Accolades

Theodora Oringher PC named in the Best Law Firms® 2024 Edition.

Theodora Oringher PC has been recognized in the Best Law Firms 2024 listings with Tier rankings in the following practice areas:

National Rankings

  • Tier 3, Health Care Law

Metropolitan Rankings

  • Tier 1, Orange County, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Health Care Law
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Litigation – Real Estate
  • Tier 2, Orange County, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Debuted in 2010, Best Law Firms® is the most credible rankings of exceptional law firms, rooted in a rigorous, peer-to-peer, industry-driven evaluation. Achieving a tiered ranking in Best Law Firms signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. Ranked ?rms, presented in three tiers, are recognized on a national and metro-based scale.

The Best Law Firms research methodology includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Best Law Firm’s time-tested reputation and a future-focused commitment to innovation provides legal professionals with an elevated stature, validation and confidence that comes from being part of, and working with, a Best Law Firms honored practice.

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Theodora Oringher PC Attorneys Listed in the 2024 Editions of The Best Lawyers In America® and The Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch In America™

Seven lawyers from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 edition.  A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.

Todd C. Theodora is recognized in the practice areas of both Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa. He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa.

Kevin A. Dorse is recognized in the practice areas of both Construction and Business and Commercial Litigation in Los Angeles and Costa Mesa.

William N. Lobel is recognized in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law in Costa Mesa.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2018 and 2011 “Lawyer of the Year” in both these practice areas in Costa Mesa. 

Jeffrey H. Reeves is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Antony E. Buchignani is recognized in the practice area of Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.

Linda O. Hatcher is recognized in the practice area of Health Care Law in Los Angeles.

Panteha Abdollahi is recognized in the practice area of Business and Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Three lawyers from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™. These awards recognize lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years in the United States. Like traditional Best Lawyers awards, a Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition is based entirely on peer review.

Michelle Monroe is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Rosa A. Shirley is recognized in the practice area of Health Care Law in Costa Mesa.

Adam G. Wentland is recognized in the practice area of Real Estate Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Southern California Super Lawyers 2023 Rising Stars List

Theodora Oringher is pleased to announce that the following attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers 2023 Southern California Rising Stars list.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

  • Katherine J. Flores
  • Stephen E. Ladsous
  • Michelle Monroe
  • Jin K. Oh

Theodora Oringher PC named to US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2023 List

Theodora Oringher PC has been named to the “Best Law Firms" 2023 list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® with rankings in the following areas:

National Rankings

  • Tier 3, Health Care Law

Metropolitan Rankings

  • Tier 1, Orange County Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Health Care Law
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Litigation – Real Estate

Firms included in the 2023 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.  Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism and its integrity. The rankings cover 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan practice areas.

The US News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

Theodora Oringher PC Attorneys Listed in the 2023 Editions of The Best Lawyers In America® and The Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch In America™

Six lawyers from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 edition.  A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.

Todd C. Theodora is recognized in the practice areas of both Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa. He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa.

William N. Lobel is recognized in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law in Costa Mesa.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2018 and 2011 “Lawyer of the Year” in both these practice areas in Costa Mesa. 

Jeffrey H. Reeves is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Antony E. Buchignani is recognized in the practice area of Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.

Arthur R. Chenen is recognized in the practice areas of Health Care Law and Administrative/Regulatory Law in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2016 and 2011 Administrative/Regulatory “Lawyer of the Year” in Los Angeles.

Linda O. Hatcher is recognized in the practice area of Health Care Law in Los Angeles.

Two lawyers from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™. These awards recognize lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years in the United States. Like traditional Best Lawyers awards, a Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition is based entirely on peer review.

Michelle Monroe is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Rosa A. Shirley is recognized in the practice area of Health Care Law in Costa Mesa.

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Southern California Super Lawyers 2022 Rising Stars List

Theodora Oringher is pleased to announce that the following attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers 2022 Southern California Rising Stars list.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

  • Brian J. Headman
  • Michelle Monroe 

 

Theodora Oringher Attorneys Named to 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers List

The following Theodora Oringher attorneys have been named to the 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

  • Todd C. Theodora 
  • Kevin A. Dorse
  • Panteha Abdollahi
  • Scott K. Behrendt
  • Tony E. Buchignani
  • Kenneth E. Johnson
  • William N. Lobel
  • Jon R. Mower
  • Kenneth M. Natelborg
  • Allan L. Schare

 

Todd C. Theodora Named to Southern California 2022 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers List

Todd C. Theodora has been named to the 2022 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers list. These attorneys ranked at the top of the list in the 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

 

Theodora Oringher PC named to US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2022 List

Theodora Oringher PC has been named to the “Best Law Firms" 2022 list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® with rankings in the following areas:

National Rankings

  • Tier 3, Health Care Law

Metropolitan Rankings

  • Tier 1, Orange County Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Health Care Law
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Litigation – Real Estate

Firms included in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.  Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism and its integrity. The rankings cover 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan practice areas.

The US News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

Theodora Oringher PC Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Six attorneys from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022.  A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.

Todd C. Theodora is recognized in the practice areas of both Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa. He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa.

William N. Lobel is recognized in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law in Costa Mesa.

Jeffrey H. Reeves is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation in Costa Mesa.

Antony E. Buchignani is recognized in the practice area of Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for Litigation – Real Estate in Los Angeles.

Arthur R. Chenen is recognized in the practice areas of Health Care Law and Administrative/Regulatory Law in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2016 and 2011 Administrative/Regulatory “Lawyer of the Year” in Los Angeles.

Linda O. Hatcher is recognized in the practice area of Health Care Law in Los Angeles. 

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Southern California Super Lawyers 2021 Rising Stars List 

Theodora Oringher is pleased to announce that the following attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers 2021 Southern California Rising Stars list.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

  • Michelle Monroe
  • Brian J. Headman

 

Theodora Oringher Attorneys Named to 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers List

The following Theodora Oringher attorneys have been named to the 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. 

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

  • Todd C. Theodora 
  • Kevin A. Dorse
  • Panteha Abdollahi
  • Cheryl Priest Ainsworth
  • Scott K. Behrendt
  • Tony E. Buchignani
  • Arthur R. Chenen
  • Linda O. Hatcher
  • Kenneth E. Johnson
  • William N. Lobel
  • Jon R. Mower
  • Allan L. Schare

 

Todd C. Theodora Named to Southern California 2021 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers List

Todd C. Theodora has been named to the 2021 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers list. These attorneys ranked at the top of the list in the 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

 

Theodora Oringher PC named to US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2021 List

Theodora Oringher PC has been named to the “Best Law Firms" 2021 list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® with rankings in the following areas:

National Rankings

  • Tier 3, Health Care Law

Metropolitan Rankings

  • Tier 1, Los Angeles, Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Tier 3, Los Angeles, Health Care Law
  • Tier 3, Orange County Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.  Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism and its integrity. The rankings cover 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan practice areas.

The US News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

 

Antony E. Buchignani Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© as the 2021 Litigation – Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year" Award Winner in Los Angeles

Antony E. Buchignani has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© as the 2021 Litigation – Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year" award winner in Los Angeles.  This additional recognition is awarded by Best Lawyers® to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.  Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession.

 

Theodora Oringher PC Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

Five attorneys from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021.  A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.

Todd C. Theodora is recognized in the practice areas of both Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa. He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa.

William N. Lobel is recognized in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Jeffrey H. Reeves is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation.

Antony E. Buchignani is recognized in the practice area of Litigation – Real Estate.

Arthur R. Chenen is recognized in the practice areas of Health Care Law and Administrative/Regulatory Law in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2016 and 2011 Administrative/Regulatory “Lawyer of the Year” in Los Angeles.

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Todd Theodora Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© as the 2020 Personal Injury – Defendants "Lawyer of the Year" Award Winner in Costa Mesa

Todd Theodora has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America© as the 2020 Personal Injury – Defendants "Lawyer of the Year" award winner in Costa Mesa.  This additional recognition is awarded by Best Lawyers® to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.  Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession.

 

Theodora Oringher PC Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

Four attorneys from Theodora Oringher PC are listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020.  A listing in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers.

Todd C. Theodora is recognized in the practice areas of both Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa. He has also been named by Best Lawyers as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in Costa Mesa.

Eric J. Fromme is recognized in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Jeffrey H. Reeves is recognized in the practice area of Commercial Litigation.

Arthur R. Chenen is recognized in the practice areas of Health Care Law and Administrative/Regulatory Law in Los Angeles.  He was previously named by Best Lawyers as the 2016 and 2011 Administrative/Regulatory “Lawyer of the Year” in Los Angeles.

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Theodora Oringher PC named to US News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" 2020 List

Theodora Oringher PC has been named to the “Best Law Firms" 2020 list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® with rankings in the following areas:

National Rankings

  • Tier 3, Health Care Law

Metropolitan Rankings

  • Tier 1, Los Angeles, Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Commercial Litigation
  • Tier 1, Orange County, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Tier 2, Los Angeles, Health Care Law
  • Tier 3, Orange County Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law 

Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.  Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.  Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for its abilities, its professionalism and its integrity. The rankings cover 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan practice areas.

The US News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. Clients and peers were asked to evaluate firms based on the following criteria: responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, integrity and civility, as well as whether they would refer a matter to the firm and/or consider the firm a worthy competitor.

 

Theodora Oringher Attorneys Named to 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers List

The following Theodora Oringher attorneys have been named to the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. 

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

  • Todd C. Theodora 
  • Kevin A. Dorse
  • Panteha Abdollahi
  • Cheryl Priest Ainsworth
  • Scott K. Behrendt
  • Tony E. Buchignani
  • Arthur R. Chenen
  • Richard de Bodo
  • Linda O. Hatcher
  • Kenneth E. Johnson
  • David A. Kettel
  • Jon R. Mower
  • Allan L. Schare

 

Todd C. Theodora Named to Southern California 2020 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers List

Todd C. Theodora has been named to the 2020 Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers list. These attorneys ranked at the top of the list in the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

Southern California Super Lawyers 2020 Rising Stars List 

Theodora Oringher is pleased to announce that the following attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers 2020 Southern California Rising Stars list.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

  • Brian J. Headman
  • Andrew G. Prout

 

Theodora Oringher PC ranked among "Best Law Firms" in 2019

Theodora Oringher PC has been ranked among "Best Law Firms" in 2019 by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers&re