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Jessica Farrah Anvar

Practice areas:

Lemon Law, Consumer Protection, Debt Collection, Class Action

About Me

The Managing Partner at Shainfeld & Anvar, PC, Ms. Anvar graduated cum laude from the University of California, Los Angeles, with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy.


 


Ms. Anvar attended Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, and Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles where she obtained both her Juris Doctor and Masters of Business Administration in 2006. Also, during her time at law school, Ms. Anvar was involved with Loyola’s Center For Conflict Resolution, whereby she became a California Certified Mediator.


 


While in graduate school, Ms. Anvar participated in the Disability Rights Legal Center, and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program in addition to interning with the Department of Justice, Office of the United States Trustee and the Securities and Exchange Commission.


 


Prior to founding and becoming the Managing Partner with Shainfeld & Anvar, PC, Ms. Anvar worked as an Associate for a prominent family law firm in Los Angeles and was a Partner with a plaintiff’s civil litigation law firm.


 


Ms. Anvar was named a Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.


 


Ms. Anvar was admitted to the California State Bar and all of the United States District Courts of California in 2007. She is a member of the Consumer Attorneys’ Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), American Bar Association (ABA), and the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA).


 


Ms. Anvar speaks fluent Farsi and she currently resides in Los Angeles.


 


Bar Admissions:


California and United States District Courts of California, 2007


 


Education:


Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California, 2006


J.D.


Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California, 2006


M.B.A.


University of California, Los Angeles, California, 2001


B.A.: Political Science


B.A.: Philosophy


 


Honors and Awards:


Southern California Super Lawyers, Rising Stars: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.


 


Professional Associations and Memberships:


Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)


American Bar Association (ABA)


Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA).


 

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Farsi

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Lemon Law: 50%
  2. Debt Collection: 20%
  3. Consumer Protection: 20%
  4. Class Action: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

29 total 

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

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    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
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    Ryan Tutera Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact Info

Shainfeld & Anvar, PC

12304 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA, 90025

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200705/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerShainfeld & Anvar, PC2009 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorney Association of Los AngelesN/A2009 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Kim v. BMW of North America, LLCRepurchase of his car
Taylor v. Ford Motor CompanyCash & Keep
Ovsepyan v. BMW of North America, LLCCash & Keep

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Lemon Law ExpertsLemon Law2013
Century City NewsLuxury Lemons2011

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law SchoolLawJD2006
Loyola Marymount UniversityBusinessMBA2006
University of California, Los AngelesPolitical Science & PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Business RockstarsLemon Law Rights2013
KFWB News 980Lemon Law & Consumer Rights2012
Karma RountableConsumer Rights2011