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KDG Announces New Partner Kurt Van Sciver

Kurt Van Sciver has been named a partner at KDG. Van Sciver joined the firm in 2009 and concentrates his practice in the areas of trust, estate, and probate litigation. He is a graduate of Ave Maria School of Law, earning his J.D. with high honors in 2006.

KDG Names Joseph D. Hughes as Managing Partner

Klein, DeNatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb and Kimball, LLP is pleased to announce that Joseph D. Hughes has been elected as the firm's managing partner.

2015 KDG Employment Law Update

Join Jay Rosenlieb, Dustin Dodgin, Poncho Baker and Vanessa Chavez at KDG on 1/15/15 (Fresno) 1/22/15 (Bakersfield) for this informative luncheon presentation.

KDG Grows With Key Addition

Ravi S. Patel, has joined KDG as a new associate in the firm's business and commercial litigation department. He was admitted to the California State Bar in 2014 after attaining his law degree from Duke University School of Law.

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KDG Partner, Dustin Dodgin, Selected to Super Lawyers Rising Star list.

Dustin S. Dodgin has been Selected to the 2014 Southern California Rising Stars list

Firm Welcomes New Partner K. Poncho Baker to Labor and Employment Practice

KDG announces the growth of its labor and employment practice with the addition of litigator K. Poncho Baker as a new partner in the firm's Fresno office.

KDG Partner Hagop Bedoyan Produces Title 18 Seminar

KDG Partner Hagop Bedoyan produced a panel on Title 18 - Criminal Investigation on Saturday, May 17 at the California Bankruptcy Forum.

Appellate Success for KDG Attorneys

KDG attorneys successfully appeal an order depriving their client of proceeds of an insurance policy.

KDG Announces New Partners

Congratulations to 2014 Super Lawyer, Catherine E. Bennett!

Catherine E. Bennett, Senior Counsel, has been named by Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine as one of the top attorneys in Southern California for 2014.

Congratulations Go Out to Two KDG 2014 Super Lawyers!

Hagop T. Bedoyan and K. Poncho Baker selected as Northern California Super Lawyers.

KDG Announces New Partners for 2014

KDG Partner Timothy G. Scanlon Receives Martindale-Hubbell® AV Rating

KDG Partner Timothy G. Scanlon has received a Martindale Hubbell® AV rating, the highest designation.

Congratulations to 2013 Super Lawyer, Hagop T. Bedoyan!

KDG is proud to announce that Hagop T. Bedoyan, partner, has been named by Northern California Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Northern California for 2013. Only five percent of the lawyers in Northern California are selected by Super Lawyers.

KDG Partner Kevin C. Findley Receives Martindale-Hubbell® AV Rating

After an extensive and confidential peer review by attorneys and members of the Judiciary, Kevin C. Findley, a partner at the law firm of Klein, Denatale, Goldner, Cooper, Rosenlieb and Kimball, LLP, received a Martindale-Hubbell® AV Rating.

KDG Names Thomas V. DeNatale, Jr. as Managing Partner

KDG is proud to announce that Thomas V. DeNatale, Jr. has been elected as the firm's managing partner.

2 KDG Partners Receive Martindale-Hubbell® AV Ratings.

KDG Partners Lisa Holder and Nancy L. Oehler Receive Martindale-Hubbell® AV Ratings. KDG Partners Lisa Holder and Nancy L. Oehler Receive Martindale-Hubbell® AV Ratings.

Congratulations to 2013 Super Lawyer, Catherine Bennett!

Catherine E. Bennett, senior counsel, has been named by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Southern California for 2013.

KDG Partners Receive BV Rating

KDG Partners Dustin S. Dodgin and T. Todd Egland receive Martindale-Hubbell® BV Ratings.

KDG's Business Litigation Department Welcomes Three Key Additions

KDG has recently announced the growth of its business litigation department with the addition of three new associate attorneys.

Hagop T. Bedoyan Will Speak at CCBI and State Bar of California Annual Meeting

Hagop T. Bedoyan will be speaking at both the 27th Annual Central California Bankruptcy Institute and The State Bar of California 86th Annual Meeting.

KDG's Appellate and Construction Law Departments Successfully Defend a Contractor Client's Constitutional Rights

KDG Partners Catherine E. Bennett and Timothy G. Scanlon successfully protect a client's judgment in a construction law dispute.

Catherine Bennett Elected to Bakersfield Art Foundation Board

The Bakersfield Art Foundation has elected KDG appellate attorney Catherine Bennett to the board of directors.

KDG Bankruptcy Department Obtains Large Chapter 11 Plan Approval

The KDG bankruptcy department obtained approval for a joint Chapter 11 plan of reorganization in a complex commercial case involving two related businesses.

Favorable Result Received for KDG Industrial Business Client

Barry Goldner and Todd Egland recently obtained an extremely favorable result for an industrial business client.

Congratulations Go Out To Two KDG 2012 Super Lawyers

KDG is proud to announce that Hagop T. Bedoyan, and Catherine E. Bennett have both been named as California Super Lawyers

KDG Bankruptcy Department Gains Approval of Significant Chapter 11 Plan

The KDG bankruptcy department recently obtained approval for a Chapter 11 Plan of reorganization involving the restructure and discharge of over $35 million in debt.

KDG Obtains Favorable Result for Local Medical Group

KDG partners Barry Goldner and Jeff Noe recently obtained a favorable result for a local medical group and its partners

KDG Attorney, Jacob L. Eaton, Elected to CCBA Board

Jacob L. Eaton was recently elected to serve on the board of the Central California Bankruptcy Association.

KDG Partner, Nancy L. Oehler, Appointed to Local Board

Nancy L. Oehler, a partner at Klein DeNatale Goldner has been appointed to a three-year term on the Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors.

Catherine E. Bennett Appointed to State Bar Committee

Catherine E. Bennett, a partner at KDG, has been appointed to serve as chair of the State Bar's Standing Committee.

KDG Partner, Timothy G. Scanlon, appointed to local council

Timothy G. Scanlon, a partner at KDG, was recently appointed to a two-year term on the Youth Leadership Bakersfield Advisory Council.

Hagop T. Bedoyan Appointed to State Bar Board

Hagop T. Bedoyan has been appointed to serve as chair of the California State Bar's Board of Legal Specialization.

Timothy G. Scanlon Receives Martindale Hubbell BV Rating

Timothy G. Scanlon, a partner at KDG recently received a Martindale-Hubbell BV peer review rating.

Success in Local Chapter 11 Case

Jacob Eaton succeeded in confirming a challenging chapter 11 plan.

$700,000 Fraud Judgment Not Discharged

In June 2011, KDG's Bankruptcy practice group obtained summary judgment on a complaint it filed on behalf of its client.

Removal of Trustee Reversed on Appeal

KDG's appellate department successfully represented a trustee after the court improperly removed him as trustee of his mother's trust.

Sexual Harassment Complaint Settled Favorably

KDG Partner Timothy G. Scanlon has received a Martindale-Hubbell® AV Rating, the highest designation.

A complaint alleging workplace sexual harassment was settled favorably and quickly on behalf of two defendants.

Barry Goldner Receives the Bench and Bar Award

On April 28 The Kern County Bar Association presented KDG's very own Barry Goldner with the prestigious Bench and Bar Award.

KDG Represents Seller in Local Transaction

On December 31, 2010, KDG's transactional practice group closed a stock sale transaction in which 100% of the equity interests in Physicians Automated Laboratory, Inc.

Litigation Practice Benefits from New Addition

Klein DeNatale Goldner is proud to announce Amy Hanf has been added to the firm.

Bankruptcy Group Prevails in High Stakes Claim Objections

In January 2011, KDG's bankruptcy practice group obtained numerous orders from the bankruptcy court disallowing more than $7 million in proofs of claims...

Discrimination and Retaliation Complaint Settled Favorably

KDG represented multiple defendants in the litigation of a workplace disability discrimination and retaliation complaint.

Plan of Reorganization Approved

Attorney Jacob L. Eaton and KDG's bankruptcy practice group recently obtained approval of a plan of reorganization...