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Practice Areas

Daar & Newman is recognized for its innovative litigation skills in both state and federal trial and appellate courts.

The firm's litigators have substantial experience in many practice areas, including:

  • General American and International Law
  • Corporate and Transactional Law
  • Litigation and Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Mergers and Acquisition
  • Media and Entertainment Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Licensing
  • Insurance Law
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Aviation Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Class Action Law
  • Transportation Law
  • Major Personal Injury
  • Litigation

A number of our attorneys have backgrounds in science and engineering, aiding our clients in products liability, environmental law, and professional liability. The firm has also represented several banks, savings and loans, and domestic and foreign government entities in complex litigation. Our lawyers have handled litigation involving tender offers for the control of publicly traded companies and have defended takeover actions of companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Daar & Newman stands ready to serve as your guide to the legal aspects of doing business outside the U.S.

Corporate and Transactional

Daar & Newman's transactional attorneys work with clients on commercial business transactions and to develop, design, organize and form businesses and have extensive experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions.

As part of our international practice, our attorneys provide advice and consultation on international cross-border business transactions, including all aspects of international trade and investment.

Media and Entertainment Law

Daar & Newman is engaged in the multifaceted and emerging field of media law. Print media, television, motion pictures and new media make the world of multimedia one of the fastest growing international industries. Daar & Newman has developed a solid reputation representing multinational companies on cross-border transactions in both the United States and Europe and has well-developed relationships with foreign governmental agencies which provide funding for the international co-productions of feature films and television projects. Daar & Newman has worked with United States and internationally based production companies and companies in the technical and software aspects of multimedia and in the field of airtime sales.


Daar & Newman is internationally known for its expertise in insurance law, including its practice in insurance transactions and insurance litigation.

The firm's litigators and transactional attorneys handle matters requiring regulatory approval, insurance coverage, insurance insolvency, agents and brokers, and title insurance. For example, Daar & Newman was engaged as counsel in the leveraged buyout of the nation’s largest domestic title insurer and the acquisition of domestic insurers as part of the merger of two of London’s largest insurance brokers. The firm also played a major role in the largest insurance insolvency in history, representing several municipalities.

Daar & Newman has been panel counsel for several national and multinational insurers and reinsurers. These clients and others have placed the firm on their liability, property/casualty, inland marine, fidelity insurance and special investigations unit panels for claims, first and third party litigation, coverage matters, and the defense of complex claims and insurance bad faith. The firm also serves as a consultant on international insurance matters.

The highest levels of professionalism and integrity, intellectual vigor, and the foresight to best serve our clients' interests in a fast-paced and changing world


21700 Oxnard Street, Suite 350 | Woodland Hills, California 91367 | Telephone 818.615.0999 and 213.892.0999 | Fax: 818.615.1066 and 213.892.1066