June 02, 2021. Buchalter is pleased to announce the arrival of new Shareholder John Clough, and welcome him to our Los Angeles Office. Clough is the newest member of the Litigation Practice Group. A seasoned trial lawyer, Clough focuses his practice on business and commercial litigation.
Clough routinely litigates complex, multiparty matters in diverse areas of substantive law, including corporate governance disputes, construction defects, lender liability, fiduciary litigation, business and lending fraud, officer and director liability, intellectual property and trade secret/trade dress. He also has substantial experience with matters pertaining to unfair competition, restrictive covenants, usurpation of corporate opportunities, theft of trade secrets, and deceptive trade practices.
“We are so thrilled to welcome John to Buchalter,” said Adam Bass, Buchalter President and Chief Executive Officer. “John has such a highly diverse litigation practice and his extensive experience will certainly be an asset to our Firm.”
In addition to his litigation practice, Clough has a variety of clients such as start-up businesses, businesses restructuring to attract investors and passive capital, and other corporate clients. He also advises clients in various areas including with respect to employment handbooks/agreements, separation agreements, shareholder agreements, distributor agreements, franchisor and franchisee agreements, information technology policies, and advertising and marketing policies and procedures.
Bass added, “the addition of John brings another skilled trial lawyer to our team.”
“I am so pleased to be adding my expertise to Buchalter’s impressive litigation practice group,” said Clough. “Everyone has been so welcoming, and I am confident that this move is a perfect fit for both my practice and clients.”
Clough is an AV® Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He was also recognized in the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for Commercial Litigation, and has been named to the “Best Lawyers” list every year from 2013 to 2021.