Bienert | Katzman is one of Southern California’s top trial boutique firms. We have litigated more than 100 complex trials and dozens of appeals in multiple jurisdictions throughout the United States.
Our attorneys include the former Chief of the Orange County office of the United States attorney, the former Chief of the Los Angeles Trial Unit for the Federal Public Defender’s Office, former federal prosecutors and federal public defenders, a former United States Trustee, a former Deputy District Attorney, several former federal law clerks, and attorneys who previously practiced at large, international law firms. Bienert | Katzman attorneys have been recognized as among the best in our practice areas by U.S. News and World Report, Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers.
Our firm is a leader in complex federal white-collar criminal investigations and litigation. In our civil practice, we have obtained both multi-million dollar plaintiff and zero-dollar defense verdicts, as well as a number of successful asset recovery investigations, judgments and collections, with results often surpassing the tens of millions of dollars. We are also an approved specialty counsel firm for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, representing it in a number of large commercial litigation matters throughout the United States. Led by the former United States Trustee for five Judicial Districts, our federal insolvency practice provides insolvency-related services in creditors’ rights, non-dischargeability and revocation actions, fraudulent transfer and preference litigation, and all other complex adversarial or contested matters.
Our preparation, dedication, and focus help us achieve successful and cost-effective results for our clients. As a small firm, we provide efficient, personalized attention. Every member of the firm is dedicated to thinking creatively and working aggressively to solve our clients’ problems.