Patricia Glaser Named Among “Top 100 Lawyers in California” for 2019

Patricia Glaser, head of Glaser Weil’s Litigation Department, has once again been named to the Daily Journal’s annual list of the “Top 100 Lawyers in California,” which recognizes the superior achievements of the state’s top attorneys.

Ms. Glaser and her litigation team represent many well-known corporations of national and international prominence, as well as leading technology and notable entertainment figures on high-stakes and high-profile matters. In the 2019 Daily Journal profile highlights the firm’s newest practice, the Crisis Management & Response Department. Focused on risk management, securities, cyber-security, and white collar investigations.

Additionally, the article mentions her recent significant appellate reversal for client Himelsein Mandel Fund Management LLC, as well as past matters involving Guess Inc.’s board of directors and executive chairman and chief executive officer, Paul Marciano.

Topping off the feature, the Daily Journal shed light on Ms. Glaser’s work representing clients in the #MeToo arena and her representation of John Scnatter (Papa John). In her interview, she was quoted, “In the world we live in, the #MeToo world, a lot of companies shoot first. They fire people and ask questions later. I’m proud that our client waited on our investigation. There are bad actors, but there are also people accused wrongly,” said Ms. Glaser.

Ms. Glaser tops the short list of trial attorneys in the nation sought after for high-stakes litigation and was recently featured on the “LA500” by the Los Angeles Business Journal. Her clients describe her as a "trial icon" and "one of the most prominent litigators in the country." She consistently ranks as one of California's top business trial attorneys by such prestigious legal and industry publications as Chambers & PartnersBenchmark LitigationVarietyThe Hollywood Reporter, the Daily Journal and the Los Angeles Business Journal.

Daily Journal subscribers can read her full profile here.