When It Really Matters


Extraordinary people doing extraordinary work on behalf of extraordinary clients

At M&R, bona fide industry expertise meets unsurpassed advisory and practice area know-how. We are a full-service, national law firm boasting a remarkable record of litigation, transactional and regulatory successes in the most consequential matters. Our attorneys, from the co-founders on down, are fully engaged, unrelenting yet always professional, and equal parts strategic, practical, entrepreneurial and cerebral—subject matter and practice area pros who immerse themselves in our clients’ businesses and are sought after for their proven industry expertise.

Industry Focus

Our lawyers bring to the table tangible, real-world experience in our clients’ businesses. It’s this breadth of knowledge across industries that drives superior results for some of the most dynamic and well-known companies, individuals and entrepreneurs here in the U.S. and abroad.

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Legal Expertise

When clients have their backs up against the proverbial wall, we’re their first call. That’s because the legal professionals at M&R—among the best in their respective practice areas—stand ready to offer business-first solutions and handle the most complex cases and challenging transactions.

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Culture & Diversity

At M&R, we foster an inclusive environment where everyone has a voice, no matter their background, culture, ethnicity, orientation or position. This encourages healthy internal debate and innovative, strategic thinking that inures to the benefit of our client base, which itself is as diverse as the firm.

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The legal and business communities continue to shower praise upon M&R. The firm and its lawyers are regularly recognized with awards and honors that highlight our extraordinary work and culture and set us apart from our peers in the legal marketplace. Click below for a sampling of accolades.

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Right lawyers,
right approach

M&R has assembled a roster of powerhouse litigators, transactional attorneys and regulatory authorities totally committed to meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and achieving their objectives. Need legal representation that’ll give opposing counsel reason to pause? Well, look no further.

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Insights &
media mentions

Lawyers at M&R are industry-focused thought leaders consistently making headlines and providing commentary on topics of interest to our clients and friends. Take a look at our latest insights and media mentions.

July 18, 2024
Media Mentions

Defend Trade Secrets Act’s extraterritorial reach upheld by appellate court in major boost for IP owners

Jeffrey Farrow was extensively quoted in a recent IAM article, discussing the significant impact of the Seventh Circuit’s judgment in the protracted trade secret and copyright lawsuit between Chicago-headquartered Motorola Solutions and Shenzhen-based Hytera. This ruling, which confirms the Defend Trade Secrets Act’s extraterritorial reach, allows businesses to seek relief for foreign misappropriation if the……

July 3, 2024

After Chevron: Opportunities For Change In FHFA Practices

Mehdi Sinaki has provided his take on the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn the Chevron deference doctrine in Loper Bright Enterprises v. Raimondo. This landmark ruling marks a significant shift in administrative law, compelling federal agencies like the Fair Housing Finance Agency to provide more precise justifications for regulatory actions. Mehdi’s article published……

July 1, 2024
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PAGA Reform Likely to Bring Significant Changes to Future Litigation

In the face of a potential ballot measure threatening the elimination of Private Attorneys’ General Act (PAGA) actions, Governor Gavin Newsom and business and labor groups reached an agreement to reform PAGA earlier this week....

July 1, 2024
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Don’t Change Those Menus: New Legislation Exempts Restaurants from “Junk Fees” Law

As business finalize preparations to comply with SB 478 “Junk Fees” law, Senate Bill 1524— recently passed by the California Assembly and Senate—is poised to create an exemption for restaurants and other food-related businesses from the new inclusive pricing requirements....

July 1, 2024

Big Data, AI and the Rate-Making Revolution Can Mean Intellectual Property Trouble for Rating Organizations

Elizabeth Tosaris has authored another terrific article—this one featured in the Insurance Journal. In her piece, Elizabeth delves into the transformative role of big data in the insurance industry, highlighting how AI and innovative methodologies are reshaping the property and casualty business. She also explores the regulatory complexities that tech brings to the table and……

June 24, 2024
Media Mentions

Michelman & Robinson Hires 1st Chief Growth Officer In NY

Law360 has reported on the arrival of Kerry Jean Moore, our first-ever Chief Growth Officer, to M&R. The article delves into Kerry Jean’s impressive background in law firm operations and shines a light on her primary focus at M&R—expansion of our lateral recruitment and fostering growth for clients.…

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Looking to begin or advance your legal career? If so, consider exactly what you want in a law firm. An extraordinary clientele? A national, even global, footprint? A collaborative, team environment? We check all those boxes and then some.

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A presence from coast-to-coast and a reach that’s global

M&R is headquartered in Los Angeles and has additional offices in Irvine, San Francisco, Dallas, Houston, Chicago, and New York City.