C. Brent Parker is a seasoned trial and litigation lawyer with more than 25 years’ experience. He initially joined the firm in June 1996. Mr. Parker has tried cases in state and federal courts in California and other jurisdictions involving a wide range of issues including complex business and real estate transactions and employment matters. He has also been involved in numerous arbitrations and mediations achieving outstanding results for clients. Mr. Parker has unique expertise related to injunctions, attachments and other preliminary remedies.
Brent was born Port of Spain, Trinidad, admitted to bar, 1988, California; 1989, U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern and Northern Districts of California, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court. He attended Colorado State University where he received a B.S., with distinction in 1985), Phi Beta Kappa. He attended law school at the University of Denver where he received his J.D. in 1988.
Other noteworthy accomplishments include the following:
Published Case: ZF Micro Devices, Inc. v. TAT Capital Partners, Ltd., 5 Cal. App. 5th 69 (2016).
Author: Appealing Sanctions Orders - The Need for Clarification, LATLA Advocate, Volume 19, Number 5, May 1992. Should National Banks be Immune From Posting a Bond on Appeal? CTL Forum, Vol. 20, No. 10, p. 381, December, 1990; Civil Forfeitures Under 21 U.S.C. '81; Is the War on Drugs Being Fought at the Expense of the Constitution? Beverly Hills Bar Association Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3, p. 120, Summer, 1990.
Associations: Editor-In-Chief, 1990-1995, and Articles Editor, 1989-1990, Beverly Hills Bar Association Journal. Judge Pro Tem, Los Angeles Municipal Court, 1996-2000; Beverly Hills Bar Association (Member: Board of Governors, 1991-1995), State Bar of California.