Mintz Levin Continues San Francisco Office Growth with Addition of Robert Burwell

  Mintz Levin Continues San Francisco Office Growth with Addition of Robert

               Expands National Corporate Practice to Bay Area

Business Wire

SAN FRANCISCO -- March 6, 2013

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. continues to expand its
San Francisco office with the addition of Robert E. Burwell, who joins the
firm’s Corporate & Securities Section as a Member.

Mr. Burwell, who was a partner in the private equity practice of Latham &
Watkins, brings deep experience in corporate and securities matters, including
private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings,
spin-offs and general corporate and securities matters. He has served as a
regular outside corporate and securities counsel for a number of public and
private companies, including international retailer PriceSmart, Inc.

“Mintz Levin has made a significant commitment to grow our San Francisco
office – and our West Coast presence generally – with the addition of
talented, well-respected lawyers who complement the firm’s strengths and
enhance our core practice areas,” said Robert I. Bodian, Mintz Levin’s
Managing Member. “As a highly regarded deal maker, Rob brings an outstanding
transactional background that further enhances our corporate and securities
strengths – in the Bay Area and beyond.”

“Since opening the San Francisco office, Mintz Levin has established thriving
local litigation, intellectual property, corporate and real estate practices,”
said Paul Churchill, Managing Member of the firm’s San Francisco office. “The
addition of Rob enhances our brand and increases our ability to serve clients
with a comprehensive set of capabilities.”

Mr. Burwell has been honored as one of the 500 Leading Dealmakers in America
by Lawdragon Magazine and is listed as a Top Attorney in Corporate and
Securities Law in America by Super Lawyers magazine. He served as a clerk for
Judge John S. Rhoades of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of

A graduate of Stanford University and Stanford Law School, Mr. Burwell is a
former Co-chair of the Stanford Law Society of San Diego and a former member
of the Stanford Law School Board of Visitors.

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