Sacks, Glazier, Franklin & Lodise Receives Highest Ranking by Chambers and Partners

Four partners recognized as Notable Practitioners

Sacks, Glazier, Franklin & Lodise has been ranked by Chambers and Partners for Private Wealth Disputes – California – Band 1, the highest ranking for a law firm based on technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by clients.

Additionally, partners Terry Franklin, Meg Lodise, Bob Sacks and Jessica Uzcategui were highly ranked in the Private Wealth Disputes category for their work in trusts and estates litigation.

In its editorial, Chambers noted:

“The whole firm is terrific,” enthuses a Southern California lawyer, adding that “they have a wonderful team.” Another interviewee comments: “They’ve developed a strong reputation, particularly in Downtown LA and in Greater LA, for the work that they do. They’re highly regarded by bench officers in the LA courts, and that goes a long way. They’re very hands-on, very capable, they have a lot of depth and experience, I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.”

Feedback regarding the partners, included:

Terry Franklin: “He’s very clever, very easy to deal with and he’s always available,” says an interviewee. Another reports that “he’s reasonable and rational, he knows the law, and he can be a zealous advocate without making it personal.” “He’s fabulous,” comments a fellow lawyer, adding that “he’s really a very good litigator. He’s both calm and passionate at the same time, and he’s very well regarded in the probate courts.”

Meg Lodise: “She’s very pleasant, very competent, calm and no-nonsense,” says an interviewee, adding: “She has a very practical approach, and a very measured demeanor. Meg is calm and deliberate, and yet still very effective.”

Bob Sacks: “He’s straightforward, honest, and someone who will avoid a fight if he can avoid one instead of fighting for the sake of fighting,” says an interviewee. Another reports that “he’s very well regarded in LA, and he’s a lovely man,” praising him as “very clever,” “super-persuasive and thoughtful.”

Jessica Uzcategui: “Jessica is extremely intelligent and an excellent writer,” says a client, adding that she “is always calm and level-headed, and tried to impart these qualities on me during this emotional process. She was a superb advocate and adviser throughout this terrible time in my life.”

View Sacks, Glazier, Franklin & Lodise’s Chambers and Partners profile.