Lee Tran & Liang LLP Celebrates Partner’s In-House Move and Welcomes New Partner
Los Angeles, CA — February 4, 2014
LTL Celebrates Henry Wang’s New In-House Position
LTL is proud to announce that partner Henry Wang has started a new position as Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel at Herbalife, a client of the firm. In this position, Henry is in charge of the company’s global litigation matters.
“Given Henry’s expertise and the tremendous results he achieved for his clients over his 16 year career as outside counsel, Henry is a perfect match for his position at Herbalife,” said partner Enoch Liang. “LTL wishes him the absolute best and we look forward to continuing and building on our relationship with Herbalife.”
LTL Welcomes New Partner Damian Martinez
LTL is proud to announce its continued expansion of its trial and litigation team. Damian Martinez joins LTL as a partner in the firm’s complex commercial litigation group. Damian served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Central District of California for five years. As a federal prosecutor, Damian conducted grand jury investigations, tried 10 cases to verdict, and handled multiple appeals before the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Damian also responded to multiple extradition requests from foreign nations. Before joining the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Damian served as a law clerk for U.S. District Court Judge Carlos R. Moreno (Ret.).
Most recently, Damian was a name partner at Corbin, Athey & Martinez LLP where he focused his practice on complex business litigation and criminal matters. He was also an in-house litigation counsel for MGA Entertainment, an entertainment and consumer products company where he was responsible for managing outside counsel in domestic and international cases. Damian began his career as a litigation associate at Irell & Manella LLP.
Damian graduated with honors from Columbia University School of Law in 1998. In 1994, Damian obtained a B.A. with honors in philosophy from UCLA. Damian serves on the board of the Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice, a non-profit organization based in Boyle Heights that provides direct legal representation in family law and housing law at no cost to its clients.
“Damian is a tremendous trial attorney,” said partner James Lee. “With the type of talent and experience that Damian brings to the firm, we are continuing to build our robust trial team to achieve the best results possible for our clients.”