From the Intrepid One ©
Carlton Fields Jorden Burt has opened an office in Los Angeles—its 11th nationally—with two shareholders from Steptoe and Johnson.Good luck with that!
In a statement, firm president and CEO Gary Sasso said the firm's class action defense practice drove it to open an office in Los Angeles, noting many of those cases are filed there.
"We have substantial clients, cases and transactions in California, so opening an office in Los Angeles is a natural progression of our growth," he stated.
N.B.: In 1865, American author Horace Greeley wrote in an editorial "Washington is not a place to live in. The rents are high, the food is bad, the dust is disgusting and the morals are deplorable. Go West, young man, go West and grow up with the country."
I don't want to speak badly about our Nation's Capital, but that Horace was on to something...