Miller Barondess Announces New Partners

January 17, 2024

Skip Miller

LOS ANGELES—(BUSINESS WIRE) Miller Barondess, LLP, a Los Angeles-based litigation firm, is pleased to announce the addition of trial lawyer Justin Ehrlich to its partnership, and the election of new partners, Jeffery White and Colin Rolfs.

These additions to the partnership continue the firm’s expansion.  In 2022, the firm expanded its appellate practice by adding partner Nadia Sarkis, and in 2023, the firm expanded its intellectual property practice by adding patent partner Ben Herbert.  As part of the firm’s growth strategy, Miller Barondess relocated to new, larger office space at 2121 Avenue of the Stars, occupying floors 26 and 27, in January 2023.  

“We are pleased to welcome Justin, Jeff and Colin to the partnership.  Their addition, coupled with the addition of Nadia and Ben, furthers the firm’s position as a leading full-service trial and appellate firm.  We look forward to a successful and prosperous future working with them,” said firm partner Skip Miller.

Justin Ehrlich is a trial lawyer with significant experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants, having obtained multiple seven- and eight-figure verdicts, arbitration awards, and settlements.  He specializes in professional liability, insurance bad faith, product liability, and complex business disputes.  His clients have included entrepreneurs, lawyers, private equity firms, Hall of Fame musicians, and technology companies.  Ehrlich joins Miller Barondess from Herzog, Yuhas, Ehrlich & Ardell, where he practiced with renowned trial lawyer Buddy Herzog.

“I am delighted to join Miller Barondess and be a part of this winning team. I’m excited for the challenges ahead and look forward to contributing to the firm’s success,” said Ehrlich.

Jeffery White is a trial lawyer who has represented real estate, entertainment, healthcare, financial services, and fashion industry clients.  His most significant matters include class actions, corporate governance, employment, intellectual property, product liability, fraud, and insurance disputes.  He joined Miller Barondess as an associate in 2017.  “I feel very fortunate to be joining this distinguished group of partners,” said White.

Colin Rolfs is a trial lawyer who has represented clients in complex commercial disputes involving entertainment, real estate, finance and employment.  He is recognized in Best Lawyers: ONES TO WATCH™ in the areas of Commercial Litigation and Litigation–Banking and Finance.  He joined the firm as an associate in 2018.  “Miller Barondess represents everything I believe in as a lawyer—smart, zealous advocacy, an unwavering focus on the best interests of our clients, and really good people.  I’m honored to be a partner here,” said Rolfs.

About Miller Barondess, LLP:  

Miller Barondess, LLP is a Los Angeles-based law firm specializing in litigation, including trials, appeals, arbitrations, and mediations in California and around the country. The firm represents clients in a wide range of sectors, including intellectual property, technology, real estate, healthcare, securities, entertainment and music, sports, consumer products, patents, insurance, retail, environmental, licensing and branding, financial services, and government. With a reputation for winning bet-the-company litigation, the firm is frequently hired to “save the day” before trial.