Litigation Attorneys

Irwin B. Feinberg

Partner Litigation and Probate & Trust Irwin B. Feinberg is a partner at FMBK and our lead litigator. Before founding FMBK, he practiced at the law firm of Buchalter, Nemer, Fields, Chrystie & Younger. Mr. Feinberg clerked for the Honorable Bertram Janes, Justice of the California Court of Appeal. He lives in the Pacific Palisades with his wife, Deb, and has three sons.
Bar Admissions
  • California
Professional Associations & Memberships Honors, Awards & Accomplishments
  • Named a Super Lawyer by Los Angeles Magazine, 2005 through 2014 and named one of Southern California's Top 100 lawyers in 2013.
  • Has an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell.
  • Recipient of the Champion Award for his services to Westview School.
  • Named to ALM's "Top Rated Lawyers" list 2012 which features lawyers who have achieved an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Community Involvement
  • Serves on the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of Our House, a grief support center, and previously served three years as its Board Chair.
  • Serves on the Board of Directors of Westview School, and previously was Chairman of that Board.
  • Currently the Vice President of the Board of Directors of Claire's Place Foundation.
  • Previously served as a Member of the Board of Directors of Kayne ERAS and the Cure FD Foundation.
Recent Television Appearances

Neil H. Elan

Associate Family Law, Probate and Civil Litigation Neil Elan is an associate in FMBK's Family Law Department. His practice focuses on family law and civil litigation. Mr. Elan received a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Berkeley. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles where he graduated in the top 15% of his class.

While attending law school at Loyola, Neil served as a Family Law judicial extern for Judge David Cunningham III of the Stanley Mosk Courthouse. He also served as the Note and Comment Editor for the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review. Mr. Elan was a member of the St. Thomas More Law Honor Society and received First Honors in Financial Institutions and Legal Research and Writing.

While at Berkeley, Mr. Elan was an AIPAC Cadre Member.
Bar Admissions
  • California
Professional Associations & Memberships

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