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Go-to lawyers for “bet-the-company” legal matters

M&R is a full-service, national law firm that boasts 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.

September 19, 2023
Media Mentions

We Don’t Overbook the Airplane’: Why Pre-OCI Recruiting Hasn’t Taken Off at Midsize Firms

Sanford Michelman was extensively quoted in an article published in ALM’s Mid-Market Pro titled, “We Don’t Overbook the Airplane’: Why Pre-OCI Recruiting Hasn’t Taken Off at Midsize Firms.” The piece concerns the recruitment of law school talent outside the on-campus interview process.…

September 18, 2023
M&R Blog

The Implications of Marijuana Reclassification Part 3: The Real Estate Space

By Mehdi Sinaki The recent recommendation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to reclassify marijuana as a Schedule III controlled substance has sent ripples across multiple sectors, the real estate space included. The prospect of marijuana’s reclassification from its current Schedule I status could dramatically alter the legal landscape in which real […]

September 13, 2023
Media Mentions

Concord’s Bid for Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Strikes Positive Chords for Music Assets Markets

Billboard has once again sought insights from Michael Poster—this time in support of an article published this week titled, “Concord’s Bid for Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Strikes Positive Chords for Music Assets Markets.” In the piece, Michael notes that the pending deal buoys the valuation methodologies that have been used of late for large……

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September 12, 2023
M&R Blog

The Implications of Marijuana Reclassification Part 2: The Healthcare Sector 

By Mehdi Sinaki The Implications of Marijuana’s Potential Reclassification for the Healthcare  As word spreads about the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ recent recommendation to reclassify marijuana from a Schedule I to a Schedule III controlled substance, healthcare providers, insurers, and pharmaceutical companies are justifiably keen to understand the full scope of this […]

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September 12, 2023
Media Mentions

AI Firms Among Job Vendors Bracing for California Bias Lawsuits

Stacey Chiu has been quoted at length in a Bloomberg Law article titled, “AI Firms Among Job Vendors Bracing for California Bias Lawsuits.” The piece was published in the wake of a recent California Supreme Court determination that paves the way for workers to pursue FEHA claims against third-party vendors for actions performed on behalf……

September 11, 2023
M&R Blog

Yet Another Court Win for Crypto, but SEC’s Gensler Fights Back 

By Sam Licker and Liza Kirillova Following a federal court’s ruling that Ripple Labs did not violate federal law by selling its XRP token on public exchanges, the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission took another hit with respect to its aversion to cryptocurrency. In late August, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Court of Appeals […]

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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 Orange County (California), San Francisco, Dallas, Houston, Chicago and New York City.

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