Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 28, 2010
Los Angeles-based law firm Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff today announced the addition of Claire E. Shin (http://www.rutterhobbs.com/CM/Attorneys/ClaireE.Shin.asp), an associate attorney who will work with the firm’s bankruptcy, litigation and Asia practice groups. Shin joins Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff from Seyfarth Shaw LLP.
Shin specializes in the representation of creditors and debtors in bankruptcy and insolvency matters across all industries, including real estate. As a commercial litigator, Shin is experienced in matters including foreign judgments, misappropriation of trade secrets and copyright infringement. Fluent in Korean and Japanese, Shin speaks conversational Mandarin Chinese and has a thorough understanding of East Asian cultures, business practices and protocol.
“We are pleased to welcome Claire to our team of attorneys,” said Brian L. Davidoff (http://www.rutterhobbs.com/CM/Attorneys/BrianDavidoff.asp), managing director, Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff. “We are confident that her unique international experience, combined with her bankruptcy expertise and litigation skills, will be of great benefit to our clients and colleagues.”
Shin obtained her juris doctorate from University of Minnesota and her bachelor’s degree from University of California, Los Angeles. She also studied political science at Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea. Prior to her work with Seyfarth Shaw, she was an associate with K&L Gates in Los Angeles and also served as a judicial extern for the Hon. John R. Tunheim, District Court for the District of Minnesota. She is an active member of the California and New York State Bar Associations.
Century City-based law firm Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff (http://www.rutterhobbs.com/CM/Custom/TOCPracticeAreaDescriptions.asp) represents clients in matters involving bankruptcy, reorganization and capital recovery; business litigation and dispute resolution; corporate and securities; estate planning and trust litigation; family law; intellectual property, advertising and promotions; Internet and new media; labor and employment; and real estate. For more than one-third of a century, the firm has represented middle market companies, early stage entities, large corporations and individuals; offering clients thoughtful, focused legal counsel from senior attorneys at competitive rates.
Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff (http://www.primerus.com/firms/Rutter_Hobbs.htm) is also a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms. Primerus is an international alliance of top-rated, independent, small and mid-sized law firms that have earned the right to display the Primerus seal of quality (http://www.primerus.com/six_pillars.htm). As one of the most respected law firm alliances, Primerus currently has 150 member firms in nearly 110 cities in the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Mexico, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom, and is expanding around the globe. With over 2,000 lawyers in the alliance, Primerus members, collectively, offer the breadth of expertise and jurisdictional coverage that only the world’s largest law firms can offer to clients.