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BartkoZankel, established 40 years ago, is a top 20 boutique law firm specializing in national and international complex litigation and investigations, as well as real estate and franchising transactions. We are a 40‑lawyer firm dedicated to the strategic cutting-edge representation of our clients in California, nationally and internationally.


BZBM Selected as Top 20 Boutique Law Firm by The Daily Journal


Bartko Clients Win $680 Million Francesca Naify Case February 7, 2023 The San Francisco Superior Court entered its Statement of Decision and Judgment in favor of Bartko clients, the Co-Trustees of the Robert A. Naify Trust, and against Petitioner Christina Cortese.  Cortese had sought as much as $680 million in community property damages on behalf […]


Bartko Law Firm Opens LA Office and Names New Leaders February 2, 2023 San Francisco based law firm – Bartko Zankel Bunzel & Miller – celebrated the opening of its Los Angeles office and a new, diverse leadership group at a reception this week, ushering in a new era for the business trials, labor, employment, […]


Five Bartko Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers® List November 2022 Bartko is pleased to announce that five lawyers have been included in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.  Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. “Best Lawyers was […]