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Seven Attorneys from Vandenberg & Feliu Join Michelman & Robinson in New York

May 31, 2016

Los Angeles – May 31, 2016 – Michelman & Robinson, LLP (M&R), a Los Angeles-based law firm with five offices in California and New York, today announced that seven attorneys from Vandenberg & Feliu, LLP, have joined the firm in its New York office.

Ray Vandenberg, the former managing partner of Vandenberg & Feliu and head of its Litigation Practice, leads the group of lawyers moving to M&R. Over the course of his 40-year legal career, Mr. Vandenberg has litigated hundreds of cases in trial and appellate courts at both the state and federal levels. He began his legal practice in New York at Thacher, Proffitt & Wood, then was a partner at Finley, Kumble, and later served as president of a hospitality service company for several years before founding the predecessor to Vandenberg & Feliu in 1991.

“My colleagues and I are excited to join Michelman & Robinson and look forward to helping the firm expand its East Coast presence,” said Vandenberg, who joins M&R as partner in the Commercial Litigation Practice. “M&R enjoys a reputation as a client-focused firm whose attorneys are creative, ‘outside the box’ thinkers.”

The other attorneys moving to M&R possess a broad range of litigation and transactional experience, and include:

Christopher D’Angelo – Partner, Labor & Employment

Michael Hatchett – Partner, Corporate & Securities

Michael Poster -- Partner, Corporate & Securities

Joshua Bernstein – Counsel, Real Estate

Joshua Blechner – Associate, Commercial Litigation

Jonathan Goeringer – Associate, Corporate & Securities

“This is a historic day in the growth of our law firm as we welcome a group of highly talented lawyers into our New York office, adding tremendous expertise in key practice areas that are of particular importance to our clients,” said Dana Kravetz, M&R’s Managing Partner. “Ray and his team will perfectly complement our industry-focused approach to client service.”