LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15, 2017 — On Saturday, December 9, 2017, Founding President and Managing Attorney, Bobby Saadian, announced that Senior Trial Attorney, Colin Jones, is Wilshire Law Firm’s first partner.
Saadian shared the news during the company’s annual holiday party. The event hosted more than 200 guests. Among them, the LATLC’s incoming President, Dena Weiss, Super Lawyer, Thomas V. Girardi, of Girardi | Keese, and other distinguished members of the legal community, including the firm’s attorneys, employees, and their families.
Saadian, a first-generation lawyer, founded Wilshire Law Firm, over a decade ago. Today, the firm employs more than 70 professionals and has recovered more than $170 million, in settlements and verdicts, on behalf of its clients. Saadian’s vision for sustainable growth, his focus on delivering outstanding service, and his efforts to acquire top talent contributed to this opportunity.
In a recent interview about the partnership, Saadian and Jones recalled their first meeting at the firm’s head office in Los Angeles, almost five years ago. Saadian defined what it takes to become a partner at the Wilshire Law Firm, and how Colin has been a true professional, a lawyer dedicated to his clients, with consistent results.
Colin Jones is triple-barred in the states of California, Illinois and Texas. He has been a Super Lawyers Rising Star since 2015, a National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40, and a Top 100 Lawyer. He has received these accolades, every year, since 2011. So far, Colin has recovered more than $65 million for his clients.
Colin’s heartfelt acceptance speech during the official announcement included anecdotes of his humble beginnings as a law student, and his genuine appreciation for every member of the Wilshire Law Firm team, who contributes to the firm’s success. He also thanked his dear friends and family for encouraging him throughout his career.
Wilshire Law Firm celebrated its 10th anniversary in July. This partnership marks a new era for the firm’s leadership. It opens the doors for more top-notch talent to be part of Saadian’s legacy, and explore the opportunities the firm has to offer.
For over ten years, Wilshire Law Firm has earned prestigious awards and accolades, from industry peers and consumers. The firm’s attorneys are among the top 1% of lawyers, nationwide, and are regularly featured in local and national media outlets; for their expertise and legal know-how, representing clients in high-profile cases.
Wilshire Law Firm represents victims in class action lawsuits and mass torts cases, against negligent corporations and big business; victims of catastrophic accidents, environmental contamination, dangerous pharmaceuticals and defective products. Wilshire Law Firm also fights for employee rights and equality in the workplace.