Trial Lawyers Empowering People

We assert the rights of individuals from all walks of life, empowering them to move forward with peace of mind.

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Top California Trial Lawyers

Empowering People To Overcome Life’s Legal Problems

We represent individuals from all walks of life including those who have been treated unfairly by their bosses and those who have been let down by a trusted legal professional. We strive to empower our clients so they can achieve positive results and move forward to a better future.

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Guided By Our Values

Guided by oath, duty and obligation, the professional of law possesses extraordinary power. We must be prepared to hold our profession to the highest ideals of integrity of competency and integrity.

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Legal Malpractice

We help the victims of legal malpractice, making things right when lawyers don’t rise to our profession’s standard.

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Employment Law & Discrimination

We represent employees who have been discriminated against, including due to pregnancy or disability.

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Wrongful Termination

We pursue justice for members of protected classes who have been wrongfully terminated.

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Wage & Hour Claims

We fight to ensure California workers are fully and appropriately compensated for their time and labor.

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Sexual Harassment

We strive to achieve justice for victims and hold the perpetrators of sexual harassment accountable.

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Proven Trial Attorneys

Our attorneys are committed to an entrepreneurial approach. We have acquired a reputation as professionals who perform through resourceful and aggressive litigation. Our clients come first and we are focused on their ultimate objectives above all else.

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Meet Our Attorneys

RON MAKAREM Principal Attorney

RON MAKAREM
Principal Attorney

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SAMUEL ALMON
Senior Associate Attorney

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NICHOLAS STADMILLER
Senior Associate Attorney

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REBECCA CLAUDAT
Associate Attorney

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ALEXIS HAMES
Associate Attorney

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JARED WALDER
Associate Attorney

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DEBORAH P. GUTIERREZ
Of Counsel

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ANTONIO GONZALEZ
Of Counsel

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SUSAN HUERTA
Of Counsel

Testimonials

What Our Clients Are Saying

“I have been a client for 4 years. This is the hardest working and professional law firm I have had represent me in my 40 years in business. Always available to talk. Great research support. Happy to recommend to any firm large or small as well as individuals. Excellent trial attorneys.”

STEVE WOLFSON
President-Ultimate Fit, Inc.
Whittier, CA

“Makarem & Associates recently helped me with a complex intellectual property malpractice lawsuit. [Ron Makarem’s] legal expertise along with his team of financial experts created a fortified combination that got the results I wanted…”

DARCY S.
Altadena, CA

“Mr. Makarem represented our company in a long and arduous arbitration in an ethics lawsuit against another lawyer… It was not an easy case; however, his knowledge of the law was very impressive to us and the judge…”

DONNA S.
Signal Hill, CA

“The results [Ron Makarem] obtained on my behalf far beyond exceeded my expectations. He was tenacious and determined; a skilled negotiator who would accept nothing but that to which I was clearly entitled…”

GEORGIANNA K.

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Verdicts & Settlements

Recoveries

$2,600,000
Skadden Arps

Legal malpractice lawsuit settlement…

$2,530,000
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Legal malpractice and attorney-client fee dispute …

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