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Houman Fakhimi

Houman Fakhimi

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Domestic Violence, Federal Crime

About Me

Houman Fakhimi has been practicing law for over ten years. Houman's practice is mainly devoted to representation of clients in employment (discrimination, harassment, non-payment of wages) and criminal defense cases.  Houman is a true trial lawyer and has tried many cases in almost all major Southern California courts.  You can learn more about Houman by visiting or


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Farsi

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    17 years
  2. Employment & Labor: 25%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 20%
    17 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 15%
    17 years
  5. Federal Crime: 10%
    17 years



Hourly ($250-350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Attorney Endorsements

21 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer.


    Reema Abboud Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Adam Jackson

    I endorse this lawyer. Very intelligent and cares greatly for his clients and knows how to protect their rights. Hire him today.


    Adam Jackson Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Fakhimi & Associates

3 Hutton Centre Dr,
Suite 620
Santa Ana, CA, 92707

Fakhimi & Associates dba Crimial Defense Team

9431 Haven Ave.
Racho Cucamonga, CA, 91730

Fakhimi & Associates

10940 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 1600
Los Angeles, CA, 90024

Fakhimi & Associates

4199 Flat Rock Drive
Suite 100
Riverside, CA, 92505





Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2013
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2012
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal ServicesState Bar of California1996
Pro Boni Services AwardBet Tzedek Legal Services1996
Pi Sigma AphaUniversity of California1992

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberFakhimi & Associates2006 - Present
General CounselSimpleTech Inc.2002 - 2006
MemberFakhimi & Associates2000 - 2002
MemberFakhimi & Shakoori1999 - 2000
MemberLaw offices of Houman Fakhimi1998 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Public Defenders AssociationN/AN/A
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeN/AN/A
California Employment Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. Richard C. H.Client Accused of Triple Murder- Case Dismissed
Confidential v. ConfidentialCase Settled for $100,000- Confidential Settlement
Camarena et al v. DanDeeSettled Class Action on behalf of truck drivers.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Finance MonthlyLabor and Employment Law2011
Lawyer MonthlyInterview with LM2011
Bender's California Labor & Employment BulletinLabor & Employment Bulletin2008


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Whittier College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of California - IrvinePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Insider ExclusiveDevelopement in Labor Law2012
Insider ExclusiveLegal Issues facing Californians2008