Legal Team

H. Gavin Long, Esq.

H. Gavin Long, Esq.

Senior Partner

H. Gavin Long, Esq., is a distinguished Senior Partner and celebrated trial attorney. Earning recognition as the Orange County Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2016 and 2020, with a nomination in 2021. Acknowledged for his exemplary legal skills, he secured two of the Top 50 Jury Verdicts in 2019 and was the
Consumer Attorney of California Trial Lawyer of the Year Runner-Up in 2020. Long’s commitment to excellence is accentuated by his significant client recoveries, a 5-star rating on Avvo, and consistent accolades from legal publications.

Colin M. Jones, Esq.

Senior Partner & Senior Trial Attorney

Colin M. Jones, Esq. is a sharp, dynamic lawyer with a passion for the courtroom and is as invested in understanding his clients as he is the law. Wilshire Law Firm’s First Partner and Lead Trial Attorney, Colin holds an authentic and genuine desire to connect with people, endearing him to clients, judges, and juries alike.

Jon C. Teller, Esq.

Senior Partner & Senior Trial Attorney

Jon C. Teller, Esq., is a Senior Partner and an award-winning Senior Trial Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm. Going toe-to-toe with some of the largest insurance companies in the world, such as Allstate, Geico, Progressive, AAA, and State Farm, Jon has a proven track record of obtaining righteous verdicts of millions of dollars for his deserving clients.

Justin F. Marquez, Esq.

Senior Partner

Justin F. Marquez is a Senior Partner of Employment Class Actions and Complex Litigation at Wilshire Law Firm. A steadfast advocate for consumers and employees in litigation, Justin specializes in wage and hour claims, consumer protection, data breach, whistleblower actions concerning false claims and SEC matters, qui tam claims, and more.

John Yslas, Esq.

John G. Yslas, Esq.

Senior Partner

John G. Yslas is a Senior Partner with more than twenty-five years of experience in the Employment Class Actions and Complex Litigation Group who also handles select single plaintiffs cases. John is an accomplished and highly skilled litigator with an established history of success in lengthy cases involving multiple parties and millions of dollars.

Tae Kim

Tae-Yoon Kim, Esq.


Well-versed in all phases of the litigation process, Tae-Yoon Kim, Esq. is a proven attorney who brings nearly two decades of experience to Wilshire Law Firm. Deeply determined to stand up for those without a voice, Tae focuses his practice on protecting the rights of individuals against greedy corporations and insurance companies.

Daniel Desantis

Daniel DeSantis, Esq.

Partner & Senior Trial Attorney

Daniel DeSantis is a Partner and Senior Trial Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm where he represents injured victims in catastrophic personal injury cases while being a recognized leader in the Los Angeles legal community. In 2018, 2020, and 2021, Mr. DeSantis had the distinct honor of being nominated as the annual Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles Rising Star Recipient.

Johnny Ogata, Esq.


Johnny Ogata, Esq. is a Senior Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm who specializes in client relations. As the primary client intake attorney at Wilshire Law Firm, Johnny helps establish strong relationships between the firm and new or prospective clients that are built to last.

Mary Lee Caruso, Esq.


Ms. Mary Caruso is a distinguished Partner at the Wilshire Law Firm with more than 24 years of experience in the field of Civil Litigation, specializing in personal injury cases.

Jennifer P. Burkes, Esq.


Jennifer P. Burkes is a noted SuperLawyer and a seasoned Partner at Wilshire Law Firm with more than 30 years of experience specializing in catastrophic personal injury cases. She is known for securing substantial settlements and verdicts and has a proven record of achieving success for her clients.

Nicol Hajjar, Esq.

Junior Partner

Nicol Hajjar, Esq. is a skilled litigation attorney who focuses on employment law at Wilshire Law Firm. An experienced employee advocate, Nicol focuses solely on representing clients in cases involving wage and hour claims, wrongful termination, workplace harassment (including sexual harassment), workplace discrimination, workplace retaliation, and Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) claims.

Ariella Perry, Esq.

Senior Trial Attorney

Senior Attorney Ariella E. Perry is a passionate champion for the rights and interests of her plaintiffs. After serving as a defense lawyer for over a decade, she now leverages this experience to fight for her clients to secure the highest possible financial settlements. Ariella specializes in helping clients navigate a multitude of legal areas.

Gail Richardson, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Gail W. Richardson is an accomplished Senior Attorney with over twenty years of experience in personal injury litigation. Throughout her tenure, Gail has successfully represented clients in both federal and state courts with expertise in a broad range of legal matters, including motor vehicle accidents, premise and product liability, and catastrophic injuries.

Jonathan E. Meislin, Esq. M.B.A.

Senior Attorney

Jonathan E. Meislin, Esq. M.B.A. is an esteemed Senior Attorney with 17 years of legal expertise. Proficient in areas such as Personal Injury, Premises Liability, and Auto/Trucking cases, Jonathan received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona Eller College of Management, his master’s in business administration (MBA) from the University of San Diego Knauss School of Business, and his Law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law. Guided by his philosophy of respect and advocacy, he remains dedicated to helping clients achieve their objectives.

Will A. Ramey, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Will A. Ramey, Esq., brings 14 years of legal expertise to Wilshire Law Firm, specializing in Personal Injury Litigation. His practice areas include Semi-Truck Collisions, Rideshare Injuries, Premises Liability, and Auto Collisions. Will holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, complementing his earlier education from American River College (AA in General Studies) and Brigham Young University (BA in Political Science). 

Andrew Haling

Andrew Haling, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Andrew Haling is a Senior Attorney who helps clients manage legal disputes and pursue out-of-court settlements. Andrew employs more than twelve years of legal experience in assisting clients with a multitude of case types: wrongful death, catastrophic injury, car and bike accidents, dog bites, product and premise liability, government claims, and more.

Douglas M. Weisband, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Douglas M. Weisband, Esq. is a Senior Attorney in his sixth year of practicing law. Douglas’ practice focuses on Employment Law, with an emphasis on Discrimination, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, and Wrongful Termination. 

Caryn Brottman Sanders, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Caryn Brottman Sanders, Esq., brings over 29 years of legal expertise to her role as a Supervising Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm. Specializing in personal injury law, her practice encompasses a wide range of cases, including accidents involving automobiles, trucks, and pedestrians, slip or trip and falls/premises liability, dog bites, as well as matters involving catastrophic injuries or wrongful death.

Don Ledgard, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Don K. Ledgard, Esq., is a seasoned Supervising Attorney with 23 years of experience, and a leading advocate in personal injury law. Specializing in motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death cases, and product liability, Don’s exceptional track record includes numerous substantial settlements that have brought relief to countless clients.

Nairi Paterson, Esq.

Senior Trial Attorney

Nairi Paterson, Esq. is a Senior Trial Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm. Nairi brings over 22 years of experience as a trial attorney. She specializes in helping clients who have been injured, including persons who have experienced catastrophic injuries, traumatic brain injuries, automobile and bicycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, premises incidents, and other areas involving personal […]

Hazel S. Chang, Esq.


Hazel S. Chang is a seasoned Attorney with a diverse legal background and an impressive compensation record on behalf of her clients. Throughout Hazel’s unique legal career, she has engaged in the formulation of litigation strategies, extensive case management, and trial preparation. She brings her considerable knowledge and a keen eye for detail to every case.

Sutton Shapiro

Sutton A. Shapiro, Esq.

Trial Attorney

Sutton Shapiro is a veteran Trial Attorney with over eleven years of experience as an attorney and seventeen years’ experience serving the Wilshire Law Firm. Sutton specializes in personal injury, employment law, and commercial litigation; however, due to his passionate desire to help innocent accident victims and their families, Sutton focuses on personal injury cases.

Shervin Ghanoongoi

Shervin G. Ghanoongooi, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Shervin G. Ghanoongooi serves as a Supervising Pre-Litigation attorney helping clients pursue the financial compensation that they deserve. Shervin works with clients involved in catastrophic injury cases. He is fervently committed to helping those wronged by the negligence of corporations and others receive the care, compassion, and counsel they deserve.

Megan Koster

Megan Koster, Esq.

Senior Supervising Attorney

Megan Koster is a Senior Supervising Attorney with more than eleven years of experience working within a diverse range of practice areas including wrongful deaths, catastrophic injuries, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, slip and fall claims, government claims, and dog bites. Megan’s expertise and dedication to helping her team succeed are unmatched.

Alivia E. Abreu, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Alivia Abreu is a Supervising Attorney with two years of experience practicing as an attorney and seven years of experience in the legal field. She specializes in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death, especially catastrophic injury, traumatic brain injury, and traumatic spine injury cases. Alivia is a passionate advocate for her clients as she fights for justice.

Brian M. Jacobson, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Brian M. Jacobson, Esq. brings seven years of Personal Injury experience to his role as Supervising Attorney, serving clients throughout California in English and Spanish. Recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star and as a member of the Million Dollar Advocate Forum, Brian’s dedication to excellence is unwavering.

Bryana S. Paulsen, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Bryana S. Paulsen, Esq., brings over 6 years of legal experience to Wilshire Law Firm, specializing in Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Auto/Trucking Cases, and Wrongful Death claims. She graduated from Sacramento State University before earning her Juris Doctorate from Golden Gate University, School of Law.

Thiago Cohelo

Thiago Coelho, Esq.


Thiago M. Coelho, Esq. handles complex class and mass actions for Wilshire Law Firm. Well-versed in issues like consumer protection and data privacy, much of Thiago’s innovative legal work has been at the center of this developing area of law.

Paul C. Cook, Esq.

Senior Law & Motion Attorney

Paul C. Cook, Esq., holds the title of Senior Law & Motion Attorney, bringing over 30 years of experience in civil litigation to Wilshire Law Firm. Paul earned his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from California Western School of Law. He also holds a Bachelor of Science from California State University, Northridge.

Edward E. Kim, Esq.

Law and Motion Attorney

Edward E. Kim, Esq., is a dynamic Law and Motion Attorney specializing in employment law with a focus on wage and hour representative actions. He believes in standing up for those who may think they don’t have a voice and supporting them in changing their own lives, uplifting their loved ones as well as their community.

Bradford Smith, Esq.

Law & Motion Attorney

Bradford Smith, Esq., serves as a Law & Motion Attorney, specializing in Employment Wage and Hour cases. With his legal experience and admission to the bar, Bradford brings a new perspective and a dedicated approach to his practice. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Irvine, and earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles.

Jesus Torres

JesĂşs Torres, Esq

Senior Trial Attorney

Jesús Torres is a Senior Trial Attorney at the Wilshire Law Firm with over two decades of experience specializing in products liability, toxic torts, mass torts, catastrophic personal injury, and wrongful death cases. Jesús has a diverse legal background and has been involved in numerous high-profile cases. He employs his extensive legal background to zealously fight for his clients’ rights.

Christopher J. Mohamed, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Christopher J. Mohamed, Esq., a distinguished Senior Attorney with a significant number of years practicing law. Chris is known for his meticulous approach to cases, guided by the principles of diligence, passion, knowledge, and dedication.

Wesley Shelton, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Wesley Shelton, Esq., Senior Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm, represents employees facing workplace harassment, discrimination, retaliation, breach of contract and more.  Prior to joining Wilshire Law Firm, he worked for 12 years as an employment attorney at elite international law firms representing employers.  Wesley has first-chair trial experience, and in 2022 obtained an award of nearly $1 million at trial for his client.  He obtained his undergraduate degree from UCLA and his law degree from UC Davis. 

Jade S. Koller, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Jade S. Koller, a Senior Attorney with ten years of legal practice, stands out as a dedicated advocate in Personal Injury Litigation and Trials. Holding a Juris Doctor from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky, her academic foundation underscores her commitment to excellence in the legal profession.

Carlos Andres Perez, Esq.

Intake Attorney

Carlos Andres Perez, Esq. is an experienced Intake Attorney with 10 years of expertise in employment law litigation, championing the rights of workers facing workplace discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination. Carlos’ dedication to accountability, fluency in Spanish, and passion for helping others distinguish him in the legal community.

Clayton Lee

Clayton Lee, Esq.

Senior Associate Attorney

Clayton Lee is a Senior Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm with over sixteen years of experience practicing law. Clayton specializes in representing clients in the areas of personal injury, elder abuse, habitability, medical malpractice, and toxic tort claims. An aggressive but professional litigator, Clayton uses an outside of the box approach to achieve the best possible results on behalf of his clients.

Marcelis E. Morris, Esq.

Senior Associate Attorney

Marcelis E. Morris is a highly accomplished Senior Associate with 10 years of expertise in Personal Injury law. A graduate of Loyola Law School Los Angeles, Marcelis is renowned for securing significant settlements, including a $5 million bus v. pedestrian case. Outside the courtroom, Marcelis volunteers at his local church and enjoys quality time with his family, indulging in his passion for playing the guitar.

Stephen Sommers, Esq.

Settlement Attorney

Stephen Sommers, Esq., is a Settlement Attorney specializing in the practice areas of Wrongful Termination, Wage theft, Sexual Harassment, ADA, Wage and Hour, Disability discrimination, Employee Privacy, Retaliation, Employee Agreements, General Advice and Consultations.

Lisa M. Stevenson, Esq.

Law & Motion Attorney

Lisa M. Stevenson, Esq., serves as a Law and Motion Attorney, focusing on Personal Injury cases with 21 years of legal experience. She earned her Bachelor’s in English from the University of Michigan and attended the University of San Francisco, School of Law as a Merit Scholar.

John Brown, Esq.

Associate Attorney

John Brown, Esq., is an Associate Attorney specializing in Class Action Employment Law. John earned his Juris Doctor from UCLA School of Law and holds a Bachelor of Arts from UC Berkeley. John is also a member of the California State Bar, reflecting his commitment to legal excellence and professional integrity through his focus on making a long-lasting impact in the workplace.

Ginger Wang, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ginger Wang, Esq., is an accomplished Associate Attorney to General Counsel with a robust 12-year tenure specializing primarily in Employment Law, complemented by experience in immigration and personal injury law. Graduating from the prestigious University of California, Berkeley for her undergraduate studies and Chapman University for her law degree, Ginger further enriched her legal education with studies abroad at Fudan University and Tsinghua University in China.

Jennifer Leinbach

Jennifer Leinbach, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Jennifer Leinbach is an accomplished Associate Attorney specializing in class action litigation and appellate law. With over twelve years of experience, Jennifer helps individuals navigate complex class action lawsuits. Throughout her illustrious career, Jennifer has obtained landmark judgments and negotiated resolutions on behalf of thousands of individuals.

Lane Friedman, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Lane Friedman is an Associate Attorney renowned for his diverse legal background and unwavering commitment to justice. With extensive experience spanning Criminal Defense, Worker’s Compensation, and Personal Injury law, Lane’s expertise is a fusion of passion and dedication to the law.

Jeffrey Bils, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Jeffrey Bils is an accomplished Senior Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm who has practiced law for over nine years while fiercely advocating for his clients. Jeffrey practices in the legal areas of employment class and representative actions, as well as employment single-plaintiff actions. Jeffrey brings diligence and integrity to his advocacy to ensure that his clients receive justice.

Ryan Scott Cowan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ryan Scott Cowan, Esq., serves as an Associate Attorney with a focus on Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Dog Bite cases, Toxic Torts, and Complex Civil Litigation. With eight years of legal experience, Ryan is a seasoned advocate dedicated to representing clients with compassion and tenacity. He obtained his education from Indiana University – Bloomington and earned his law degree from Pepperdine University School of Law, equipping him with a solid foundation for his legal career.

Diego Aviles, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Diego Aviles, Esq., is a dedicated Senior Attorney with a notable career in the legal field. Committed to empowering workers and promoting financial equity, Diego’s drive is a true testament to what one can achieve when believing in justice and being part of a community deserving fairness and representation.

Nathan Kingery

Nathan Kingery, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Nathan Kingery is a Senior Attorney whose vast legal knowledge and litigation skills make him a key asset to Wilshire Law Firm’s employment department. Practicing law since 2016, Nathan focuses on employment law including wrongful termination, sexual harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour law. Nathan fights for his clients to ensure that they receive justice.

Erik Dos Santos,  Esq.

Senior Associate Attorney

Erik Dos Santos, holds the title of Senior Associate Attorney, specializing in Wage and Hour Class Actions with over 7 years of experience. His journey into law began with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Minor in Global Health from Arizona State University, followed by earning his Juris Doctorate from UCLA School […]

Elizabeth Votra, Esq

Associate Attorney

Elizabeth Votra is an Associate Attorney who specializes in representing employees in cases involving workplace discrimination, workplace harassment, wage and hour, and Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) claims. Well-regarded by her peers, Elizabeth believes it is essential to enact change for those who experience unequal pay and unfair treatment inside the workplace.

Daniel Kramer

Daniel J. Kramer, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Daniel J. Kramer is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm representing clients in the areas of employment law, wage and hour class actions, and Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) claims. Daniel is a fierce advocate for wronged and mistreated employees, and he fights on their behalf to ensure that they receive their entitled financial compensation.

Ghazaleh Attaran, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ghazaleh Attaran is an Associate Attorney with more than six years of experience representing clients in the areas of employment law, wrongful termination, and wage and hour cases. Ghazaleh has a passion for defending the rights of wrongfully terminated employees, and she places significance on establishing mutual trust and comfort in the attorney-client relationship.

Benjamin Haber, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Benjamin Haber, Esq. focuses his practice primarily on employment and class action litigation and qui tam “whistleblower” cases. He is passionate about giving a voice to individuals who have suffered at the hands of major companies.

Jesenia Martinez

Jesenia Martinez, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Jesenia Martinez is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm whose legal specialization is in civil litigation and consumer class action lawsuits. With over five years of experience practicing law, Jesenia is a passionate advocate for her clients. She has demonstrated a unique ability to find successful ways to argue on behalf of her clients’ rights, and her method is proven.

Adam Sherman, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Adam J. Sherman, a dedicated Associate Attorney specializing in Employment Law, brings six years of legal expertise and a profound commitment to individual rights. With a background marked by exemplary service in the military and a strong philosophy of integrity, truth, and justice, Adam advocates for the rights of individuals against corporate powers, showcasing his dedication both within and outside the courtroom.

Todd P. Drakeford, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Todd P. Drakeford, Esq., is an experienced attorney with a passion for helping individuals navigate the complexities of personal injury, lemon law, and unlawful detainer cases.

Elizabeth Macayan, Esq.

Law & Motion Attorney

Elizabeth Macayan is an Associate Attorney with over seven years of experience working to represent clients in law and motion practice. Over her tenure, Elizabeth has worked diligently to become an expert in all procedural aspects of litigation, including drafting and arguing motions and presenting legal arguments to persuade courts to rule in her and her clients’ favor.

Arsine Grigoryan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Arsiné Grigoryan is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm specializing in employment law, class action litigation, and PAGA claims. A passionate advocate for justice, Arsiné practices open communication with her clients in order to best pursue justice on their behalf. For over five years, Arsiné has consistently secured seven-figure settlements in a variety of industries.

Stephan Chichportich, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Stephan Chichportich is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm who represents clients in the areas of catastrophic personal injury. Stephan fights for justice for his clients who have experienced extreme personal injury and seeks to help them by pursuing maximum financial compensation. With five years of experience, Stephan’s approach to litigation is proven.

Shams W. Naimi, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Shams W. Naimi, Esq. is a versatile litigator at Wilshire Law Firm. He specializes in litigating employment law cases through all stages up to trial. With over five years of experience, Shams has litigated hundreds of cases including wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour, and Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) claims.

Daniel Uzi Frydman, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Daniel Uzi Frydman is an Associate Attorney who is dedicated to serving clients and providing them with high-quality representation. Daniel has a deep understanding of the law, and he has demonstrated his successful methods, achieving numerous victories on behalf of his clients. Daniel works diligently to explore all options in litigation to ensure that justice is served.

David Vartanian, Esq.

Associate Attorney

David Vartanian, Esq., an empathetic Associate Attorney with a passion for personal injury law. Guided by the principle of empathy, he brings a unique perspective to his practice, achieving notable settlements and embodying strength and passion for what’s right.

Zachary D. Greenberg, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Zachary Greenberg is a fourth-year Associate Attorney who works exclusively in complex litigation of class and representative PAGA actions in both state and federal court. Zachary is well-versed in all aspects of class and PAGA litigation and utilizes a creative approach to obtaining results for class members and aggrieved employees.

Roxy S. Shekarriz, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Roxy S. Shekarriz, Esq., is a litigation associate attorney for senior partner, H. Gavin Long, Esq. Roxy specializes in serious personal injury and product liability cases, handling both state and federal court matters. She advocates fearlessly for clients who’ve experienced catastrophic losses like traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, workers’ compensation claims, and wrongful death. Roxy is well-versed in mass torts and multi-district litigation, particularly in product liability cases.  

Harry Erganyan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Harry Erganyan is an accomplished Associate Attorney with a passion for legal integrity. Harry specializes in Complex Wage-and-Hour Class Actions and PAGA (Private Attorney General Act) Actions, delivering dedication and commitment to his clients and upholding the highest ethical standards.

Kaitlin D. Sears, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Kaitlin D. Sears, Esq., is an accomplished Associate Attorney specializing in personal injury law. With over 6 years of legal expertise and 11 years as a certified mediator, Kaitlin is passionate about delivering justice to her clients. Her dedication, coupled with a commitment to growth and learning, sets her apart in the legal field.

Angela Xie, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Yaqi (“Angela”) Xie, Esq., is an Associate Attorney specializing in Labor & Employment law with a focus on FEHA discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and Labor Code whistleblower cases. With years of legal practice under her belt, Angela brings a wealth of experience to Wilshire Law Firm. Serving as a Summer Law Clerk at LA Superior Court and a Law Clerk at Bentley & More LLP, for a year, before being admitted to the bar.

Arrash Fattahi, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Arrash T. Fattahi is an Associate Attorney who specializes in labor and employment litigation, wage and hour class actions, and Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) claims. Approaching all his cases with a similar mindset, Arrash brings fierce advocacy and trusted advisory to all his clients’ legal needs. Regardless of the case, Arrash prioritizes building strong relationships with clients.

Aram Boyadjian, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Aram Boyadjian is an Associate Attorney who specializes in wage and hour class action cases, Private Attorneys General Act claims, and litigation. Aram has already assisted in litigating dozens of complex class action matters on behalf of clients. Aram displays a high level of attention to detail in all the cases that he works and ensures justice for all those he represents.

Mariam Nazaretyan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mariam Nazaretyan, Esq., is an Associate Attorney with a background in International Humanitarian Law and Employment Law, who brings years of legal experience to her practice. She obtained her degrees from Loyola Marymount University and Southwestern Law School, laying a solid foundation for her career.

Jesse Chen, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Jesse Chen is an Associate Attorney who is an expert in the legal areas of data privacy litigation and class action consumer litigation. Jesse seeks to hold corporations accountable when private personal information is leaked due to carelessness and oversight. Jesse’s patience and attention to detail in the work he completes helps him to successfully represent his clients.

Beshoy Yakim, Esq.

Associate Attorney

As an experienced attorney with a background in Criminal Defense and Personal Injury, Beshoy Yakim fearlessly champions his clients’ causes at Wilshire Law Firm. From his time as a certified law clerk at Orange County Public Defender’s office to his fluency in Arabic, Beshoy is committed to serving diverse needs. His unwavering persistence, inspired by his attorney lineage, drives him to achieve just outcomes. Through his relentless pursuit of justice, Mr. Yakim leaves a positive impact on clients and the legal community.

Ricardo Chavez, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ricardo Chavez is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm specializing in representing clients in personal injury litigation. He is a humble litigator who seeks justice on behalf of his clients as he works to represent them. Ricardo’s tenacity and dedication to advocacy is what separates him from other attorneys, and he leverages this determination to secure compensation that his clients deserve.

Caesar Valladares, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Caesar Valladares, Esq., is a Prelit Associate Attorney specializing in Personal Injury law with a steadfast commitment to seeking justice for victims. Ceasar holds a degree from the University of La Verne and furthered his education at the University of La Verne College of Law. As a Prelit Associate Attorney, he actively engages in personal injury cases, demonstrating his dedication to helping those who have suffered due to life-altering accidents.

Sara Martinez, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Sara Martinez, Esq., is an accomplished Associate Attorney specializing in Personal Injury law, with expertise in vehicle collisions, pedestrian incidents, premises liability, dog bites, and wrongful death cases. With years of legal practice in California, Sara has become a distinguished figure in the legal field. Sara earned her law degree from the University of La Verne, College of Law. During her time in law school, she was on the school’s Moot Court Team.

Catharine McGlynn, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Catharine “Kate” McGlynn, an Associate Attorney, has focused her practice almost exclusively on Single-Plaintiff Employment Law with an emphasis on Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation. Catharine’s educational foundation includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in Pre-Law from Arcadia University. She went on to obtain her Juris Doctor from the University of Massachusetts School of Law where she excelled academically and served as Notes Editor for the UMass Law Review, was recognized with the Oral Advocacy Award, and was selected as a recipient for the National Association of Women Lawyers’ Outstanding Law Student Award.

Maxim Gorbunov, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Maxim Gorbunov, Esq., is an Associate Attorney with a focus on Labor and Employment litigation, Wage and Hour Class actions, and Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) cases. With nearly two years of experience, Maxim has already contributed to numerous class action settlement approvals. Admitted to practicing in multiple California districts, he believes in utilizing technology to enhance his legal practice. Outside of work, he enjoys biking, and hiking.

Josh Teller

Josh Teller, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Josh Teller is an Associate Attorney who specializes in personal injury litigation, wrongful death, and product liability claims. Josh works diligently for his clients to advance towards mutual goals in securing financial settlements that they are owed. Mr. Teller is extremely thorough and dedicated to ensuring the best possible outcome for those he represents.

William A. White, Esq.

Associate Attorney

William A. White, Esq., a dedicated Associate Attorney who brings a wealth of legal expertise to Wilshire Law Firm. Prospective clients can rely on William’s passion, dedication, and multilingual proficiency for comprehensive and effective representation.

Andrew Sandoval, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Andrew Sandoval is an Associate Attorney at Wilshire Law Firm. Andrew specializes in wage and hour class action cases, and he brings a meticulous eye for detail to every case that he works on. Andrew demonstrates a steadfast commitment to hearing and meeting the needs of clients and believes in advocating for the rights of workers who have been denied their due compensation.

Patricia Mamac, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Patricia Mamac, Esq., is an emerging force in the legal field and an Associate Attorney with a burning passion for championing the rights of personal injury victims. Patricia has already achieved remarkable success in her journey, participating in a mediation which resulted in a $2.6 Million settlement in her first four months as a practicing attorney.

Dolly Bazarjian, Esq.

Law & Motion Attorney

Dalita “Dolly” A. Bazarjian, a Law and Motion Attorney, brings a fresh perspective and a zeal for advocacy to the legal arena. Graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University in Fresno and later earning her Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in San Diego, Dalita has swiftly emerged as a promising legal professional. Her area of concentration lies in law and motion, where she navigates intricate legal matters with precision and dedication. 

Nazaneen Banayan, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Nazaneen Banayan, Esq. is a dedicated Associate Attorney who has demonstrated a profound commitment to justice and advocacy. Nazaneen embarked on her legal journey as a law clerk at a boutique family law firm, specializing in domestic violence and family law.

Arman  A. Salehi, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Arman A. Salehi is an Associate Attorney specializing in Labor and Employment Litigation, Wage and Hour Class Actions, and Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) Claims. 

Tina Petrosian, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Tina Petrosian, Esq., is an Associate Attorney specializing in Labor & Employment Law with a dedication to advocating for workers’ rights. Tina holds a B.A. in English from UC Santa Barbara and earned her law degree from Southwestern Law School, with double concentrations in Labor & Employment Law and Public Interest Law.  With four years […]

Shahin Rezvani, Esq.

Senior Attorney

Shahin Rezvani, Esq., is a Senior Attorney who brings over 25 years of legal expertise to his role, specializing in complex litigation and trial practice encompassing antitrust, consumer protection, intellectual property, and securities law. Graduating summa cum laude from the University of California Los Angeles and earning his law degree from the prestigious University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Shahin’s academic prowess laid the foundation for his illustrious career.

Elham Azimy, Esq.

Senior Attorney

With 24 years of legal experience, Elham Azimy is a Senior Attorney specializing in Personal Injury law, focusing on catastrophic injuries, motor vehicle collisions, premises liability, wrongful death, trucking accidents, as well as Employment Law with an emphasis on wage and hour disputes and class actions. Ms. Azimy earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Ecology […]

Christopher Goodroe, Esq.

Supervising Attorney

Christopher Goodroe has built his personal injury litigation practice on the principles of attention to detail, persistence, and service over self. He has successfully litigated cases in both Federal and State Court, and has consistently achieved exceptional results at mediation.

Natasha D. Travis, Esq.

Law and Motion Attorney

Natasha D. Travis is a Law and Motion Attorney with over two decades of experience practicing law. Natasha’s range of expertise includes motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, and employment law. She displays an adept ability in her legal writing, seeing success in over 95% of the motions that she files or opposes.

Grecia Toscano, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Grecia Toscano is an Associate Attorney who consistently advocates on behalf of clients with integrity and professionalism. Utilizing an empathic and compassionate approach, Grecia works to represent clients at the highest degree. Placing a high emphasis on the attorney-client relationship, Grecia ensures that clients are comfortable while she fights for justice for them.

Arnold E. Reed II, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Arnold E. Reed II, Esq., is an Associate Attorney bringing four years of legal experience to Wilshire Law Firm. Arnold focuses on Motor Vehicle Collisions, Pedestrian Incidents, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, and Sexual Abuse cases. Arnold earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and obtained his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University Maurer School […]