Mayer Brown Partner Moves to Dykema’s Los Angeles Office
By a MetNews Staff Writer
Fredrick S. Levin has joined the
A former partner at Mayer Brown LLP, Levin represents local, national and multinational corporations in complex commercial litigation, and defends financial institutions against consumer and securities class action litigation.
Dykema Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rex Schlaybaugh praised Levin’s “impressive track record in high-level, high-stakes litigation,” and said that the Levin’s addition would add “considerable depth” to the firm’s litigation team and underscore the firm’s “commitment to expand our capabilities in this area.”
The firm said Levin has extensive experience defending and prosecuting trademark and copyright infringement and trade secret misappropriation claims, and that he has litigated a wide array of other complex commercial disputes involving lender’s liability, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, corporate governance, real estate, audit malpractice and entertainment law.
Hentschel, managing member of Dykema’s
A frequent author and lecturer, Levin is President of the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Jewish Committee and a member of the Executive Committee of the Legal Division of the Jewish Federation of Los Angeles.
other news, recently-renamed Kaufman Dolowich Voluck & Gonzo LLP announced that it opened an office
A Bronx, N.Y. native of Puerto Rican descent, Kouri has 25 years of general business litigation experience, with a special emphasis in the areas of employment and trade secret law.
was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1988 after attending the
is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Association of Business
Trial Lawyers, the State Bar’s Committee on Labor and Employment Law, and the
Labor and Employment Sections of the
He is also involved in establishing a nationwide network of Hispanic attorneys to provide mentoring to students and attorneys.
Firm Managing Partner Michael A. Kaufman called Kouri “a great addition to our team,” and said the timing of the new office “could not have worked out better,” predicting that Kouri would be “integral to the success of Kaufman Dolowich ‘s Los Angeles location and West Coast operations.”
new office is the fifth for the firm, which changed its name upon the addition
of John Gonzo as managing partner of its
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