William Litvak

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Dapeer Rosenbilt & Litvak
 | 11500 West Olympic Blvd, Suite 550
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: 310-477-5575
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2006, 2008 - 2010, 2016 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1979
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (40%),
  • State, Local & Municipal (40%),
  • Real Estate: Business (20%)
Attorney Profile

As the managing partner of Dapeer Rosenblit & Litvak LLP in Los Angeles, California, Mr. William Litvak focuses his practice on business litigation, real estate matters and public law disputes. In a legal career that has spanned four decades, Mr. Litvak has argued before the California Supreme Court and been designated an expert witness in business law matters in both the Los Angeles County and Ventura County Superior Courts. He also handles cases dealing with elder law financial abuse, fair housing discrimination and municipal litigation.

Mr. Litvak was admitted to practice law before the state courts of California in 1979. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law. He is also licensed to practice law before the U.S. District Courts for the Central, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Due to his extensive experience as both a litigator and negotiator, the Los Angeles Superior Court has called upon Mr. Litvak to serve as an arbitrator, settlement officer and judge pro tem. He is a member of The State Bar of California, the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability. The esteem in which Mr. Litvak is held by his colleagues has helped him to earn a rating of AV Preeminent* through the peer ratings firm Martindale-Hubbell. This is the highest rating possible, and it is reserved for attorneys who, in the eyes of their peers, reflect the highest ethical standards of the legal profession.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Business Litigation (40%)

State, Local & Municipal (40%)

Real Estate (20%)

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 8 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2006, 2008 - 2010, 2016 - 2018

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About William Litvak

Admitted: 1979, California

Professional Webpage: http://www.drllaw.com/About/William-Litvak.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • Commendations/Recognition: Westside Legal Services
  • Commendations/Recognition: Bet Tzedek Legal Services
  • Commendations/Recognition: Century City Bar Association
  • Commendations/Recognition: Lawyer Professional Bar Association
  • Commendations/Recognition: Los Angeles Municipal Court
  • Commendations/Recognition: Los Angeles Superior Court
  • Commendations/Recognition: State Bar of California
  • Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America-Dedicated to Diversity
  • Listed “Super Lawers,” Southern California Edition
  • Listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • "AV" Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Sections on Business, Real Estate and Litigation
  • State Bar of California, Sections on Litigation, Real Property and Public Law
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers
  • Northern California City Attorneys Association
  • Los Angeles City Attorneys Association
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Judge pro tem
  • Los Angeles Bar Association Fee Dispute Program, Arbitrator
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Settlement Officer
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Arbitrator
  • Lawyers Professional Liability Bar Association, Chairman
  • Pro Hac Vice Nevada
  • Pro Hac Vice Kansas
  • Pro Hac Vice Illinois
  • Pro Hac Vice Arizona
  • United States Supreme Court
  • 9th circuit court of appeals
  • California, 1979

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Westside Legal Services/Centro de Legal, Advisor/Instructor
  • Bet Tzedek Legal Services, Advisor
  • California Contract Cities Association, Lecturer
  • Code Enforcement Workshops, Lecturer
  • California Association of Code Enforcement Officials, Lecturer
  • California Receivers Forum, Lecturer
  • Bridging the Gap, Panel Member
  • Lawyers Professional Liability Bar Association, Moderator, Lecturer
  • Mongols Nation v. City of Lancaster, 208 Cal.App.4th 124, Ordered De-Published at 145 Cal.Rptr.3d 122, 2012
  • D & M Financial v. City of Long Beach, 136 Cal.App.4th 165, 2006
  • In Re Marriage of McTiernan and Dubrow, 133 Cal.App.4th 1090, 2005
  • The People (Culver City, real party in interest) v. Gray, 204 Cal.App.4th 1041, 2012, Review Granted – Supreme Court Affirmed: People vs. Gray, 58 Cal 4th 901, 2014

Educational Background:

  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1985
  • University of California, Los Angeles, California, B.A., 1976

Industry Groups

  • Municipal Governments
  • Public Entities
  • Real Estate Development
  • Real Estate Managment
Find Me Online
Website - www.drllaw.com
Office Location for William Litvak

11500 West Olympic Blvd
Suite 550
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Phone: 310-477-5575

 

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Last Updated: 5/22/2018

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