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Bartko, established 45 years ago, is a top 20 boutique law firm specializing in national and international complex litigation and investigations, as well as real estate and franchising transactions. We are a 45+ lawyer firm dedicated to the strategic cutting-edge representation of our clients in California, nationally and internationally.


Bartko Selected as Top 20 Boutique Law Firm by The Daily Journal


Patrick M. Ryan Named 2024 Leading Commercial Litigator January 24, 2024 San Francisco, CA — Patrick M. Ryan was named Leading Commercial Litigator by the Daily Journal. Since he joined the high-end litigation boutique Bartko LLP, formally operating under the name Bartko Zankel Bunzel & Miller P.C., Patrick has ascended to become its co-managing partner, […]


Daily Journal recognizes Bartko as one of the “Top Boutiques” in California November 1, 2023 The firm is proud to be recognized in the November 1, 2023 Supplement to the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal as one of the “Top Boutiques” in California.  In addition, Bartko recently celebrated its 45th Anniversary at their […]


Bartko Ranked by Best Law Firms® in 2024 November 2023 Bartko LLP has been recognized in the 2024 edition of Best Law Firms®, ranked by Best Lawyers®, nationally in one practice area and regionally in eight practice areas. Firms included in the 2024 Best Law Firms list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive […]