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The attorneys of Kaplan Marino are known in California and globally as leaders in the field of criminal defense. By providing creative solutions and drawing on our decades of experience, we give clients the high-quality representation they deserve.

Our partners have become leading criminal defense authorities by obtaining exceptional results, authoring numerous publications and speaking at events across the country and internationally. View the links below for more information.

 

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Below are upcoming presentations, keynote speaking engagements and events for Kaplan Marino Attorneys.

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Listen to Nina Marino on the Criminal Justice Section of the American Bar Association Podcast, JustPod, in the episode called "Trial Tips: Drafting a Motion"

We begin a short series of Trial Tips with Nina Marino, who leads us through best tips and practices when drafting a motion. We discuss everything from headings to citations.
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Nina Marino was named among national law journals list of elite boutique trailbalzers

The publication compiles the list to spotlight a handful of individuals “that are truly agents of change,” and features for each of the honorees, examples of their “pioneer spirit, trails blazed” and “future explorations. Read more

Kaplan Marino Named to 2020 Best Law Firms by U.S. News

Kaplan Marino was included in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2020 edition for the practice area of criminal defense. According to U.S. News - Best Lawyers, receiving a tier designation indicates 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 their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.Press Release

Nina Marino Named Among Women of Influence by L.A. Biz Journals

The annual list recognizes women who have made an impact both professionally and in the Los Angeles philanthropic community. Honorees are noted for mentoring, working with nonprofit organizations and pursuing charitable endeavors.See Press Release

Nina Marino and Richard Kaplan Nominated as Leaders in Law by Los Angeles Business Journal

Recognized for their exceptional legal skills and accomplishments within the Los Angeles business community, Richard Kaplan and Nina Marino, co-managing partners of Kaplan Marino, have individually been selected as nominees for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Leaders in Law Awards for the second year in a row. See Press Release

Nina Marino of Kaplan Marino Named a Best Lawyers in America

Nina Marino, founding and managing partner, has been selected for inclusion in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for her work in the area of White Collar Criminal Defense. This is the second consecutive year Ms. Marino has been selected. See Press Release

Nina Marino Presents Untangling the Web: Protecting Your Business Against Cyber Threats, Understanding Cryptocurrency and More

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019
The Beverly Hilton
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Nina Marino and Richard Kaplan recognized as Leaders in the Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal

Richard Kaplan honored for achievements as past Beverly Hills Bar Association president.

Nina Marino, Jennifer Lieser and CAsey Clark pen article titled "The Dark Side of Bitcoin" published in the September 2018 edition of Los Angeles Lawyer.

 

Jennifer Lieser - SuperLawyer 2018

We are excited to announce that Jennifer Lieser has been selected as Rising Star by Super Lawyers for 2018. We are very proud of her success and are honored to have her as part of our team.

Nina Marino recognized by the Daily Journa'ls Top Women Lawyers for 2018

Richard Kaplan is recognized by the California Legislature Assembly

Richard Kaplan is recognized by the California Legislature Assembly for his work with the Beverly Hills Bar Association's Roxbury Park Pro Bono Legal Clinic and his outstanding commitment to ensuring access to legal services for the under-served members of the community for the past 25 years.

Nina Marino Serves on Panel

On April 27th, Nina Marino was invited to serve as a panelist with other female leaders in the white-collar defense sector where Nina shared her expertise on business development, mentorship and leadership in the workplace. The panel was sponsored by Women's White Collar Defense Association, Kirkland & Ellis and Berkeley Research Group.

Nina Marino delivers commencement speech to C5LA 2018 graduating class.

C5LA is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides mentorship and leadership training to high achieving low income inner city LA youth. This year, 100% of C5LA's graduates applied to and were accepted to college! Learn more here www.C5LA.org.
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Nina Marino named as among the Most Influential Women Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal


Nina Marino discusses compounding pharmacy fraud defenses at the 2018 ABA Midyear Meeting.

 

Nina Marino Quoted in Daily Journal

The Daily Journal - Lawyers discuss the challenges of sexual assault prosecutions.

 

Richard Kaplan Sworn in as New Beverly Hills Bar Association President

 

Nina Marino receives the Charles English Award at the ABA Criminal Justice Awards Luncheon

 
Nina Marino Honored by Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein at the ABA Criminal Justice Section Awards Luncheon Read More...