In the News

October 12, 2020

Rich Walton & Joe Navran Conduct One of the First Trials in California Post-COVID 19 Lockdown

June 22, 2018

W&W Wins Appeal in Published Opinion

The Firm is proud to announce that it just won complete reversal for its client in the California Court of Appeal, on a novel issue of first impression in California courts.

June 2, 2017

W&W Wins $750,000 Securities Fraud Judgment

The Firm is pleased to announce that its litigation team today delivered a $750,000 judgment for its client in a complex securities fraud matter.

March 16, 2017

W&W Wins 9th Circuit Appeal

The Firm is delighted to announce that the 9th Circuit today affirmed its win at the District Court in a copyright infringement case.

November 2, 2015

W&W Wins $77,000 Fee Award in Dismissed Copyright Action

The Firm is proud to announce that the United States District Court for the Central District of California today awarded $77,651.65 in attorneys' fees and costs for prevailing on behalf of our client in a copyright infringement action.

July 14, 2015

W&W Wins Dismissal of Copyright Infringement Action

The Firm is delighted to announce that it today won total dismissal of a Federal copyright action against its clients in Moofly Productions, LLC v. Favila, et al, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 121329.

March 26, 2015

Jim DeBardelaben Parks $1.75 million Arbitration Award

The Firm is proud to announce that senior trial lawyer Jim DeBardelaben won a $1.75 million arbitration award in a home construction defect case.

October 2, 2014

W&W Wins Denial of Discharge for Bankruptcy Fraud

In a heavily contested adversary proceeding before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California, the Firm was victorious for its clients.

September 2, 2014

Veteran Bankruptcy Lawyer Brian Kandel to Head Insolvency Practice

The Firm is proud to announce the addition of veteran bankruptcy attorney Brian Kandel to head its Insolvency & Financial Solutions Practice.

July 29, 2014

Harold McDougall to Attend the Tuskegee Airmen Foundation's Annual Conference

The Firm is proud to announce that Senior Counsel Harold McDougall will be attending the annual conference of the Tuskegee Airmen Foundation in Orlando, Florida.

July 25, 2014

W&W Defeats Motion to Quash

W&W's litigation team successfully defeated Motions to Quash and to Dismiss for Forum Non Conveniens filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court by an alleged North Carolina resident who is being sued here in California.

April 30, 2014

W&W Obtains Six-Figure Fee Award Against California

The Firm today obtained a six-figure fee award against the State of California, following a lengthy jury trial.

April 30, 2014

Faith Jones Named Top 40 Under 40 Dealmaker

Faith Jones, head of our corporate practice, has been named one of the Top 40 under 40 dealmakers in the United States by the M&A Advisor.

February 16, 2014

W&W Presents the USAF Band at the Fox Theater

The Firm is proud to join its clients as a presenting sponsor of the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West at Bakersfield's historic Fox Theater.

October 11, 2013

Rich Walton Teaching Business Valuation at UCLA

Rich Walton is again teaching Business Valuation at UCLA Extension, from 6:30 to 9:30 on Tuesday evenings.

October 11, 2013

Rhonda Binda Joins W&W

Walton & Walton, LLP is proud to announce the addition of Rhonda Binda to our legal team. Rhonda will head the Firm's Government Relations Practice.

October 9, 2013

W&W Wins $2.3 Million for Client After Jury Verdict

The Firm today won $2.3 million in compensation for its clients, AJOHN, Inc., and Rosewood Properties, LLC, following a three-week trial, and jury verdict, in San Bernardino Superior Court.

September 17, 2013

W&W Defeats Motion for Summary Judgment

Following a hearing on September 5, 2013, Superior Court Judge Donna G. Garza denied Plaintiff First National Bank of Southern California's Motion for Summary Judgment

August 1, 2013

Rich Walton Named a 2013 "Rising Star" by SuperLawyers

W&W Partner Rich Walton was again named a "Rising Star" for 2013 by SuperLawyers and Los Angeles Magazine.

May 10, 2013

Rich Walton Teaches Business Law at UCLA

W&W Partner Rich Walton is again teaching Business Law for UCLA Extension in the 2013 Summer Quarter.