Albarracin v. Fidelity National
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles – CAALA President Mike Arias obtained $2.2 million verdict in sexual harassment case in Los Angeles Superior Court in May of 2018. A paralegal at a title insurance company was terminated after reporting sexually harassment by a senior attorney while on a company retreat. The jury found malice with respect to both corporate defendants on the retaliation wrongful termination and intentional infliction emotional distress, awarding $1.95 million in punitive damages in addition to economic damages.
$10 million settlement on behalf of a young woman who was struck by a City of Los Angeles trash truck while crossing the street. The Plaintiff suffered extensive injuries and incurred substantial medical expenses. The matter was settled after multiple mediations.
Mosse v. CVS Pharmacy
$10 million class action settlement on behalf of CVS Store Managers for failure to pay overtime and to provide meal and rest breaks to employees who were misclassified as “exempt” employees.
$16 Million – Woodlawn Memorial Park
For hundreds of victims of fraud and negligent operations of a cemetery. After extensive litigation, a settlement was reached which provided for monetary compensation to plaintiffs of $16,000,000. Additionally, a fund was established to restore the Cemetery.
Over $15 Million – Avandia Marketing & Sales Practices, Product Liability
For hundreds of patients who took Avandia and suffered heart failure or stroke.
Trial Attorneys and a Civil Practice that Emphasizes Complex Litigation
We are Trial Lawyers – class action or personal injury matter – we prepare every case for trial. We have proven trial experience – having tried cases involving class actions, mass plaintiff cases, personal injury, wrongful death, products liability, medical malpractice, employment issues and consumer issues.
“AV” rated 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) the law firm of ARIAS SANGUINETTI WANG & TORRIJOS, LLP represents clients in complex litigation in state and federal courts throughout the United States. Some of our practice areas include: Class Actions, Mass Torts, Major Personal Injury, Employment Law, Antitrust Litigation, Business & Commercial Litigation, Disability & Statutory Rights, Consumer Protection, Construction Defects, Disability Rights, Entertainment Litigation, Environmental/Toxic Torts, Professional Malpractice, Insurance Law, Telecommunications & Internet Litigation, Intellectual Property Rights and Unfair Business Practices. The firm also handles business transactional matters and has served as general business counsel.
Collectively, over the last 30+ years, the firm’s attorneys have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for the firm’s clients. Also, when appropriate, the firm has also successfully defended dozens of individuals and small businesses.
Class Action Trial Attorneys for your most Difficult Legal Challenges
ARIAS SANGUINETTI WANG & TORRIJOS, LLP has handled hundreds of class action cases across the country. We have represented millions of class participants and recovered hundreds of millions in damages. In fact, we are one of the few law firms that has actually tried numerous class action cases. Taking such cases to trial is not a common occurrence with most class action attorneys. We do not take on a class action unless we are prepared to take it to trial. We have the manpower and resources necessary to confront the most complex legal challenges of class action litigation. Knowing that the firm will take such cases to trial is often the most effective way to obtain fair compensation and to insure that the wrongful conduct of the defendant does not continue.
Personal Injury & Employment Matters
ARIAS SANGUINETTI WANG & TORRIJOS, LLP has extensive experience successfully representing people who have suffered personal injury due to another party’s negligence or have been damaged by an employer’s wrongful conduct. Our long history of successes evidences the firm’s ability and the necessary resources to not only aggressively represent our clients but to obtain the maximum compensation our clients deserve. We do not charge a consultation fee and if we do not win our clients owe nothing.