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Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

36 National Rankings & 105 Metro Rankings | Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provide them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

We received terrific work from Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton.

William Ketelhut

Real Estate Law

Joan Story and Maria Pracher at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton have done excellent work for us on real estate transactions and land use/entitlements matters in Northern California.

Rebecca Hlebasko BRIDGE Housing Corporation

Construction Law

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton has an outstanding construction practice group led by Hal Hammersmith.

James Dierking Fluor Corporation

Insurance Law

I have worked with Mr. Peter Klee and his team at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton for twenty years and have complete trust in their advice and litigation skills. Not only are they the highest caliber of attorneys, but they also have a great staff working behind the scenes. It is a pleasure to work with them all.

Media Law

My attorney at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton is nothing but excellent. He is an outstanding attorney and we are privileged to be the beneficiary of his knowledge and hard work.

Marshall Anstandig California Newspapers Partnership

Litigation - Construction

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton understands construction, contract and tribal law and applies it in litigation to produce outstanding results for us.

Commercial Litigation

Sheppard Mullin immediately comes to mind when dangerous litigation is filed in California and neighboring states. They have advised and defended us on a variety of high-risk cases in California including Privacy Law, Telephone Consumer Protection Act class actions, regulatory and unfair competition lawsuits, and are regular advisors to us today.

Health Care Law

Sheppard Mullin is one of our very best health insurance defense firms and always in the top three of our outside firms. Our relationship with them started in about 2003 with a case involving class actions and derogatory articles in national news media. Sheppard Mullin helped us resolve the class actions expeditiously and economically. They recently defended us in a month-long trial to a defense jury verdict against one of the most prestigious nationally-recognized plaintiffs' lawyers and a sympathetic plaintiff. They are a top choice for us when confronted with high-value litigation.

Commercial Litigation

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton has been our go-to firm for litigation defense in California for over 15 years (and we have used them in other states as well). We would not hesitate to use them in high value litigation and most recently used them in a nearly month-long jury trial that was prosecuted by highly-regarded and experienced plaintiffs' lawyers and we achieved a defense verdict. Having Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton on our team has helped achieve early and extremely favorable resolutions to a variety of lawsuits including governmental unfair competition claims.

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television

Shaun Clark and the team at Sheppard Mullin has been wonderful to work with and tremendous resources us as we build our business.

Geoffrey DeStefano PlayMG Corporation

Mergers & Acquisitions Law

David Sands and his entire team at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton provide exceptional business and legal advice, are always available and responsive, and deliver outstanding value from a cost standpoint for a large, full service international law firm.

Rick Levy ICM

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton is highly skilled in representing firms that work with the Federal Government.

Health Care Law

I have worked with Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton for more than 20 years and will continue to do so.

James Benoit St. Jude Heritage Medical Group

Insurance Law

I have worked with John Brooks at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton and have always received excellent results. He thoroughly examines each case and offers pragmatic advice as to how to bring the matter to resolution.

Corporate Law

I have been using Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton for over twelve years now, and the firm constantly exceeds my expectations. The advice I have received and the understanding that is conveyed about the issues I have faced have made me a better executive.

Robert Moeck Douglas Steel Supply

Environmental Law

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton are outstanding and very competent on our issue. The outcomes have been better than we expected.

Alan Fife Anderson Hay

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures & Television

My company used Sheppard Mullin for a series of sophisticated international co-production agreements. The team at Sheppard Mullin has always been responsive and robustly defended my company's interests under the agreements. Robb and his team are doing a fantastic job.

Jeffrey Smith

Health Care Law

The Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton team in LA, led by Erie Klein, are outstanding in providing full service advisory and transactional services. They are current on trends and excellent at closing complex transactions.

Michael Hunn