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GMSR Again Ranked as a Top Law Firm for Appellate Litigation in California by Chambers and Partners USA

Greines, Martin, Stein & Richland (GMSR) is proud to announce that Chambers and Partners USA, which bases its reports on legal industry and client feedback, continues to recognize GMSR for its excellence in appellate litigation.

In the newly-published Chambers USA 2022, GMSR is, once again, one of only three law firms ranked in Band 1 (the top rank) for appellate litigation.

Individually, GMSR founding partner Kent Richland is once again ranked Band 1, comprising half of that select list of top appellate lawyers.  Partners Robin Meadow, Laurie Hepler, and Alana Rotter were also, once again, highly ranked by Chambers.

Chambers identifies GMSR as a “distinguished appellate boutique” proficient in representing a wide array of industry sectors, including public entities, corporate clients and individuals.  GMSR attorneys offer “deep expertise in state and federal court work, including frequent appearances before the California Supreme Court.” Chambers also recognizes that GMSR can help trial lawyers ensure that their cases are well-positioned for appeals.

GMSR’s reputation in the legal community and among its clients, according to Chambers USA, is that its attorneys “handle extremely sophisticated appellate work.”

In this year’s edition of Chambers USA, GMSR’s attorneys also explain, in simple terms, how California appeals work:  CALIFORNIA: An Introduction to Litigation: Appellate: (