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A former city prosecutor himself, Mr. Terrell knows how prosecutors build their case, and what factors make them decide to reduce or even dismiss a charge.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
    4 years, 200 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    4 years, 100 cases



Contingent (15%), Fixed (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Terrell Firm

13351 Riverside Dr., Ste. 149
Sherman Oaks, CA, 91423


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
CALI "Excellence for the Future" AwardThe Center For Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction2011
Wtkin Award For Academic ExcellenceWitkin Legal Institute2011
Judge Barry Russell Award for Excellece in Federal PracticeThe Los Angeles Federal Bar Association2011
Witin Award For Academic ExcellenceWitkin Legal Institute2010
CALI "Excellence for the Future" AwardThe Center For Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction2009
Russell and Dorothy Balisok Elder Advocacy AwardSouthwestern University School of Law2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Jesse Terrell2012 - Present
AttorneyWolk & Levine, LLP2013 - 2013
Trial DeputyLos Angeles City Attorney's Office2012 - 2013
Law ClerkCalifornia Army National Guard JAG Corps2011 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Women Lawyers Association of Los AngelesAttorney Member2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. Mark Ireduced
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of California - Los AngelesHistory/Spanish minorBA - Bachelor of Arts2006