Partners Daniel Jaffe, Bruce Clemens & Robert Stanley Recognized
Beverly Hills, CA – July 19, 2018 – Jaffe and Clemens today announced that Chambers HNW (High Net Worth) 2018 has included the firm in the Family/Matrimonial category. Firm Partners Daniel Jaffe, Bruce Clemens and Robert Stanley were also recognized.
The Family/Matrimonial section includes law firms that have a strong reputation for representing high net worth individuals with creation of pre-nuptial, civil partnership and cohabitation agreements relating to financial and property assets, the resolution of divorces or separations involving financial and property disputes, and the handling of matters relating to children in the context of divorce or separation.
Mr. Jaffe, who has deep experience in acting for high-profile and wealthy clients on family law matters, is described by sources as “pleasant to deal with, smart, knowledgeable, and thoughtful.” Interviewees also highlight that “he’s very good in court,” and add: “He’s just a very thorough lawyer.”
Mr. Clemens, experienced in acting for wealthy, high-profile clients in complex divorce matters, is described by an interviewee as “extremely dogged and smart” and “an excellent lawyer.” He is also praised as “thoughtful and thorough” by commentators. “You couldn’t ask for a finer lawyer,” says another source.
Mr. Stanley, who works with high net worth individuals, including those in the entertainment industry, athletes, corporate executives and entrepreneurs on family law matters as well as advising clients on divorce, cohabitation, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, was reported by an interviewee as “strong on explaining the downsides of letting litigation get out of control,“ reports an interviewee. “He has a personality that tends to naturally prevent escalation. He’s very calm, very matter of fact, he helps clients and opposing counsel to realize this is not a screaming match. There is a pot of assets and emotional wellbeing, and you have to get to the end without depleting those.”
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