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Attorney Daniel Callahan Featured on CNBC’s American Greed

Season 14 Episode 187 - Aired on 1/18/2021 Attorney Daniel Callahan, Founding Partner of Callahan & Blaine, was recently featured on CNBC's 187th episode of American Greed in which he goes up against infamous attorney Michael Avenatti who is best known for representing porn star Stormy Daniels in her legal dispute with Donald Trump. Since the initial air date of the episode, Mr. Callahan has recovered a $1.5 million settlement from one defendant and is...
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Insurers May Not Have a Good Case to Decline Business Interruption Claims

Supervising trial attorney, Edward Susolik, recently shared his thoughts with S&P Global on the legal filings and court battles over insurance policy contract terms and conditions with regards to COVID-19. View article.
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Conducting Remote Depositions During COVID-19

By Drew Harbur We have all experienced innumerable changes to our personal and professional lives over the last month. Many of us are working remotely and navigating the various challenges accompanying that shift. Additionally, it seems that each day brings new orders/guidance with subsequent revisions, modifications and adaptations. For those of us practicing in multiple jurisdictions and across state and federal courts, it has required considerable diligence to monitor each court’s varying approach to the...
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Callahan & Blaine Announces David J. Darnell As Newest Partner

David J. Darnell, a senior associate at the nationally renowned litigation firm of Callahan & Blaine, has become a partner and shareholder in the firm. Callahan & Blaine, based in Santa Ana, California, is renowned for its record breaking verdicts and settlements in business and personal injury litigation including the highest jury verdict in Orange County history and highest personal injury settlement in the history of the United States. Mr. Darnell is a highly experienced...
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Paraplegic Sues Avenatti For Siphoning Away $4M Settlement

By Emma CuetoLaw360 (June 13, 2019, 10:45 PM EDT) -- A paraplegic former client of embattled attorney Michael J. Avenatti has filed suit against the lawyer and several former attorneys at his now-defunct firm, alleging Avenatti stole a $4 million settlement he negotiated for the client against Los Angeles County.Geoffrey E. Johnson, who alleges he was paralyzed after attempting to kill himself over mistreatment in Los Angeles County jail, says Avenatti hid the fact that...
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