For the fourth consecutive year, Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge, LLP has been recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms” by “U.S. News & World Report” and “Best Lawyers®” in San Diego (Metropolitan Awards) for Tier 1 in Commercial Litigation, and new this year – the firm is also ranked as Tier 1 in Legal Malpractice Defense. Full press release.
QUALITY LEGAL REPRESENTATION FOR OVER 35 YEARS
For nearly 40 years our formula has been very simple. We provide our clients the same high level of expertise available at the largest law firms and the personalized attention of a small firm, which explains in part why we have been honored by U.S. News-Best Lawyers as one of America’s Best Law Firms and by Martindale-Hubbell as one of the Top Ranked Law Firms in the U.S., an honor received by less than 1% of U.S. law firms.
The National Law Journal recognized Jack in the Box Inc. for Southern California Legal Departments of the Year: Outside-Counsel Management. Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge is identified as one of Jack in the Box’s “key” outside firms that assists it with litigation related to its more than 2,200 Jack in the Box restaurants and 600-plus Qdoba Mexican Grill restaurants. Learn more.
Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge’s Jacob M. Slania recently co-authored an article regarding how the scope of discovery has changed, including electronic discovery, from collection through production. Slania uses specific case examples and discusses rules that need to be followed, along with ways to streamline the process. Read the full article in Metropolitan Corporate Counsel.
Five of Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge’s partners have been formally recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® 2016, with David J. Noonan honored for his 20th anniversary and Michael L. Kirby honored for his 10th anniversary on the notable list. Both were recognized for “Bet-the-Company” and commercial litigation. Noonan was also recognized for defending clients in malpractice law and Kirby was recognized for his achievement in securities.
Additional KNL&H lawyers recognized include James R. Lance, Charles T. Hoge and Ethan T. Boyer for commercial litigation. Hoge also made the Best Lawyers list for employment law – management.
Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge was named to the 2015 California’s Top Ranked Law Firms list. The list is determined by the amount of AV ratings held by the firm’s attorneys. All of KNL&H’s partners are AV® Peer Review rated from the Martindale Hubbell International Law Directory, and the distinction demonstrates the highest level of professional excellence.
Partners Michael L. Kirby, James R. Lance and Jacob M. Slania were recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as 2015 “Best of the Bar” awardees. The three share their insight and favorite quotes regarding the legal profession. Read the write-ups
KNL&H recently obtained a complete defense verdict on behalf of its client in a legal malpractice matter. In a two week long arbitration, we successfully defended our client on all counts. Additionally, we achieved a favorable award on our cross-complaint.