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I had highly productive and successful time with my lawer Israel W Gobena, during my asylum proesses. He has extraordinary ability towards customer handling. He is highly knowlgeable, resourceful, proactive professional with exceptional customer services, I would like to express heart felt thank for his professional services and hard work to satisfy clients.
Guta A, Eticha
Israel has been very helpful on my immigration case. He is very supportive, compassionate and also reliable guy. He performed my case responsibly. I recommend Israel as he is well experienced.
I have known Israel Wondimu Gobena for over 10 years as an Attorney and as an active and respected member of the community. I had hired him personally in 2008 for an auto accident case involving another car, in which I had medium injury and total loss of my car. Israel Wondimu Gobena( Gobena & Associates, Attorney) have been very professional during my first visit, documented how and when the accident took place, asked relevant questions, and explained clearly the course and procedures going forward before I signed a service agreement with him. After compiling all the necessary information, and after several months of deliberation, he was able to prove that the other driver involved in the accident was the one that caused the accident, and I was awarded with commensurate renumeration for the personal injury and for the replacement of my car. During this time, Israel Wondimu Gobena returned my phone calls, received me in his office on short notice, and courteously responded with very satisfying clarity.
In 2011 - 2012, as the executive director of the Oromo Community of Minnesota(OCM), we hired Israel Wondimu Gobena( Gobena & Associates) to help resolve a Civil Litigation case in which the OCM and its Executive Director (myself) were wrongly accused. This Case was also successfully resolved in the middle of 2012, and the OCM is cleared of the charge. Again, Israel Wondimu Gobena has been very professional and courteous, very knowledgeable. He always kept us up to date on the status of the case.
In addition, over several years, I have made referrals to Israel Wondimu Gobena ( Gobena & Associates) many clients in the community be it case involving, Immigration, Insurance, Family disputes, and others. In all these instances, I have heard from many clients who testified that they are very satisfied at his professionalism, undersatnading , and support they have been provided, and that their cases were in excellent hands. Israel Wondimu Gobena is also a multi- cultural/multi- lingual attorney with extensive judicial/legal background in Ethiopia, and is well respected by clients as well as community members.
Thank you for the opportunity to evaluate him.
He knows what he does on car accident injuries. He got me a good settlement.
My experience with Israel is fantastic.He is a very humble and decent person. Israel is compassionate and a person of God. He is and will be ready to help others. I highly recomend everybody if he/she looking a person of integrity.
This lawyer is a great guy; he handled my immigration case and I was granted Asylum within 3 months. He is understanding, compassionate, and passionate. He knows what he is doing specifically in immigration and I recommend him to anybody who has an immigration case.
I am a new current client of this attorney. My experience with him so far, is that he is a very humble person. He is very compassionate person - to help others.