LOS ANGELES, July 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Los Angeleslaw office Sklar Kirsh LLP announced that the partners Robbin Itkin and Serineh Baghdasarian and Director of Finance and IT Emilie Lichtman were selected as nominees for the Los Angeles Business JournalFemale Leadership Award.”The 2022 Women’s Leadership Awards honor the impact and achievements of women business leaders in the Los Angeles community.

“Robbin, Serineh and Emily are among our most dedicated professionals, consistently proving their ability to provide the firm’s clients with the highest level of strategy and service,” the firm’s Co-Chair said. Jeffrey Skler. “We are proud to see them recognized for their hard work.”

Itkin and Lichtman were selected as nominees for the “Senior Executive of the Year” category, which recognizes professionals who are key members of their organization’s leadership team.

Itkin is a partner of At Sklar Kirsh Bankruptcy Practice Group. His experience in restructuring billions of dollars in debt includes insolvency resolutions in Chapter 11 cases and numerous restructurings outside of the courtroom. As a mediator, Itkin uses her problem-solving strength to advise both healthy and struggling companies, leading them to negotiate effectively with their own creditors and counterparties who are in fragile economic situations. In the community, Itkin sits on various boards, including the Women’s Leadership Council of Los Angeles and Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE) where young adults learn financial responsibility. Throughout Itkin’s career, she has mentored and empowered emerging professional women with support and career development.

Lichtman has been with Sklar Kirsh since 2015 and has been integral to the growth and management of the business since its inception. As the firm’s Director of Finance and IT, Lichtman manages the day-to-day operations of the firm to ensure lawyers’ energy and focus can be directed towards the client. Lichtman also mentors a number of professional women at the firm, providing them with guidance and support in their careers.

Baghdasarian was selected in the “Women to Watch” category, recognizing emerging leaders who have already demonstrated a significant impact on their organizations and the local business community. She is a partner in the firm Real Estate Department. His experience includes representing real estate private equity funds, developers and institutional and non-institutional investors in all areas of transactional real estate and real estate finance.

Sklar Kirsh LLP is a boutique law firm that provides sophisticated, expert advice in the areas of corporate, real estate, bankruptcy and entertainment law, as well as commercial, real estate and entertainment litigation. For more information, visit www.SklarKirsh.com.