Jonathan Bakhsheshian (CA)

Associate Attorney

Jonathan Bakhsheshian is an associate attorney at Banafsheh Danesh & Javid, where he specializes in wrongful death and catastrophic injury litigation. Jonathan attended University of California, Los Angeles where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, graduating with honors and was recognized for his advocacy skills and was a recipient of the Regent Scholarship Award.

Jonathan earned his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law. While studying at Pepperdine, Jonathan was the Lead Articles Editor of the Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal and a lead member of the negotiations and mediations Team. He competed in several nationwide and international negotiation and mediation competitions. Jonathan continued his studies at the number one, nationally-ranked Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution to obtain his Masters in Dispute Resolution.

In addition to his classroom training, Jonathan externed for the United States District Court, Central District of California; United States Attorney’s Office, Department of Justice; Honorable Judge Robert Kwan, Bankruptcy Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California; Los Angeles Superior Court; and for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.

Following law school, Jonathan has focused his legal career in the field of personal injury and has handled over thousands of personal injury cases from beginning to resolution. He is dedicated to the principal and philosophy that every injured victim is entitled to the best representation, regardless of their personal financial status or complexity of their case. Jonathan prides himself on being a tough, creative, and fair legal advocate for all of his clients and has successfully recovered over millions of dollars on behalf of his clients.

Languages

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew

Publications

Representative Verdicts & Settlement

  • $4,000,000.00 l Premises Liability
  • $2,710,000.00 l Premises Liability
  • $2,200,00.00 l Truck v. Truck
  • $2,196,900.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $1,500,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $1,000,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $977,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $926,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $775,000.00 l Auto v. Auto
  • $749,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $730,000.00 l Truck v. Truck
  • $700,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $679,000.00 l Truck v. Truck
  • $550,000.00 l Auto v. Truck
  • $362,500.00 l Auto v. Auto

Education

  • Pepperdine University School of Law – Malibu, Masters in Dispute Resolution
  • Pepperdine University School of Law – Malibu, Juris Doctorate
  • University of California, Los Angeles – Los Angeles, Bachelors in Philosophy

Jonathan also gained additional experience working for the:

  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States Attorney’s Office, Department of Justice
  • Honorable Judge Robert Kwan, Bankruptcy Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California
  • Los Angeles Superior Court
  • Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office
  • Bremer Whyte Brown & O'Meara

After graduating law school, Jonathan chose to focus his career on representing victims of personal injury. He has handled hundreds of injury cases—from start to resolution—over the years. Jonathan truly cares about his clients, believing every injury victim is entitled to the best possible representation. He is dedicated to being a tough, innovative, and just legal advocate for each and every client.

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers
  • Brain Injury Association of California
  • California Applicants’ Attorneys Association
  • California Brain Injury Association
  • California Employment Lawyers Association
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • California Bar Association
  • Downtown Los Angeles Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Los Angeles Jewish Bar Association
  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association
  • Westside Bar Association

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California

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