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Hussein A. Chahine is a principal in the firm of Chahine & Associates, APLC.  Mr. Chahine specializes in civil litigation with an emphasis in business litigation and personal injury, and criminal matters in both state and federal courts.  He has been a member of the California State Bar since 2003 when he graduated from Southwestern University School of Law.


At Southwestern, Mr. Chahine was the Editor-in-Chief of the Southwestern Law Journal.  Mr. Chahine received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University Long Beach in 2000.  At Cal State Long Beach, Mr. Chahine wa a member of the Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society and the President’s Honor List.

Prior to his employment at Chahine & Associates, APLC, Mr. Chahine was an associate at a successful trial firm in Los Angeles, California.  Mr. Chahine was a certified law clerk for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office and he served as an extern for the Honorable Barry Russell of the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Ninth Circuit.


Languages spoken: Arabic, Spanish

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  1. Personal Injury: 100%
    13 years


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714 W Olympic Blvd Suite 940
Los Angeles, CA, 90015

33 S Catalina Ave Ste 202
Pasadena, CA, 91106-2426



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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Editor-in-ChiefSouthwestern University School of Law2003
Admission to PracticeUnited States District Court2003
Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & CollegesSouthwestern University School of Law2003
Admission to PracticeCalifornia Supreme Court2003
Pi Sigma Alpha Honor SocietyNational Political Science Honor Society2000
President's Honor ListCalifornia State University, Long Beach1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalChahine & Associates, APLC2006 - Present
AssociateHornberger & Brewer, LLP2004 - 2006
Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Barry RussellUnited States District Court2002 - 2002
Editor-in-ChiefSouthwestern Law Journal2002 - 2003
MemberSouthwestern Law Journal2001 - 2002
Law ClerkLos Angeles County District Attorney's Office2001 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember2010 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Avalos v. FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. et al.$600,000.00
Ceron v. City of Los Angeles$250,000.00
Hernandez v. Tessier, et al.$4,200,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the AmericasEditor-in-Chief2003
Southwestern Law JournalEditor-in-Chief2003
Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the AmericasEditor-in-Chief2002
Southwestern Law JournalEditor-in-Chief2002
Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the AmericasArticles Editor2001
Southwestern Law JournalArticles Editor2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
California State University, Long BeachPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2000