Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek Announces New Chairman

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Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek Announces New Chairman

The San Diego-based law firm of Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek announces that Brian T. Seltzer has been elected to the role of chairman of the board.

Seltzer is a long-time shareholder and also chief operating officer of the firm. His practice encompasses real property, business law and commercial financing, with a particular emphasis in real property transactions.

“This is an honor of which Brian is most deserving,” said Robert Caplan, president of SCMV. “We look forward to many years of his excellent guidance and leadership.”

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek was founded by Seltzer’s father, Norman, in 1948. Brian Seltzer joined the firm in 1976. A third generation of the Seltzer family also practices at the firm – Matthew Seltzer, Brian’s son, is also a shareholder

Throughout his career, Seltzer has been active in many professional and community organizations. He is a former member of the University of San Diego School of Law Board of Visitors and the former chairman of the San Diego Chamber of Commerce and the San Diego Convention Center Corporation.

Seltzer has earned extensive recognition, including being named one of the best real estate law attorneys in the country by Best Lawyers in America, as well as a Top Attorney and an Influential Leader by the San Diego Daily Transcript. He has also been recognized in San Diego Super Lawyers for Real Estate law every year since 2007.

About Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek

Founded in 1948, Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek is dedicated to excellent client service while providing a full range of business and litigation legal services. A mid-sized firm with nearly 50 attorneys, located in downtown San Diego’s Symphony Towers, Seltzer Caplan is ideally positioned to deliver the highest quality service to clients, regardless of the complexity of the legal issue.

The firm’s diverse areas of practice include: Appellate, Bankruptcy and Secured Transactions, Complex Trial Litigation, Corporate and Business, ERISA & Employee Benefits, Estate Planning and Taxation, Family, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Land Use and Environmental, Professional Liability, Real Property Transactions and Litigation and Specialized Criminal Defense.

SCMV’s clients are large national and international firms, mid-size companies and small business enterprises. They include families and individuals, financial institutions, commercial and residential real estate developers, manufacturers, hotel owners and operators, major retailers, contractors, architects and other professionals, including accountants and attorneys.

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