Corporate and Litigation Attorneys in Westlake Village, California
Law Firm OverviewVan Etten Sipprelle, LLP is a litigation law firm located in the Los Angeles community of Westlake Village, California and serves clients throughout southern California and the United States. The firm represents companies and individuals as plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of practice areas, including Commercial Litigation, Employment, Personal Injury, and Class Actions.
David B. Van Etten and Keith A. Sipprelle, along with the other trial lawyers, have nearly 100 combined years of legal experience, along with substantial professional credentials. Together, they represent clients in Federal and State Courts and before arbitration tribunals and are admitted to the State Bar of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals 9th and 7th Circuits, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Central, Northern, and Southern Districts of California, among others.
Van Etten Sipprelle, LLP is a cost-efficient alternative to large national firms, yet is dedicated to skillfully and knowledgeably advocating for clients with personal service.
Year this Office was Established: 2000
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Business and Corporate Counseling; Construction Litigation; Construction Defect Litigation; Executive Compensation; Employment Litigation and Counseling; Trade Regulation; Business Torts; Age Discrimination; Insurance Coverage; Wage and Hour; Retaliation Protection.
Areas of Law Description
- Business and Corporate Counseling
We are experienced problem-solvers providing counseling and advice on a range of business issues and challenges. Our attorneys have particular expertise in providing guidance on employee and workplace issues, commercial dispute resolution and negotiation, product distribution matters, intellectual property protection, and business entity formation.
- Complex Commercial Litigation
Our attorneys at Van Etten Sipprelle, LLP represent clients in complex commercial litigation. We handle a range of business and commercial disputes, including intellectual property, antitrust, business torts, defamation, insurance coverage, real estate, corporate and partnership matters, fiduciary relations, and creditors' rights and lender liability.
- Construction Litigation
We represent clients in construction litigation and a variety of construction law matters. We have considerable expertise in handling construction and design contracts, licensing issues, insurance issues, and disputes, such as those involving bid protests, contract defaults, mechanic's liens, stop notices, performance bonds, delay claims, extra work claims, and homeowners' association claims.
- Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
Our firm counsels corporations and individual employees concerning executive compensation and employee compensation issues. Our attorneys have significant expertise in the areas of salary negotiations, employment counseling and investigations, employee confidentiality and trade secret protection agreements, covenants not to compete, employment termination negotiations, and litigation relating to these matters.
Mr. Keith A. Sipprelle
Mr. David B. Van Etten
Litigation, Real Estate
- State Bar of California
- American Bar Association
- Ventura County Bar Association
- Los Angeles County Bar Association
More Information on Van Etten Sipprelle LLPCommercial Litigation
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