James E. Heffner Earns San Diego Daily Transcript Top 40 Under 40 Award

Jim Heffner

The Daily Transcript announced that Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP litigation partner James E. Heffner has been selected as a “Top 40 Under 40” honoree for 2018.

“James serves as an extraordinary role model and is a valued member of the Hahn Loeser family,” said Michael J. Gleason, Partner-in-Charge of the San Diego office. “He emphasizes building honest relationships and has the mindset of an entrepreneur and leads with confidence, commitment and integrity. He is very deserving of this honor.”

According to The Daily Transcript, a leading San Diego business publication, the 2018 Top 40 Under 40 special supplement, published today, showcases the young talented professionals driving San Diego’s success stories. Editors and reporters considered emerging talent in law, construction, real estate and the public sector to find 40 professionals whose skills, integrity and leadership embody the very best the region has to offer.

Heffner’s primary practice involves class-action defense, the litigation of disputes arising from the movement of employees or information between competitors, litigation over breaches of duty, and counseling on the implications of technology and the law. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, is identified as a “Top Lawyer” by San Diego Magazine for Complex Commercial Litigation, and ranked as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2015, 2016 and 2018.

Heffner holds a J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law where he graduated magna cum laude and a B.S. from Arizona State University. He is a member of the La Jolla Bar Association, an Active Alumni of the Louis M. Welsh American Inn of Court, and a member of the San Diego Bar Association and Association of Business Trial Lawyers.