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Pouya B. Chami

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Pouya B. Chami is the principal and founder of Chami Law, PC, a California civil litigation firm representing clients in the areas of Employment Law, Employment Litigation, and Catastrophic Personal Injury.

Mr. Chami has a wide range of experience litigating in both state and federal court. Prior to forming Chami Law, Mr. Chami worked for a prominent litigation defense firm in Los Angeles representing Fortune 500 corporations, small businesses and individuals throughout California. 

Mr. Chami is adept at getting complicated disputes resolved quickly and effectively. He has handled a wide array of cases through all facets of litigation, including motion work, discovery, depositions, mediations, arbitrations, and trial.

Mr. Chami is admitted to practice law in California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California. He received his undergraduate degree from UCLA before attaining his Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. While attending Loyola Law School, Mr. Chami was a member of the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review and served as a Justiced of the Loyola Moot Court Honors Board. Mr. Chami has been named as one of SuperLawyers "Rising Stars" for 2014 and 2015. 

Mr. Chami is a former President and director of the Iranian-American Bar Association, Los Angeles Chapter and mentor at the Los Angeles Youth Network.


Languages spoken: English, Farsi, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Employment: 80%
  2. Litigation: 20%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Hossein Farzam Berenji

    I had the pleasure of working with Pouya on a very complicated case involving multiple parties. I found him to be a very smart and aggressive attorney who truly cared about our clients and stopped at nothing to get them the best outcome possible.


    Hossein Berenji Child Custody Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Guy Henry Haskell

    I endorse Attorney Chami without reservation.


    Guy Haskell Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Chami Law, PC

15760 Ventura Blvd., 16th Floor
Encino, CA, 91436


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Scott Moot Court Honors BoardLoyola Law School, Los Angeles2008
Outstanding Mentorship AwardLos Angeles Youth Network2008
Loyola of Los Angeles Law ReviewLoyola Law School, Los Angeles2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyChami Law2011 - Present
AssociateKlinedinst PC2008 - 2011
Certified Law ClerkLos Angeles County District Attorney's Office2008 - 2008
Summer AssociateKlinedinst PC2007 - 2008
Law ClerkLerman Pointer & Clarkson, LLP2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
California Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Consumer Attorney Association of Los AngelesMember2011 - Present
Iranian American Bar Association, Los Angeles ChapterPresident2010 - 2012
Iranian American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Los Angeles Youth NetworkMentor2006 - 2011
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Confidential Employee vs. Confidential EmployerSettlement Paid to Plaintiff Client
Confidential Employee vs. Confidential EmployerSettlement Paid to Plaintiff Client
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Publication nameTitleDate
Technology and the Fourth Amendment SymposiumGoogling Away Your Privacy: Protecting Online Search Inquiries From Unwarranted State IntrusionsN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of California - Los AngelesPsychologyBA2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Technology and the Fourth Amendment SymposiumGoogling Away Your Privacy: Protecting Online Search Inquiries From Unwarranted State Intrusion2007