LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lee Tran & Liang LLP (LTL) is pleased announce the promotion of Heather Auyang and Anthony Sbardellati to partner.
Heather Auyang, who joined the firm in 2013, and is based in the firm's San Francisco office, has demonstrated outstanding client service and leadership for many of the firm's clients. Since joining the firm, Heather has been an integral part of the intellectual property litigation practice group, and will continue to serve the firm's clients with patent, trademark, copyright and other complex commercial matters. Prior to LTL, Heather served as an Associate Solicitor at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Prior to the USPTO, she served as an IP associate for the global law firm Clifford Chance and Chicago IP boutique Roper & Quigg (now part of Jenner & Block).
Anthony Sbardellati, who joined the firm in 2015 and is based in the firm's Los Angeles office, has been a key team member of the firm's employment and commercial litigation practice groups. Anthony has clearly demonstrated his commitment to the firm's client-first philosophy, having vigorously and successfully defended several of the firm's clients in high-risk matters. Prior to joining LTL, Anthony was an associate at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton.
"We are quite proud of Heather and Anthony," stated James M. Lee, LTL's managing partner. "They clearly deserve to join our partnership after demonstrating their commitment to LTL's core values: client-first philosophy, commitment to excellence and value, and the embrace of technology in the practice of law. We are truly excited for LTL's future with the addition of Heather and Anthony to our partnership."
About Lee Tran & Liang LLP
Lee Tran & Liang LLP (LTL) is a national boutique law firm focused on complex litigation and trials. Based in California, LTL tackles matters nationwide and represents global companies. LTL was named as one of ten firms to the National Law Journal's Litigation Boutiques Hot List. The firm's attorneys have practiced at prominent law firms including Quinn Emanuel, Morgan Lewis, Lovells, Manatt Phelps, and Perkins Coie, and are graduates of top law schools. Primary practice areas include complex business litigation, intellectual property litigation, class actions, and employment defense. LTL offers a number of creative fee arrangements in appropriate matters. For more information, please contact partner Thomas Suh at (213) 612-8900 / firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.ltlattorneys.com.
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