Jenner & Block

The Los Angeles office is honored to be part of a long Jenner & Block tradition of pro bono representation and service to the community and the bar.  Our Los Angeles lawyers are deeply involved in pro bono matters and have helped numerous clients on a pro bono basis, including the following:

  • The Los Angeles office successfully represented a pro bono client in the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, in one of the first deportation proceedings involving an individual from the newly founded Republic of South Sudan.
  • Los Angeles office lawyers successfully represented pro bono an Egyptian Coptic Christian seeking asylum in the United States, before the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which granted his petition to review a denial by the Board of Immigration Appeals to reopen his case based on changed country conditions.
  • A team of lawyers in the Los Angeles office represented pro bono a charitable organization that helps children stricken with cancer, in a dispute involving a Ponzi investment scheme.

Los Angeles lawyers are also involved in the community and in service to the bar.  Among their significant involvements are the following:

  • Chair, Criminal Justice Legal Foundation
  • Former Chair, International Law Section, State Bar of California
  • Board Member, Western Center on Law and Poverty
  • Board Member, Los Angeles Copyright Society
  • Board Member, Center for Asian-Americans United for Self Empowerment (CAUSE)
  • Director, Los Angeles Area Council, Boy Scouts of America
  • Director and Secretary, California Club
  • Editorial Board Member, Los Angeles Lawyer magazine
  • Editorial Board Member, Law360 - Media and Entertainment
  • Director, Los Angeles Chapter, J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Advisory Board Member, Los Angeles Chapter, The Federalist Society
  • Member, Dean’s Advisory Board, George Washington Law School

Los Angeles

633 West 5th Street
Suite 3600
Los Angeles, CA 90071-2054
Phone: 213 239-5100
Fax: 213 239-5199