Manatt boosts C&S practice in Orange County

March 28, 2014 Manatt, Phelps & Phillips has hired former K&L Gates partner Thomas J. Poletti to boost its Corporate and Securities practice. Poletti joins the firm’s Orange County office, continuing a hiring spree that included Los Angeles entertainment litigator John Gatti and privacy, advertising and media lawyer Jesse Brody; Orange County employment litigator Mandana Massoumi; and San Francisco financial services and banking lawyer David Gershon.
 
Gordon Bava, chair of Manatt’s Business, Finance & Tax Division said, “Tom’s experience in many of Manatt’s strategic industries and practice areas makes him a perfect fit for our firm — particularly in growth areas like capital markets, where the depth and international scope of his work extends our reach … Our clients will benefit from his experience serving a wide range of public- and private-sector companies, particularly those in Asia, where he has developed a highly respected and successful practice.”

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