Arash Homampour

The Homampour Law Firm
15303 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 1000
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
323-658-8077
www.homampour.com


Arash Homampour has obtained more than $300 million in settlements, verdicts and judgments for his clients. He is a trial attorney who in the last four years alone has obtained many successful trial results (ranging from $2.5 million to $15 million) against the state of California, Costco Stores, Farmers Insurance Exchange, Allstate Insurance, and Louisville Ladder in a wide array of cases involving dangerous roads, dangerous ladders, dangerous premises, and unlawful employment practices. In 2010, he was named by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) as its Trial Attorney of the Year. CAALA is the largest plaintiff attorney group in the country. In 2007, he was named one of the Top 20 Attorneys Under the Age of 40 in the State of California by the Los Angeles Daily Journal. Every year since 2004, he has received nominations for Trial Attorney of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys of California and/or CAALA. Since 2005, he has been designated a Super Lawyer by Los Angeles Magazine and Law & Politics. Since 2010, he has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Southern California Super Lawyers which is based on the lawyers who received the highest point totals in the Southern California nomination, research and blue ribbon review process. He has also successfully briefed and argued many appeals, including a recent California Supreme Court victory in Cortez v. Abich (2011) 51 Cal. 4th 285.
Arash frequently lectures throughout the state on all matters related to trial practice and has published many articles. You can find copies of those articles or videos of his presentations at www.caala.org or www.caoc.org
Areas of Practice
2014 | Top 100 Attorneys in Southern California
Litigation
Insurance Bad Faith
Personal Injury
Employment
Business
Litigation Percentage
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions
California, 1993
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1993
Education
Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
B.S., Bachelor of Science - June, 1989
Major: Economics/Finance
Published Works
Preparing the Strategic (Organic) Discovery Plan , Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, 2005
Using PowerPoint During Trial , Consumer Attorneys of California - Forum Magazine, 2005
Juror Bias - What to Do , Consumer Attorneys of California - Forum Magazine, 2006
Anatomy of Trial Technology , Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles - Advocate Magazine, 2007
Using PowerPoint and other cool technology to make your case , Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles - Advocate Magazine, 2008
The Deposition and Cross-Exam of Defense Experts , Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles - Advocate Magazine, 2012
Representative Cases
Adato v. City of Los Angeles, 2012 WL 4373458 (California Court of Appeal 2012)
Soto v. Costco Wholesale Corporation, 2012 WL 3361389 (California Court of Appeal 2012)
Claro v. Target Corporation, 2012 WL 1620905 (California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District 2012)
Cortez v. Abich, 51 Cal.4th 285 (California Supreme Court 2011)
Turner v. Wu, 2007 WL 2317671 (California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District 2007)
Medina v. City of Fontana, 2007 WL 1683617 (California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District 2007)
White v. Contreras, 2002 Cal.App.LEXIS 157 (California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District 2002)
Cohen v. State Farm, 68 F.Supp. 2d 1151 (United States District Court - Federal 1999)
Classes/Seminars
Discovery and Creating a Discovery Plan, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, September 1, 2004 - Present
Demonstrative Evidence, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2005 - Present
How Do You Do That? Trial Technology for the Trial Lawyer, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , May 1, 2005 - Present
Using Case Management Software Products, California Employment Lawyers Association, September 10, 2005 - Present
Trial Technology, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2005 - Present
Cross Examining Defense Experts, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2006 - Present
Premises Liability, Consumer Attorneys of California - California College of Trial Arts, November 1, 2006 - Present
Revenge of the Nerds; PowerPoint and CaseMap for the Technically Challenged, Consumer Attorneys of California - California College of Trial Arts, December 1, 2006 - Present
Advanced Trial Skills, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2007 - Present
Trial Lawyer Skills for the New Attorney, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, June 1, 2007 - Present
Cross Examining Defense Experts, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , October 15, 2007 - Present
Trial Skills, California Employment Lawyers Association , September 1, 2007 - Present
Framing the Case, California Employment Lawyers Association , June 1, 2007 - Present
Lawsuits Against Public Entities, Ventura County Bar Association , August 2, 2007 - Present
Discovery, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2008 - Present
Discovery in a Disability Discrimination Case, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Employment Section , May 1, 2008 - Present
Defeating Motions for Summary Judgment, Consumer Attorneys of California - California College of Trial Arts, November 1, 2008 - Present
Mock Trial - Defense Attorney Closing, California Employment Lawyers Association , September 20, 2009 - Present
Working with Experts on Economic Losses, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2009 - Present
Day in the Life Videos, California Applicants Attorneys Association , June 1, 2009 - Present
Wrongful Death Damages, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2010 - Present
Jury Selection, Consumer Attorneys of Inland Empire , November 1, 2010 - Present
Trial Lawyer Skills for the New Attorney, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , May 4, 2010 - Present
Trial Lawyer Skills, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , April 1, 2011 - April 8, 2011
Expert Depositions, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles , September 1, 2011 - Present
Personal injury themes, concepts and tactics in employment cases, California Employment Lawyers Association , October 9, 2011 - Present
Trial Fundamentals 101 by the Masters - Creative Closing Arguments, Consumer Attorneys of California - California College of Trial Arts, November 1, 2011 - Present
Large Verdicts Against Sympathetic Defendants and Public Entities, Los Angeles County Bar Association Inn of Court, July 1, 2011 - Present
Selecting the Right Experts, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, September 1, 2012 - Present
Use of Electronic Evidence and Trial Technology, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, September 1, 2013 - Present
Honors and Awards
Trial Lawyer of the Year (Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles), January 1, 2010 - December 31, 2010
Top 20 under 40 (Los Angeles Daily Journal), January 1, 2007 - December 31, 2007
Top 100 Super Lawyer in Southern California, January 1, 2010 - December 31, 2013
Professional Associations and Memberships
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Board of Governor
Consumer Attorneys of California
Trial Lawyer Charities, Board of Director
American Association for Justice
Pro Bono Activities
Board of Director of Trial Lawyers Charities
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$37,500,000 dangerous condition of public property $37,000,000 negligent supervision $15,000,00 wrongful death $12,000,000 bus v. auto
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TLC Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Charities Super Lawyers Consumer Attorneys Association Of Los Angeles Board Member MEET: ARASH HOMAMPOUR
In 2007, he was named one of the Top 20 Attorneys Under the Age of 40 by the Los Angeles Daily Journal.
Every year from 2004 through 2012, he has received nominations for Trial Attorney of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys of California and/or the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.
He was recently awarded CAALA's Trial Attorney of the year award for 2009 – 2010.
He also received recognition by the Los Angeles Daily Journal for obtaining one of the top 10 Verdicts in California in 2004.
He has been identified as a Super Lawyer since 2005 and one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Southern California since 2010