Firm News

David Codell Named Southern California “Super Lawyer”
LOS ANGELES (August 2018)—Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine named David Codell a Southern California “Super Lawyer” for the fourteenth consecutive year. The honor is limited to five percent of the attorneys in the region.


D.C. Circuit Upholds Jury Verdict in Favor of Unconstitutionally Terminated D.C. Executive
WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 29, 2018)—In a case argued on appeal by David Codell, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit upheld a jury verdict of more than half a million dollars in favor of Jennifer Campbell, a District of Columbia executive whom the District fired in violation of Campbell’s federal due process rights. See Campbell v. D.C., 894 F.3d 281 (D.C. Cir. 2018).


David Codell Receives Humanitarian Award
LOS ANGELES (June 2, 2013)—Los Angeles synagogue Beth Chayim Chadashim presented David Codell with its annual Herman Humanitarian Award in honor of his pro bono advocacy on behalf of the LGBT community, including his advocacy in support of marriage equality. The award was presented to Codell by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti at the synagogue’s annual awards brunch in downtown Los Angeles on Sunday, June 2, 2013. Beth Chayim Chadashim was the world’s first synagogue founded by and for gay and lesbian persons.

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