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Zuber Lawler & Del Duca

Strategic Legal Solutions for Visionary Clients

Jayesh Patel

Partner
Los Angeles

Jayesh Patel focuses on complex financial, real estate, insurance and commercial litigation.

Notable Representations

  • Business and Finance—Provided advisory and litigation services, including trial, on insurance coverage, securities and financial misrepresentation, lending and loan guarantees, shareholder or member disputes, and dissolution claims.
  • Manufacturing—Provided advisory and litigation services, including trials, to mid-market toy company, mid-market hair care and precision machine shops on multiple matters including general liability, property-casualty, advertising, employment and other claims.
  • Real Estate—Provided advisory and litigation services, including trial, to a variety of large-scale and closely-held real estate developers on construction defects claims for large scale developments and high-value single family projects; litigated mechanics lien disputes and subcontractor claims, investor claims and disputes; handled insurance coverage issues for construction defect and property casualty damages; litigated landlord tenant disputes for commercial properties including lease disputes and unlawful detainer lawsuits.
  • Joint Venture—Pursued and defended a variety of investor claims involving real estate and business investment projects, based on claimed false-inducement and misrepresentation.
  • Government Contract Claims—successfully pursued claim against a municipality for breach of substantial value construction contract on public works project.
  • Professional Honors & Activities

    • Martindale Hubbell AV rating
    • Selectee, Southern California Super Lawyers®  2005-present

Education

UC Berkeley, School of Law
J.D., 1987

UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business
B.S., 1984
Major: Finance

Bar Admissions

California

Court Admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals – 9th Circuit
U.S. District Court – Central District of CA
U.S. District Court – Northern District of CA
U.S. District Court – Hawaii