Zachary Elsea Named to Variety’s Prestigious “Hollywood’s New Leaders” List for 2020

The firm is pleased to announce that Zachary Elsea was recently named to Variety’s annual “Hollywood’s New Leaders” list, which profiles emerging talent under the age of 40 in the entertainment industry. Read the full article

Michael Kump Named Best Lawyers’ “Lawyer of the Year – Litigation – Intellectual Property”

KWIKA is proud to announce that partner Michael Kump has been named 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for the Los Angeles Area in the specialty of “Litigation - Intellectual Property” by Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Read the full article

Eleven KWIKA Attorneys Named 2021 “Best Lawyers;” One Named to “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch”

Partners Zachary Elsea, Chad Fitzgerald, Shawn Holley, Lawrence Iser, Dale Kinsella, Gregory Korn, Michael Kump, Suann MacIsaac, Nick Soltman, Kristen Spanier, and Howard Weitzman have been recognized among the top lawyers in the nation in the 2021 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America,” one of the oldest and most respected guides to the legal profession. Read the full article

Katherine Kleindienst Named to Daily Journal’s 2020 “Top 40 Under 40”

The firm is pleased to announce that Katherine Kleindienst has been selected for inclusion by the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal on its 2020 “Top 40 Under 40” list. Read the full article

Howard Weitzman and Larry Iser Named to Billboard’s 2020 “Top Music Lawyers”

The firm would like to congratulate Howard Weitzman and Larry Iser for being selected to Billboard’s prestigious “Top Music Lawyers” list for 2020. Billboard highlighted Weitzman’s work with Michael Jackson’s estate and his representation of clients including Justin Bieber, Ivan Reitman, and Chuck Lorre. The publication noted Larry’s representation of producer/songwriters Justin Raisen, Jeremiah Raisen, and Justin “Yves” Rothman in their action against Lizzo over credit and royalties for her single “Truth Hurts.” Billboard also mentions that Larry obtained a dismissal... Read the full article

Five KWIKA Attorneys Named to Variety’s 2020 “Legal Impact Report”

The firm is pleased to note that partners Dale Kinsella, Howard Weitzman, Michael Kump, Shawn Holley, and Suann MacIsaac were selected for inclusion in Variety’s coveted “Legal Impact Report” for 2020. Read the full article

Mike Kump Named to Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers” List

The firm is pleased to announce that Mike Kump has been named to the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of “Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers” for 2020. Read the full article

Four from KWIKA named Super Lawyer “Rising Stars” and make “Up-and-Coming″ lists for 2020

KWIKA is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys were named Southern California “Rising Stars” for 2020 by Super Lawyers magazine and were named on the “Top 100” list. Read the full article

Seiden v. Bernstein Named one of “California’s Top 100 Verdicts in 2019”

Dale Kinsella and Amber Melius' victory in Seiden v. Bernstein was named one of California's top verdicts of 2019 by Top Verdict magazine. Read the full article

Prestigious Chambers USA 2020 Guide Recognizes KWIKA and Attorneys Kinsella, Weitzman, Iser, and Kump

Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert, and four of its founding partners—Dale Kinsella, Howard Weitzman, Larry Iser and Michael Kump—have been recognized by the prestigious ranking organization, Chambers, as among the top law firms and legal practitioners in the country in the field of Media and Entertainment Litigation. The Chambers Guides are considered the most authoritative in the legal profession due to a rigorous peer-review process involving over 150 full-time editors and researchers. The Chambers Guides have been ranking the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, and now ... Read the full article