Distinguished Attorney James C. Earle Joins Morris Polich & Purdy LLP

LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Morris Polich & Purdy LLP (MPP), a highly acclaimed California and Nevada law firm, is pleased to announce that James C. Earle has joined the firm’s Los Angeles office as a partner.

James, whose practice is centered on construction, environmental, and real estate, joins an outstanding team whose members are located in San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, and Las Vegas. As lead counsel in over 40 jury trials, bench trials, and binding arbitrations, as well as over 700 mediations, James’ diverse experience has aided municipalities, developers, general contractors, sub-contractors, hotels, homeowners and national construction product manufacturers. His clients have received his support as lead counsel in products liability litigation in federal and state courts around the nation.

James brings unique, practical experience to his litigation practice, as he is one of few attorneys with hands-on experience in construction as a licensed California general contractor (B) and subcontractor (C-36 Plumbing). He has also served as a combat engineer, construction surveyor, and soils analyst in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. James’ distinctive skill set has brought great value to contractors and product manufacturers alike who have utilized his skills on cases involving anything from residential to hotels, and owners and construction professionals in cases involving design build, contamination, products liability, HVAC, and structural issues.

James received his B.A. from Rowan State University, his M.A. from San Jose State University, and his J.D. from Golden State University School of Law. He has been named a Southern California Super Lawyer for eight years and is Martindale-Hubbell, Peer Reviewed, AV® Preeminent™ Rated.

“We are extremely fortunate and excited to have James Earle join the team here at Morris Polich & Purdy,” says Managing Partner Don Ridge. “His multifaceted background and experience adds depth to the firm’s practice, which will bring a tremendous amount of value to our clients.”

About MPP

Morris Polich & Purdy LLP is a law firm that works with its clients on a national basis. We represent clients in every state, as well as many U.S. possessions. We also have a wealth of international affiliations. The firm established in 1969 has approximately 90 attorneys located in four offices in California and Nevada specializing in over thirty practice areas.

Our dedication to clients, combined with extensive experience, both in the trial and appellate courts, are the qualities that distinguish us from other law firms. Our attorneys are known for their vast experience and success. We provide superior legal services in a manner consistent with our clients' businesses and providing client service at the highest level.

Contact: George Brandon Partnership Development Leader 213.417.5124

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