Pierce O'Donnell

Founder of O'Donnell & Associates

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Founder of O'Donnell & Associates, a Los Angeles trial and litigation law firm, and attorney representing Art Buchwald in his successful 1990 plagiarism suit against Paramount Pictures' over Coming to America

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