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Rabeh M. A. Soofi

About me

Rabeh Soofi is an award-winning attorney in Los Angeles, California with over a decade of experience advising individuals and businesses in a variety of legal disputes spanning multiple industries and practice areas.  Rabeh has been named as one of the "Top Women Lawyers of Southern California Rising Stars" by SuperLawyers and Los Angeles Magazine for three years in a row, 2013, 2014, and 2015. 


Rabeh is hired most often for her unique practice philosophy and is known among the legal community as an aggressive attorney with a no-nonsense and solutions-oriented approach to legal engagements. She has represented clients from all over the U.S. and from 17+ countries internationally.


Rabeh’s legal work combines a multi-faceted and broad experience base with outstanding technical proficiency that is consistently the subject of high accolades from clients, lawyers, decisionmakers, mediators, and numerous others.

Rabeh is recognized as  Top Women Lawyer by SuperLawyers and Los Angeles Magazine, as well as being honored multiple times as a “Top Attorney – Rising Star” by SuperLawyers, awarded to only 2.5% of attorneys under 40.  Rabeh is rated as a “Superb” lawyer by, and ranked 10 / 10 for her experience, industry recognition, and professional conduct.  Rabeh has been recognized as a “Future Star” by Euromoney’s Definitive Guide to America’s Leading Firms and Attorneys.


Rabeh has represented clients in deals, transactions, and cases involving some of the nation’s largest companies and organizations, including Xerox, Fed-Ex, Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Peet’s Coffees & Teas, Wells Fargo, Lowe’s, Ralph’s, Kroger, Safeway, Guess?, University of California, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Police Department, the State of California, UCLA, University of Southern California (USC), Allianz, CIGNA, Chevron, National City Bank, Swiss Re, YMCA, Zurich, and numerous others.

Rabeh has provided legal commentary and interviews on a variety of legal matters and has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Public Radio International, Orange County’s KM 640 AM, Random House, ALM /, Digital Journal, RFI – Radio France Internationale, Times Dispatch, Malaysia Star Online, National Law Review, Georgetown University Law Center, Lexis-Nexis, American Bar Association, Los Angeles Daily Journal, Iowa Gazette, and others media outlets.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 5%
    12 years
  2. Licensing: 5%
    12 years
  3. Lawsuits & Disputes: 5%
    12 years
  4. International Law: 5%
    12 years
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Hourly ($250-495/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

15 total 

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  • Kyle Komy Madison

    I endorse this lawyer. Rabeh is an aggressive attorney . She is highly regarded in the legal community.


    Kyle Madison Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Paul J Molinaro

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Paul Molinaro Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact info

AXIS Legal Counsel

5670 Wilshire Blvd.
18th Floor
Los Angeles, CA, 90036


INAuthorized to practice law200411/04/2009
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsSuperLawyers2015
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsLos Angeles Magazine2015
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsSuperLawyers2014
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsLos Angeles Magazine2014
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsSuperLawyers2013
Top Women Lawyers in Southern California Rising StarsLos Angeles Magazine2013
Rising StarSuperLawyers2010
Future StarEuromoney's Definitive Guide to America's Leading Firms and Attorneys2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyPrivate Law Firm2004 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaN/AN/A
Los Angeles County Bar Association BarristersN/AN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaN/AN/A
Consumer Attorneys of Los AngelesN/AN/A
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
ACLU - Los AngelesN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Client v. Healthcare FacilitySettled
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Publication nameTitleDate
American Bar Association - TIPS Annual SurveySurvey of D&O Decisions of 20112011
Indiana Manufacturers' AssociationControl to Major Tom: Corporate Data Security Dire and Getting Worse2011
Indiana Manufacturers' AssociationAttention Shareholders: Our Employees Are Quitting and Business is Bad: The Challenges of Protecting Corporate Privacy Online2011
Appleman on Insurance Quarterly (Lexis/Nexis)Bricks and Mortar Coverage for a Digital World: Recent Trends and the Insurance Coverage Implications of Internet, Technology, and Social Media2010
Indiana LawyerSocial Media Presents Fine Line2010
Tort Source, Summer 2010 EditionRipping Off the Band-Aid: Insurance Coverage Highlights of the Health Care Reform Law2010
Northwest Indiana Business Quarterlyon Social Media, Succession, Startups, Unions, and Other Legal Matters2010
Inside Indiana BusinessInternet, Technology, and Social Media Rising Concerns Among Indiana’s CEOs2010
Ice Miller LLP NewsletterDear World, I Hate My Boss: Employees Who Hate Their Jobs and Blog About It.2010
National Law ReviewSticks and Stones May Break Your Bones, But Words Will Hurt You More2010
DTCIStandard for Personal Knowledge in Affidavits After Decker v. Zengler2008
Ice Miller LLP NewsletterNew Law Makes ‘Annoying’ Someone On The Internet a Federal Crime2006
Ice Miller LLP NewsletterDoes Your Insurance Policy Cover What You Think It Covers?2006
Ice Miller LLP NewsletterFighting the Frivolous Lawsuit2005
Notre Dame Journal of LegislationFirst Amendment Challenges to Copyright After Eldred v. Ashcroft: The DMCA’s Circumvention of Free Speech2003
American Bar Association's Tort, Trial, and Insurance Practice Committee of the Young Lawyer's Division 101 Practice SeriesBasics of Insurance Coverage 101N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of MichiganHistoryBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
University of MichiganPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual MeetingSocial Media and Fraud2011
ICLC Mid-Year SeminarCrafting the Key Documents in Insurance Coverage Litigation2009