Attorney Arzani is a Certified Specialist in Immigration & Nationality Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.
She migrated to the United States from Tehran, Iran in 1980. She arrived in the United States with her family and experienced firsthand the sacrifices families make in order to come to the United States. Prior to her arrival, she had lived in England as well as Spain.
Attorney Arzani gained an in depth understanding of various cultures and their individual needs through her passion to explore the world. She represents clients from all over the world. It is one thing to be able to represent clients worldwide, it is another thing to be able to truly understand and relate to them.
Attorney Arzani received her Bachelors of Arts in Accounting from California State University Fullerton. She later received her Masters in Business Administration with an emphasis in Organizational Management. She attended law school at Trinity International University as well as Tulane University Law School and graduated in the top 5% of her class. During her second year of law school, she served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Judge James Bar of the United States Bankruptcy Court. She further advanced her legal career by studying abroad in Paris and obtaining a Paris Institute Certificate in European Legal Studies from Sorbonne. Among her distinguished memberships are: the California Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Los Angeles Bar Association. Prior to becoming an attorney, she worked at Fortune 500 companies such as Coca Cola and Harcourt Brace. Her love for humanity and giving back to society is what motivates her to practice Immigration law.
Languages Spoken: Persian, Spanish
Licensed since 2002
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I endorse this lawyer's work. Ms. Arzani and I attended law school together. I have known her since the late 90s. She is a super sharp, intelligent, go-getter. Her tenacity is always balanced by her compassion. I would not hesitate to refer California immigration clients to her.
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 100 Lawyers||American Society of Legal Advocates||2015|
|Business Executive Top Lawyers||Inland Empire Magazine||2014|
|Passed the Legal Specialist Examination||State Bar of California||2014|
|Legal Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law||California Board of Legal Specialization||2014|
|Top Attorney||Inland Empire Magazine||2013|
|Owner||American Law Center||2003 - Present|
|Pro bono services to women who are victims of abuse||American Law Center||2003 - 2014|
|Pro bono services to those who fall below poverty guidelines||American Law Center||2003 - 2014|
|Judicial Extern||United States Federal Bankruptcy Court||1999 - 2000|
|Staff Accountant||The Coca Cola Company||1997 - 1998|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Orange County Asian American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Orange County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|San Bernardino County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Iranian American Bar Association (Orange County chapter)||N/A||N/A|
|quoted in the Press Enterprises||U visa program offers immigrants protection from domestic violence||N/A|
|quoted in Press Enterprises||Man's guilty plea brings fear of deportation||N/A|
|Trinity Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|California State University, Fullerton||N/A||Undergraduate||N/A|
|OC Chapter's MCLE Event:||Executive Action on Immigration||2015|
|Perspectives on its Social and Economic Impact||The DREAM Act||2012|
|Long Beach Deferred Action Forum||Deffered Action||2012|