In a bid to strengthen its complex and commercial litigation capabilities, Nixon Peabody's San Francisco has lured parter Robert Ebe to the firm from Bingham McCutchen. According to Nixon Peabody San Francisco managing partner Paul Schrier, Nixon Peabody's “California offices continue to handle more and more complex litigation." (Lind, Nixon Peabody nabs partner from Bingham (April 16, 2008), www.legalweek.com.)
As this is the first post classified under this category, an explanatory word is in order. One aspect of complex and class action litigation that The Complex Litigator will endeavor to cover is the personalities that pursue this type of litigation as a practice area. We hope that, over time, we can provide more comprehensive profiles of complex/class action litigators making news in California. If you have news of interest in this area, don't hesitate to send a note this way.