KHIKS News

Stay up-to-date with all the recent developments from the firm and read the perspectives offered by our attorneys on a variety of legal topics.

September 8, 2023

Michael Kump Named to “The 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in America”

The firm is pleased to announce that Michael Kump has been named to the 2nd edition of “The 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading Litigators in America,” billed as “the guide to the most elite courtroom advocates ......

September 7, 2023

Kate Mangels Writes Guest Column for The Hollywood Reporter on ‘Romeo & Juliet’ and ‘Nevermind’ Lawsuits

Kate Mangels’ Hollywood Reporter article “Why Lawsuits Over ‘Romeo & Juliet’ and ‘Nevermind’ Were Dismissed by Judges” examines two high-profile lawsuits in which older artistic works were alleged to constitute child abuse: the 1968 film ......

September 6, 2023

The Daily Journal Names Michael Kump to its 2023 List of the “Top 100 Lawyers” in California

The firm is pleased to announce that Michael Kump has been named to the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal‘s list of the “Top 100 Lawyers” in California for 2023. In the special issue, ......

August 18, 2023

Nick Soltman Speaks to USA Today About ‘The Blind Side’ Athlete Michael Oher’s Petition to End Conservatorship from Tuohy Family

Nick Soltman was recently quoted in the USA Today article, “’The Blind Side’ subject Michael Oher’s blockbuster lawsuit against Tuohy family explained”, which examines the petition filed on behalf of Michael Oher in Tennessee probate ......

August 18, 2023

Kate Mangels Speaks to Fox News Digital About the Possibility of New Charges Against Alec Baldwin in ‘Rust’ Shooting

Kate Mangels was recently featured in the Fox News Digital article “Alec Baldwin could face prison time in fatal ‘Rust’ shooting, but experts say evidence may be ‘problematic,’” which discusses new evidence against the actor ......

August 17, 2023

Fifteen KHIKS Attorneys Named 2024 “Best Lawyers;” Kate Mangels Named to “Ones to Watch” List

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Partners Chad Fitzgerald, Shawn Holley, Larry Iser, Dale Kinsella, Kat Kleindienst, Greg Korn, Alan Kossoff, Michael Kump, Suann MacIsaac, Amber Melius, Patricia Millett, Allen Secretov, Nick Soltman, Kristen Spanier, and Jonathan Steinsapir have been recognized ......

August 17, 2023

Larry Iser Publishes Exclusive Op-Ed on Taylor Swift’s Album Re-Recordings in Music Business Worldwide

Larry Iser recently penned an exclusive op-ed for Music Business Worldwide that examines Taylor Swift’s success in re-recording her older albums and dubbing them “Taylor’s Version(s)” after her masters were sold by one of Scooter ......

August 17, 2023

Nick Soltman Joins Front Office Sports Today Podcast to Explore Legal Implications of Michael Oher’s Conservatorship

Nick Soltman joined the Front Office Sports Today podcast for its episode, “Why Michael Oher is Rewriting ‘The Blind Side,’” to share insight on the legal and practical implications of the petition filed on behalf ......

July 24, 2023

Suann MacIsaac Named a “Leader of Influence: Top Litigator & Trial Attorney” for 2023 by the Los Angeles Business Journal

Firm partner Suann MacIsaac has been named one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2023 “Leaders of Influence: Top Litigators & Trial Attorneys,” which recognizes the region’s best litigators and trial attorneys....

July 11, 2023

KHIKS Team of Holley + Mangels Prevails for Client Cerissa Riley

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Orange County Superior Court Judge Michael Leverson dismissed all sexual assault charges against Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley. A KHIKS team of Shawn Holley and Kate Mangels represent Cerissa Riley....

July 11, 2023

Hollywood’s High-Powered Litigation Boutique Updates Name to Honor the Next Generation of Stars

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Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump Holley LLP (“KWIKH”) is now Kinsella Holley Iser Kump Steinsapir LLP (“KHIKS”). Howard Weitzman had the utmost respect and admiration for Shawn and Jon – each of whom he mentored after hand-selecting them to join our...

June 21, 2023

Kate Mangels Honored in Los Angeles Daily Journal’s 2023 “Top Women Lawyers” Issue

The firm is pleased to announce that the Los Angeles Daily Journal has named Kate Mangels to its annual list of the "Top Women Lawyers" in California....