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Sara H. Kornblatt

Sara H. Kornblatt

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Thursday, March 9, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA




Sara H. Kornblatt is a partner at Gibbs Giden Locher Turner Senet & Wittbrodt LLP, whose practice is concentrated in both the development and management of construction projects as well as handling claims and complex litigation matters. Kornblatt is skilled in drafting and negotiating bid and contract documents for owners, contractors, and subcontractors, and handling bid protest and subcontractor substitution issues for both public entity owners and bidders. Kornblatt represents clients in both litigation and arbitration, and has successfully advocated for her clients a number of times before the California Court of Appeal.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Kornblatt worked in real estate development and acquisitions, which provides additional depth and dimension to her understanding of the business and construction issues her clients face. Kornblatt received her BA from Wittenberg University and her JD from Loyola Law School where she was a member of Loyola Law Review. She has been recognized as a Southern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers and Los Angeles Magazine in 2014 through 2017.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

U.S. News & World Report
August 14, 2017
Re: Andrew T. Guzman

Dean Andrew Guzman was mentioned for joining deans of other law schools in a statement to the American Bar Association asserting that the GRE serves as a valid and reliable alternative assessment to the LSAT.

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“Taxing Wealth Seriously.” Tax Law Review 70 (2017): 305.

Edward Kleinbard
June, 2017

“Reinventing Business Taxation: The Dual Business Enterprise Income Tax,” posted to SSRN.