Meet Our Lawyers

Asim K. Desai

Asim Desai has extensive experience in high-stakes, complex litigation including insurance bad faith, corporate fraud, commercial litigation, intellectual property, product liability and catastrophic personal injuries.

Catherine Slavin

Catherine Slavin focuses her practice on aviation litigation defense, representing aircraft and aircraft component manufacturers, aircraft operators, MROs, and aviation insurers in product liability, commercial litigation, and coverage matters.

Brant T. Miller

Brant Miller provides litigation and non-litigation counsel to national title insurance companies, national oil and gas exploration companies, regional lending institutions, regional investment groups, national professional liability and general liability insurance carriers, REITs, buyers and sellers, and local realtors.

Doris A. Kaelin

Doris Kaelin has nearly 20 years of experience in the areas of bankruptcy, business reorganization, and debtors’ and creditors’ rights. She represents bankruptcy trustees and debtors, creditors in bankruptcy, companies in the wind down and dissolution of businesses, and assignees in assignments for the benefit of creditors.

John J. Robinson
Office Managing Partner

John Robinson's primary areas of practice are complex products liability, toxic tort, and pharmaceutical and personal injury litigation, as well as related unfair trade practices and consumer fraud litigation. He counsels clients on product safety issues and risk management.

Lynn Maynard Gollin

Lynn Maynard Gollin has significant experience with Chapter 11 business reorganizations and liquidations, state and federal court receiverships, representation of receivers and trustees in bankruptcy court, and has served as lead counsel in numerous cross border matters in Chapter 11 proceedings.

Jon C. Yonemitsu

Jon Yonemitsu has tried cases ranging from wrongful employment discharge to trademark infringement to wrongful death. His employment practice includes defending private and public entities against discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims under Title VII, FEHA, ADA, FMLA, and CFRA.

Megan M. Adeyemo

Megan Adeyemo has substantial experience in the representation of debtors, creditors and trustees in bankruptcy proceedings throughout the United States. She has represented creditors’ committees, debtors-in-possession, chapter 11 and 7 trustees, liquidating trustees, and secured and unsecured creditors.

Robert Modica
Assistant Office Managing Partner

Robert Modica’s practice includes the representation of a broad range of clients including directors and officers of both large and small businesses, attorneys, architects, engineers, accountants, brokers, manufacturers and distributers.

Renata Ortiz Bloom

Renata Ortiz Bloom's practice focuses on the representation of businesses and government entities in a broad range of matters including complex business litigation, product liability, premises liability, securities, mass tort, personal injury, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty, contract disputes, and municipal liability.