LOS ANGELES, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven bands comprised of Los Angeles legal professionals are set to compete in the second annual Law Rocks! Los Angeles concert to benefit charitable organizations. Law Rocks! Los Angeles, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is once again hosting the "battle of the bands" concert at the Whisky a Go-Go in West Hollywood on March 1, 2013. The event begins at 7pm.
Last year's champion, Exposition Deposition (Venable/Ziffren Brittenham) returns to compete against bands representing Latham & Watkins (Willful Misconduct), DLA Piper (Run DLA), Perkins Coie (Privileged Communications), Cox Castle & Nicholson (Castle of Rock), Sperus, Landes & Umhofer (Matthew Umhofer), and all the way from London, England, Landmark Chambers (Infinite Jest).
Each band has selected a charity. The net event proceeds will be split among the bands' designated charities based on each band's total score. Scoring will be determined by a combination of audience voting, voting by a panel of judges, and total fundraising.
This year's designated charities are the LA County Bar Foundation, Western Center on Law & Poverty, LA Regional Food Bank, the Inner City Law Center, The Painted Turtle, Save the Children, City of Hope and the Good Shepard Center.
For more information on bands, tickets, and sponsorship opportunities, visit www.lawrocks.com or call +1 213.293.6640.
About Law Rocks!
Law Rocks! is a series of live "battle of the bands" style rock concerts in which professionals from the legal industry battle it out on stage for charity. The first ever event was held in London 4 years ago. Since the first show, Law Rocks! has held over 30 concerts across two continents, with many of the world's biggest law firms participating and raised over $500,000 for charity.
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