Mr. Beshoy Yakim is a dedicated and experienced attorney whose passion for justice drives him to tirelessly advocate for his clients. With a background in Criminal Defense and Personal Injury, both in pre-litigation and litigation, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his current role as an integral member of the Wilshire Law Firm’s Personal Injury Litigation team.
Mr. Yakim served as a certified law clerk for the Orange County Public Defender’s office during his time in law school at Western State University, College of Law. Where he also graduated #15 in his class. This experience further solidified his determination to advocate for the needs of individuals facing legal challenges and reinforced his belief in the significance of unwavering persistence in achieving just outcomes.
Education has played a pivotal role in shaping Beshoy’s legal acumen. He pursued his undergraduate studies at CSUF, majoring in Criminal Justice, laying a strong foundation for his future legal career. Fluent in Arabic; speaking, reading, and writing, Mr. Yakim’s language skills also enable him to effectively serve the diverse needs of his clients from various backgrounds.
Being part of the Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and the Arab American Lawyers Association of Southern California has allowed Mr. Yakim to remain connected with the legal community and stay updated on the latest developments in the field. He is well-regarded among his peers for his aggressive advocacy and unyielding determination to pursue justice for his clients. He firmly believes that true success comes from standing firm in the face of challenges and never giving up on fighting for what is right.
Beshoy comes from a lineage of attorneys in Egypt and grew up in a culture that places a strong emphasis on helping others. But dedication to his work does not overshadow his commitment to his family and personal interests. Outside of work, he enjoys playing soccer and exploring new destinations with his wife, which allows him to recharge and maintain a healthy work-life balance.
In both his professional and personal life, Mr. Beshoy Yakim exemplifies the wisdom of his favorite quote, “A river cuts through a rock not because of its power but its persistence.” Through his relentless pursuit of justice, he continues to leave a positive impact on the lives of his clients and the legal community at large.