Jonathan Bakhsheshian is an associate attorney at Banafsheh Danesh & Javid, where he focuses his practice on catastrophic injury and wrongful death litigation.
A graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, Jonathan obtained his B.A. in Philosophy, finishing with honors. Earning a reputation for his strong advocacy skills, he was awarded the Regent Scholarship Award.
Following this time, he went on to pursue his legal education from Pepperdine University School of Law, earning his J.D. here. During this time, Jonathan served as the Lead Articles Editor for the Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal. Additionally, he stood out as a lead member of the negotiations and mediations team at the school, competing in numerous nationwide and international competitions.
With a desire to further his skills in this area, Jonathan went on to the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, which is nationally-ranked and held in great esteem. Here, he earned his Masters in Dispute Resolution.
- 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
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.
- American Bar Association
- American Bar Association for Justice
- Association of Business Trial Lawyers
- Brain Injury Association of California
- California Applicants’ Attorneys 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
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