Robins Kaplan LLP is among the nation’s premier trial law firms, with more than 250 attorneys in eight major cities. Our attorneys litigate, mediate, and arbitrate client disputes, always at-the-ready for an ultimate courtroom battle. When huge forces are at play, major money is at stake, or rights are being trampled, we help clients cut through complexity, get to the heart of the problem, and win what matters most.
We are clearly focused on business results for our clients. We achieve landmark triumphs and drive thousands of other cases to resolution before they ever hit the courtroom or the front page. From Big Tobacco to Kraft v. Starbucks, Bhopal and the World Trade Center—we have changed law, business, and society for the better by redefining what’s possible.
Bradley is a national law firm with a global perspective. With offices in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and the District of Columbia, the firm’s over 500 lawyers represent regional, national and international clients in various industries, including financial services, healthcare, life sciences, real estate, construction, technology, energy, insurance, and entertainment, among many others. Bradley attorneys combine legal experience and knowledge with a sophisticated understanding of industries to provide clients with practical, strategic solutions specifically tailored to their business operations. Clients rely on Bradley for innovative solutions, dependable responsiveness and a deep commitment to success.
Glenn Danas is a partner in Robins Kaplan LLP’s Appellate Practice Group, based in its Los Angeles office. Glenn focuses on appeals and major motions, and has substantial experience litigating class actions. Glenn has argued dozens of appeals in the state and federal appellate courts, including Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Services, McGill v. Citibank, and Williams v. Superior Court (Marshalls), all in the California Supreme Court. Glenn was named one of the Top 100 Attorneys in California in 2017 by the Daily Journal, and received a California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY) award in 2015 for his work on Iskanian.
Glenn currently serves on the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s State Appellate Judicial Evaluation Committee (SAJEC) and on the State Bar’s Committee on Appellate Courts. Glenn was a law clerk to the Hon. U.W. Clemon, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama (2001-2002). Glenn graduated from Emory University School of Law with honors and was a member of the law review in 2001, and from Cornell University with a B.S. in 1998.
Marc James Ayers is a partner in Bradley’s Appellate Litigation Group. Marc is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and Mid-South Super Lawyers in the field of Appellate Law, and represents individual, corporate and governmental clients before state and federal appellate and trial courts throughout the country. He has also represented clients on petitions for certiorari and amicus curiae briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court. Marc has presented oral argument in the Fourth, Eighth, Ninth, Eleventh, and D.C. Circuits, and in various state appellate courts in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, New York and Maryland.
Marc has served as the Chair of the Alabama State Bar’s Appellate Practice Section, and is board certified in appellate practice by the Florida Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization and Education. Marc is frequently invited to lecture on appellate practice, and is the author of several articles on that subject and others. A former law clerk to Alabama Supreme Court Associate Justice J. Gorman Houston, Jr., Marc earned his J.D. from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University and earned a B.A. from Florida State University.