|Cristina Perez, Partner||Christopher Gonzalez, Partner|
PASADENA, CA – March 15, 2018 – Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, Inc. (Leech Tishman) is pleased to announce the addition of two new partners to the firm, Cristina Perez and Christopher Gonzalez. Formerly with The California Law Firm, the prominent and recognized Southern California immigration and business law practitioners bring expertise in immigration, corporate law, media/entertainment law, litigation, Internet/cyber law, healthcare and family law.
Cristina Perez is an internationally recognized immigration lawyer, television personality, radio host, speaker, entrepreneur/business owner, national author and featured columnist. She regularly counsels professionals in the technology, business, investment, athletic and entertainment fields, regarding non-immigrant and immigrant visas, labor certifications, family petitions and naturalization. Cristina’s clients include Fortune 500 and Inc. 500 companies, national and international businesses, athletes, investment firms, executives, international celebrities, as well as entertainers, investment firms and corporate executives.
Cristina is internationally renowned as the three-time Emmy Award-winning television judge on “Cristina’s Court” (FOX) and the Emmy-nominated “Justice for All with Judge Cristina Perez” (Entertainment Studios). She was also a renowned Judge on “La Corte de Familia” (NBC/Telemundo) and hosted “Judge Cristina Live @9” (KABC 790 AM). She is frequently featured on radio and television and has served as a columnist for national magazines and Internet-based publications and blogs.
Christopher Gonzalez focuses his practice on business, corporate and civil law, intellectual property, litigation, entertainment and Internet matters, as well as assisting professionals in selected immigration matters. Christopher served as a former in-house legal counsel and provides a combination of broad litigation, trial and transactional experience.
Christopher works with individuals and business ventures to assist in launching their businesses, from a ground floor entity to sustainable enterprises. He currently serves as a member of several management teams, and represents clients before governmental agencies, in the corporate boardroom and in court. His clients range from individuals, start-up ventures and privately held companies to non-profit and international publicly-traded entities. Christopher’s practice includes international representations, consulting with multi-national individuals and businesses in a variety of legal matters. He actively consults on matters in the Asia-Pacific rim, including a multi-billion-dollar master plan community with an integrated resort complex consisting of a casino, a hotel, and other amenities, including restaurants, convention/meeting/wedding space and some non-gaming entertainment.
Christopher is a proficient and effective litigator in civil and business matters, successfully defending and prosecuting matters through trial and appeal stages. He has acted as a Judge (Pro Tem) and a Temporary Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court. Christopher is also an experienced technology dotcom practitioner. He has extensive technology experience to support the growth of technology and Internet-based businesses.
“We’re thrilled that Cristina and Chris have joined the firm,” said Pete A. Fuscaldo, Leech Tishman’s managing partner. “Their highly-regarded legal reputations and well-versed talents in the business, entertainment and immigration practice areas nicely complement our diverse California legal team. Over the last five years, we have continued to grow our West Coast practice to better serve our clients.”
ABOUT LEECH TISHMAN
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in alternative dispute resolution, aviation & aerospace, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, embezzlement & employee theft, employee benefits, employment, energy, environmental, estates & trusts, family law, government relations, immigration, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, intellectual property, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, El Segundo, CA, Houston, TX, Los Angeles, New York, Sarasota, and Wilmington, DE. For more information call 424.738.4400 or visit us at www.leechtishman.com.