conferences.
The firm has extensive technical experience in the area of petroleum engineering, geology, environmental assessment and other engineering disciplines. The firm prides itself on providing each of its clients with the close and personal attention of an experienced attorney. The firm’s offices are located in Glendale, California, approximately ten miles north of downtown Los Angeles.