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I. Donald Weissman

I. Donald Weissman

Practice areas:

Litigation, Personal Injury

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About Me

The interests of the client come first.

We make less rain than some of the so called "rain makers" but we pride ourselves that your case is being worked on by the person you hired, not passed along to someone else.

We handle cases that have a relatively small value to a very large value.  Whether the case is a business dispute, contract issue, malicious prosecution, sexual assault or accident case, each case is important to the client the hires the firm. We give each case individual handling and attention.

One does not have to go to a big firm to receive the attention they deserve. We provide big firm results and small firm attention. 


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Hebrew, Cantonese, American Sign Language

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. Litigation: 90%
    39 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    39 years



Hourly ($350-550/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info


5567 Reseda Blvd Ste 118
Tarzana, CA, 91356



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Named Super Lawyer 2011Super Lawyers Magazine2011
Named Super Lawyer 2010Super Lawyers2010
Named Super Lawyer 2009Super Lawyers2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerWeissman Law Firm2010 - Present
PartnerWasserman, Comden & Casselman LLP2005 - 2010
AssociateWasserman, Comden, Casselman & Pearson LLP2002 - 2005
Equity PartnerWeissman & Associates, Inc.1993 - 2002
PartnerBell & Weissman APC1988 - 1993
PartnerStaitman, Snyder, Weissman & Tannenbaum1983 - 1988
AttroneySimke, Chodos & Silberfeld1979 - 2003
AssociateMorgan, Wenzel & McNicholas1975 - 1979

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boys & Girls of teh West ValleyMember Board of Directors2006 - Present
Valley Industry and Commerce AssociationMember Board of Directors2005 - Present
Stroke Association of Southern CaliforniaPresident, Board of Directors1999 - Present
San Fernando Valley Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Crime Victims Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Mee Industries, Inc. v. Dow Chemical$4.8 million
ConfidentialCase settled before trial. Amount confidential
Casares v VigilJudgment for $1.5 million

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawN/AJuris Doctor1975
California St Univ NorthridgeHistoryundergraduate1972