Pro Bono Engagements

The firm is committed to providing legal assistance and resources to numerous not-for-profit organizations and individuals unable to pay significant legal fees, both alone and in conjunction with Public Counsel and Bet Tzedek Legal Services.

Representative Matters

  • Served as Counsel on the Rampart Independent Review Panel, which conducted an impartial analysis of the policies, culture, training, and disciplinary procedures of the Los Angeles Police Department in light of the Rampart corruption scandal.
  • Represented former Los Angeles County Men’s Jail inmate in multi-year excessive force civil rights lawsuit in the Central District of California against sheriff’s deputies, culminating in week-long jury trial and jury finding of liability against lead defendant.
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of elderly, mentally infirm Compton resident in lawsuit against her longtime neighbors who had fraudulently acquired the deed to her home and access to her bank accounts.