Mike Arias - Arias Ozzello & Gignac LLP



Mike Arias
Arias Ozzello & Gignac LLP
6701 Center Drive West, 14th floor
Los Angeles, CA 90045

(310) 670-1600

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Mike Arias
Arias Ozzello & Gignac LLP

Attorney Profile
Law School

Pepperdine University
1982 - 1984

Website

http://www.aogllp.com

(310) 670-1600


Mike Arias is the senior and managing partner of the firm. He handles matters throughout the United States. Mr. Arias has litigated and tried matters from New York to Texas to California, in both state and federal court. He has resolved hundreds of matters, either by trial, arbitration, mediation or negotiated settlement, resulting in millions of dollars in recovery for the firm's clients. His most recent trial victory resulted in a judgment and subsequent settlement in excess of $19 million. His most recent settlements total well in excess of $50 million. Mr. Arias has also successfully defended and counseled many of the firm’s business clients. Although his practice is diverse, he primarily handles the firm’s complex, class action, multi-party, mass tort and business litigation matters.

Mr. Arias has written, lectured and spoken on various subjects at law schools, legal seminars, teleconference webinars and legal conferences on topics including: class actions, mass tort litigation, expert witness depositions, death care litigation, unfair business practices, business litigation, settlement issues and strategies, construction defect litigation, business torts, complex litigation, electronic evidence, discovery, employment law and representative actions. He also has been featured in numerous local, state and national news articles and professional publications. Mr. Arias has obtained an “AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell. The “AV” rating is the highest rating given and is awarded only upon reaching “heights” of professional excellence, both in terms of legal ability and ethical standards. He has also been selected to Southern California Super Lawyers for 2009 and 2010, an honor reserved for the top 5% of attorneys practicing in Southern California. Mr. Arias has also been retained as an expert witness/consultant in numerous matters.