Minami Tamaki Partners are 'Super Lawyers' for 7th Straight Year

From left: Jack W. Lee; Minette Kwok, Dale Minami, Donald K. Tamaki, Lynda Won-Chung and Brad Yamauchi. Not pictured: Mark Fong and Derek G. Howard. Each of the five partners at Minami Tamaki LLP has been named by Northern California Super Lawyers magazine as among the top attorneys for 2010 for the seventh straight year. […]

Derek Howard Joins Firm as Senior Counsel

Derek G. Howard has joined Minami Tamaki LLP as Senior Counsel, providing the firm with more than 25 years of experience in complex litigation, including expertise in class actions, business fraud, deceptive practices, breaches of fiduciary, elder abuse and ethical duties by corporate entities, and antitrust practices in major consumer-oriented industries. Mr. Howard has served […]

Univ. of San Francisco Bestows Honorary Degree on Dale Minami

On May 22, the University of San Francisco School of of Law bestowed an honorary degree upon Dale Minami, a partner at Minami Tamaki LLP. Minami has tried numerous civil rights cases involving Asian Pacific Americans and other minorities on a pro bono basis, including Korematsu v. United States. Working with three USF law graduates […]

CNN Story on Alleged ATF Retaliation Against Officer

CNN aired a report May 26 on Vince Cefalu, a special agent of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, who says he experienced retaliation by the agency after he filed several grievances and an age-discrimination complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Minami Tamaki partner Brad Yamauchi is Mr. Cefalu’s attorney.

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Edward Davila Nominated to Northern District Federal Court

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) yesterday praised President Obama’s nomination of Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Edward Davila for a federal judgeship on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Senator Boxer recommended Davila’s nomination to the White House after a thorough interview and vetting process by her bipartisan advisory committee, […]