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Practice Areas

We are trial attorneys through-and-through. Our areas of expertise encompass complex civil litigation, white collar criminal defense, and SEC and regulatory defense.

Complex Civil Litigation

Whether your case involves claims of fraud, securities fraud, breach of contract or a more general business dispute, we are equipped and ready to help. Our broad experience gives us first-hand knowledge of all types of civil cases, from the simplest to the most complex. Learn More

White Collar Criminal Defense

Our partners include former federal and state prosecutors and public defenders, with proven track records in defending individuals and companies accused of wrongdoing, in both federal and state court. Since we are also experienced civil litigators, we are uniquely equipped to handle criminal cases with a parallel civil component, as well as related administrative agency regulatory, enforcement, and licensing investigations. Learn More

SEC and Other Regulatory Defense

With former SEC enforcement staff and prosecutors, we are preeminently qualified to represent clients in a wide range of such actions, including matters before the SEC, FINRA, the CFTC, the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation, the California Department of Insurance, and other regulatory authorities. Learn More

Fraud Cases

Fraud claims by or against business partners. Mail or wire fraud. Securities fraud. Fraudulent breach of fiduciary duty. If you are faced with bringing or defending a fraud claim, or suspect you are being investigated for fraud, you need experienced counsel right away.  Learn More

Seasoned Crisis Litigators in Your Corner

Los Angeles Law Office

Holmes, Athey, Cowan & Mermelstein LLP

811 Wilshire Boulevard

Suite 1460

Los Angeles, CA 90017

Tel: (213) 985-2200

Fax: (213) 973-6282

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