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Mike S. Manesh

Mike S. Manesh

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Business

About Me

Mike S. Manesh has been practicing law in California for over twenty years. He is licensed to practice law in Texas, California, and various Federal and District Courts in the United States, including the Supreme Court. Primarily, Mr. Manesh tackles the complex legal areas of Trust, Estate Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Probate, and Tax Laws. Mr. Manesh's practice is dedicated to helping clients build and protect wealth and prepare for and deal with life cycle events. Mr. Manesh is also a member of WealthCounsel, LLC. He has been and is a strong advocate in the Iranian-American and American community for Estate Planning, both working to eliminate its cultural taboos and raise awareness of its urgency and importance, mainly through his radio show and other Persian media outlets. He has also presented many seminars and workshops and has authored many articles on Estate Planning issues and the use of different Trusts.


Languages Spoken: Farsi, Persian

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Estate Planning: 80%
    26 years
  2. Business: 20%
    26 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Pardis Patrick Ashouri

    Mike has always demonstrated and delivered a personilized service geared towards the client's specific needs. I have refered him many clients and he has gone over and above to make sure all the client's needs are addressed. He is an expert in complicated trusts, various special plannings for benefit recipients as well as special needs trusts. I endorse this lawyer.


    Pardis Ashouri Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse Mr. Manesh as he is one of the most ethical and knowledgeable lawyers in his field and in the community.


    Edmond Nassirzadeh Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Mike S. Manesh

2049 Century Park East
Ste 2680
Los Angeles, CA, 90067



TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative198908/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Partner, Co-Founder & AttorneyLaw Offices of Mike S. Manesh1990 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
WealthCounselMember2011 - Present
Iranian American Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Academy of Estate Planning AttorneysMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate"Top seven reasons why you should not assets in joint ownership with anyone including your spouse"N/A"Top five reasons why you should not hold assets in joint ownership with anyone including your spouse"N/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Southern University School of LawLawJ.D.N/A
University of Texas System, ArlingtonStructural EngineeringM.S.N/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
U.S. Trade SanctionsIranian Transactions Regulations & Iranian-American Community2012
U.S. Economic Sanctions against Iran & Their Effects on Iranian TransactionsIranian Transactions Regulations2011
Estate Planning 101Estate Planning2011
Misconceptions in Estate Planning, Leading to Financial LossesMisconceptions in Estate Planning2010
Medi-Cal and Estate PlanningMedi-Cal2010
How to Avoid Probate & Minimize Estate Taxes – So Your Estate Will Pass on to Your Family “Intact”Probate2009