September 2016 – Congratulations to partner Robert Dugdale for being named one of the “Top 100 Lawyers” in California by the state’s largest legal publication, the Daily Journal. Mr. Dugdale is widely recognized as one of the region’s best trial lawyers. He has been the lead attorney or associate counsel on more than 25 trials and has successfully argued in excess of 20 cases before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He has received numerous honors and awards, including the prestigious “California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY)” award from California Lawyer; the U.S. Attorney General’s Award, the highest honor awarded to a Department of Justice employee; two U.S. Department of Justice Director’s Awards, and a Drug Enforcement Agency Administrator’s Award.