Gary Dordick

Gary A. Dordick is a trial attorney in Beverly Hills specializing in plaintiff jury trials and has over 125 trials in his career. He is an Emeritus member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Board of Governors. He won CAALA’s Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2001. He has been nominated for CAALA’s Trial Lawyer of the Year an unprecedented eleven times. He is CAOC’s (Consumer Attorneys of California) 2009 Trial Attorney of the Year. He was announced one of the Daily Journal’s Top 100 Lawyers in California in 2017, as well as one of the Daily Journal’s Top 30 Plaintiff Lawyers in California for 2016, 2018 and 2019. Mr. Dordick was named Jury Verdicts Trial Lawyer of the Year. In 2016, he was awarded the Loyola Law School Champion of Justice Award for his career achievements representing Plaintiffs. In 2015, he received the “Civil Advocate Award” from the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC). In 2003, Mr. Dordick received the University of West Los Angeles’s highest honor – The Bernard Jefferson Award.

Mr. Dordick frequently lectures trial practice, ethics and civility in the courtroom. Some of his recent lectures include: CAALA Teaching PTA, CAOC National Webinar, Brain Injury Association, Loyola Law School, Western Trial Lawyers Association, Law-Di-Gras, ASCDC Annual Seminar, CAALA and CAOC annual conference. He has held the record for the highest jury verdicts in numerous courthouses, including a record breaking $125 million dollar jury verdict in Ventura County in 2016.

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Minh Nguyen

Minh T. Nguyen is a trial lawyer for people. He is the principal lawyer at Nguyen Lawyers, A Law Corporation. He specializes in representing people with personal injuries. He handles all sorts of accidents, including car crashes, slip-and-falls, defective products, dog bites, and dangerous conditions of public property cases. He serves on the Executive Committee of the Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles and will be its President in 2023.

Minh began his legal career at Jeffrey S. Pop & Associates, a boutique personal injury law firm. He represents catastrophically injured clients in personal injury lawsuits. In 2002, right out of law school working as a certified law student, he took on an orphaned case–a case that had been rejected by three different law firms and could not find a home–from start to finish. Minh represented a five-year old boy who was injured in an intersection car accident.

The driver of the boy’s car was uninsured, unlicensed, on anti-depressant medication, and had made a left turn in front of oncoming traffic. Despite the foregoing, he sued the city of Modesto and proved that the intersection was dangerous. He recovered over $3.5 million for the boy and his family. Since then, he has gone on to recover over nine figures in settlements and verdicts for his clients. He has been recognized by his peers as a Rising Star in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2012, and a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine every year from 2014 to the present.

Minh is a Past President of the Los Angeles Trial Lawyers’ Charities, a nonprofit that raises money from lawyers and gives back to the community. Through his leadership, LATLC has given back over $3 million to the community through programs such scholarships to high school seniors, sponsorships of youth sports, and the building of special tricycles for people with disabilities in the past two years. LATLC focuses on issues related to education, children, survivors of abuse, persons with disabilities, and homelessness.

Minh serves on the Board of Directors of LINC Housing, a nonprofit which develops affordable homes for low wage earners, veterans, and people with disabilities. He also serves as a Board Member of the YMCA of Greater Long Beach.

Minh is devoted to mentoring and teaching young lawyers. He is a Founding Board of Directors Member of Brain Society of California. He is on faculty of CAALA’s Plaintiff Trial Academy and Brain Injury Association of California and regularly speaks at educational seminars including the TBI Med Legal Conference and CAALA Vegas.

In 2012, he opened his own law firm with offices in Beverly Hills and Long Beach. He believes in justice for every man, woman, and child regardless of age, race, gender or sexual orientation.

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Keith Bremer

Keith G. Bremer has been identified by the well-recognized Los Angeles Daily Journal as one of California’s Top 100 Attorneys. He is a top 50 attorney in Orange County and has also been named as one of America’s top 100 Attorneys. He is a member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), he is an AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, and voted Super Lawyer on multiple occasions. Mr. Bremer was invited to be, and is, a member of Litigation Counsel of America. He is the senior partner of Bremer, Whyte, Brown and O’Meara LLP, a 120 plus member law firm with nine full service offices throughout the Western US.

Mr. Bremer has experience in all aspects of civil and cyber litigation and has had the privilege of representing individuals in wrongful death actions, individuals who have suffered catastrophic injuries, auto manufacturers, auto dealerships, contractors, celebrities from television, movies and major sports franchises and business owners in trial.

Mr. Bremer received and recovered a verdict of over $4 million which was affirmed by way of a published opinion out of the 4th Appellate Court of Appeals.He was lead counsel in a Northern California Qui Tam case that he resolved for $184 million (U.S. ex rel. Strom v. Scios and Johnson & Johnson). He also has a published opinion addressing the internet and right to privacy out of the 4th Appellate Court of Appeals. He is a two-time recipient of the Farmers Gladiator Trial Award and a member of the Southern California Defense Counsel and the Orange County Bar Association. Mr. Bremer is a regularly featured speaker at seminars throughout the United States.

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Arash Homampour

Arash Homampour is a trial attorney that represents individuals in catastrophic injury/wrongful death, employment and insurance bad faith matters throughout the State. He was named one of the top 30 Plaintiff attorneys in 2016, 2018 and 2019 in the State by the Los Angeles Daily Journal. He was named CAALA’s 2010 trial attorney of the year and has been nominated as trial attorney of the year every year since 2004. In 2017, he was named the Ventura County Trial Lawyer’s Association as Trial Attorney of the Year. In 2018, he was named the Orange County Trial Lawyer’s Association as it’s product liability Trial Attorney of the Year. In 2007, he was named one of the Top 20 Attorneys Under the Age of 40 by the Los Angeles Daily Journal. From 2005 through the present, he has earned the distinction of being a “Super Lawyer”, with the additional recognition since 2010 as one of the top 100 Southern California Attorneys. He was the recipient of CAALA’ 2018 Ted Horn Memorial Award, presented to lawyer who has provided outstanding service to the Association and the legal community. He also handles appellate work, including successfully briefing and arguing before the California Supreme Court. He also appears as a legal analyst on television.

Humberto Guizar

Humberto also known to his friends and colleagues as Burt overcame a very rough juvenile gang background to become an attorney. He has been a lawyer for 32 years. He is a principal partner in the law firm of Guizar, Henderson &Carrazco, with offices in Montebello & Tustin, CA. He specializes in civil rights litigation with an emphasis of police shooting death cases. He also represents injured consumers in catastrophic personal injury cases.

In December of 2015 Humberto was elected as a board member for the Southern California, Board for the American Civil Liberties Union, (ACLU) where he served for 3 years. Humberto previously served as an elected Executive Board Trustee of the Mexican American Bar Association. He served on the MABA board for 12 years.

Humberto has successfully litigated significant and challenging civil rights cases resulting in repeated multiple 7 Figure settlements and verdicts for his clients. In 2012 Humberto was nominated for CAALA Trial lawyer of the year for a 3.2 million verdict against the LAPD. In 2014 Humberto resolved 4 significant civil rights cases by verdict or by settlement, in each of these cases he obtained multiple 7 figure amounts for his clients.

In 2000 Humberto was profiled in the Daily Journal for his role in obtaining one of the first 7 figure verdicts against CRASH officers from the L.A.P.D. The front-page story was entitled from “Gang member to Attorney”. Humberto was also the lead counsel in the U.S. Supreme Court case Ceballos v. Garcetti., establishing broader rights for public employees in the United States. On April 26, 2003 he was honored by the La Raza Alumni Association at California State University, Northridge with a lifetime achievement award.

Humberto is also the only known attorney anywhere that provides expert court testimony in the Southern California criminal courts as a “gang expert”. Humberto does this work pro-bono or when appointed by one of the courts.

Humberto Guizar is one of the founders of Brothers of Justice, a Consumer Attorneys Motorcycle Club. Established in 2014. Humberto is the Vice President of the Club.

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Carney Shegerian

Since launching Shegerian & Associates over a decade ago, Carney Shegerian has developed a reputation as “The People’s Attorney” — fighting passionately for the rights of his employee clients, and compassionately explaining the process as each client navigates through his or her case. As an experienced trial attorney, Mr. Shegerian has tried numerous jury trials to verdict in both state and federal court, always representing individuals that have suffered financial or emotional losses and have been wronged by employers, including major corporations. Winner of the 2013 Trial Lawyer of the Year Award as a result of trying a number of significant cases, Mr. Shegerian was also nominated, and a finalist, for the award in 2006, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Mr. Shegerian is also included in the Daily Journal’s Top Labor and Employment Lawyers list of the top 75 attorneys. His record of success for his clients – whether via substantial settlements or in a trial jury scenario, is unparalleled. He has made it his life’s mission to help those who have been wronged in the workplace. Mr. Shegerian has won over 80 jury trials, including over 40 seven figure verdicts as a plaintiff’s attorney.

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Tom Feher

Tom Feher is an award winning personal injury and product liability trial lawyer and founding member of Feher Law, APC. He has tried over 40 jury trials and obtained more than a $100 million dollars for his clients. He has been honored with several awards including 2018 CAALA’s Rising Star, 2017 OCTLA’s Young Gun, and 2016 CAOC’s Street Fighter of the year. He has given lectures, presentations, and workshops on trying cases throughout the country and on behalf of CAALA, CAOC, OCTLA, and CASD. He is a proud board member of the Brain Society of California, Consumer Attorneys of California, and the Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Charity where he volunteers his time in the community. He is a 2013 graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College and an advocate for the people.