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Melvin N.A. Avanzado
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Last updated: 9/1/2017
Melvin N.A. Avanzado
Affiliate -- Central California Affiliate: Philippine American Bar Association
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1880 Century Park East
Suite 1100
Los Angeles
90067  United States
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310 552-9300 (Phone)
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  University of California-Los Angeles
  University of Notre Dame Law School
  Civil Litigation, Copyright, Employment, Entertainment, Intellectual Property, Litigation, Patent and Trademark, Sports
  THE AVANZADO LAW FIRM, APLC is a boutique law firm specializing in complex business litigation. Founded in 2008, the Firm provides clients with the big firm experience and skills of a seasoned trial attorney with the service, flexibility and efficiency of a small firm.
The Firm's principal, Melvin N.A. Avanzado, has almost thirty years of trial and litigation experience representing clients in a variety of industries and substantive areas. The Firm’s practice areas include:
• Intellectual Property
• Entertainment and Sports
• Employment
• Class Actions
• Insurance and Insurance Coverage
• Commercial Disputes
• Real Property
• Commercial Litigation
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Melvin N.A. Avanzado is an accomplished trial lawyer with over 25 years of experience. Mel's practice includes entertainment, sports, media and intellectual property litigation, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court litigation. Mel also has extensive experience in employment cases, real estate disputes and other complex business disputes. Mel is also represents businesses as outside general counsel, representing the two largest Filipino-American supermarket chains. Mel is a lifetime member of the Philippine American Bar Association and the Asian Pacific American Bar Association, former president of the Asian / Pacific Bar of California, founder and former president of the PABA Foundation. Mel testified at the August 25, 2010 confirmation hearing of the then-nominee for Chief Justice of California, the Honorable Tani Cantil-Sakauye, before the Commission on Judicial Appointments. In 2008, Mel received the Advocate Leader of the Year from the Filipino American Service Group, Inc., a leading service organization of the Filipino-American community in Los Angeles.