San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 7, 2006
San Diego attorneys Doug Pettit, Andrew Kohn, Tom Ingrassia, and Jennifer Lutz are proud to announce the creation and opening of their new firm, Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC. The firm opened its San Diego and Los Angeles offices on March 27, 2006, with eight attorneys in the San Diego office, and three attorneys in the Los Angeles office. The firm has added four additional attorneys since its opening.
Messrs. Pettit, Kohn and Ingrassia, and Ms. Lutz bring more than 50 years of litigation and consulting experience in the aggregate from Klinedinst PC to the new firm. All four were shareholders at Klinedinst PC prior to their departure. Mr. Kohn served as the Chief Operating Officer of Klinedinst PC for nearly four years, and brings that management experience to Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC. Mr. Ingrassia was Chief Financial Officer of Klinedinst PC from 1998 to 2003. Mr. Pettit was co-chair of Klinedinst PC’s professional liability practice group and the firm’s most experienced trial attorney, being involved in approximately 30 trials while at Klinedinst PC. Mr. Ingrassia and Ms. Lutz were co-chairs of Klinedinst PC’s labor and employment practice group.
Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC will focus in business litigation, emphasizing professional liability, personal injury, and employment litigation and counseling, all are areas of practice where the firm’s attorneys have previous experience and expertise.
Andrew Kohn, Chief Executive Officer and one of the firm’s founding shareholders noted: “It is a privilege and an honor to have the opportunity to establish a firm with such a solid base of corporate clients, including six in Fortune’s top 250 list, and to do so surrounded by a hand-picked team of outstanding lawyers and support personnel, all of whom have an established track record.” Mr. Kohn continued: “Our goal is to continue to serve our existing and future clients as an indispensable business partner, philosophically committed to the business success of our clients -- not as an outside vendor. The greatest assets of this firm are the lawyers and staff who are so dedicated and committed to the firm’s goals and philosophies, and who work so tirelessly day-in and day-out to see those goals achieved.”
David Halm, Managing Shareholder of the firm’s Los Angeles office, stated: “The enthusiasm, hard work, and genuine care demonstrated by our team are unparalleled. We are thrilled about our venture and the vast opportunities that lay ahead for us all.”
The firm services and represents its clients in Federal and State courts throughout California from the San Diego office, located at 12250 El Camino Real, Suite 350, San Diego, CA 92310 Tel: (858) 755-8500, and from the Los Angeles office, located at 9841 Airport Boulevard, Suite 1108, Los Angeles, CA 90045 Tel: (310) 649-5772.
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