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Class Notes

December 5th, 2012

Eugene Ramirez, Class of 1987

Whittier Law School alumni, and Los Angeles public entity liability partner and principal, Eugene P. Ramirez, of Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP (“MKERT”) ( was recently named to the Daily Journal’s Top 25 Municipal Lawyers list.

This premier list is composed of the leading lawyers in California who represent cities, counties, and local districts. The Daily Journal recognized Eugene for his outstanding work in the area of municipal law. Eugene has over 25 years of experience in public law and serves as an advisor to several public entities.

MKERT has almost 20 years advising public entities on use of force, policy and procedures, and media relations,” says Eugene, who also serves as the chair of MKERT’s Public Entity Liability Group. “This is not so much an individual award, as it is recognition of the strengths and outstanding contributions of our municipal law team to our public entity clients.”

The Daily Journal Corporation compiles the list of outstanding attorneys in the field of municipal law by collecting peer recommendations and conducting a competitive evaluation process. The Daily Journal Corporation published its list of the Top 25 Municipal Attorneys on December 5, 2012.