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Four Dykema Attorneys Listed as 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers

January 15, 2020

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that four of its Los Angeles-based attorneys were named to the 2020 Super Lawyers list by Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine.

The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in the state, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.

The Dykema attorneys named on the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers list, identified by the practice area(s) for which they are being recognized, are:

  • James. S. Azadian Appellate, Business Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Jeffrey Huron Business Litigation, Real Estate: Business, Entertainment & Sports
  • Derek Whitefield Personal Injury - Products: Defense, Civil Litigation: Defense, Class Action/Mass Torts: Defense
  • Michael Wippler Business Litigation

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