Notable Results

Fourth Amendment Violation against City of Los Angeles
$5,000,000.00 Jury verdict
$5,000,000.00 Jury Verdict
$5,000,000.00 Jury Verdict
$20,500,000.00 Global settlement

First Amendment Retaliation
$950,000.00 settlement after jury verdict

Gender Discrimination
$975,000.00 Jury Verdict

Failure to Accommodate Disability
$725,000.00-Total recovery following Jury Verdict

Gender discrimination
$167,500.00 Settlement

Sexual Harassment
$130,000.00 Settlement

Sexual Harassment
$375,000.00 Settlement

National Origin Discrimination
$275,000.00

Sexual Harassment
$57,500.00 Settlement

USERRA Violation
$650,000.00 Settlement

Gender Discrimination
$200,000.00 Settlement

Insurance Claim
$850,000.00

Injuries following rear end accident
$230,000.00

Employment theft
$600,000 settlement

Personal Injury
$375,000 for leg injuries from slip and fall

Dog Bite injury
$100,000.00 settlement

Multiple $100,000 policy limits settlements in personal injury cases.

Attack in Psychiatric Ward
$300,000.00

Gender Discrimination
$500,000.00

Injury to student in LA Unified School
$145,000.00

Injury in Construction Site
$1,750,000.00

Where We Are

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Encino California Business Litigation Lawyer

Business Litigation

For over twenty years, attorney Joseph Y. Avrahamy has been representing small to mid-size corporations when legal disputes arise and competent and affordable representation is needed. Mr. Avrahamy’s experience in this field includes protecting companies’ trade secrets, defending discrimination and harassment suits filed by employees, prosecuting copyright infringement actions, filing actions against insurance companies who deny coverage in bad faith, and defending and prosecuting breach of contract actions.

Mr. Avrahamy’s proven track record in this area of the law, includes achieving a defense verdict for a premium denim manufacturer against a party seeking millions of dollars from business conducted between his client and Seven for All Mankind, successfully prosecuting various copyright infringement actions against one of the biggest discount retailers in women’s apparel, obtaining a $600,000 settlement for his client whose ex-employees were soliciting customers, obtaining a six figure settlement from an insurance company who wrongfully failed to defend an action, and obtaining a large settlement for an employee whose idea for a Las Vegas trade show was misappropriated. Mr. Avrahamy also has successfully defended actions filed by employees against his clients for pregnancy discrimination, sexual harassment, and other work related actions.

The Law Offices of Joseph Y. Avrahamy is able to offer its clients proficient yet affordable representation in both state court actions and federal court actions. The Law Office of Joseph Y. Avrahamy is experienced in a variety of disputes that arise between businesses and is ready to assist with the often complex and confusing laws which surround most of these conflicts.

Our goal is simple: to achieve the best possible result for our clients. If litigation can be avoided with successful outcomes for our clients, we will advise and achieve that outcome. However, if that is not possible, we are equipped to represent our clients through effective litigation.

Our office has the resources, skills and knowledge to navigate the litigation of all such matters and encourages the inquiries of businesses of all sizes facing any such challenge.