Skip to main content
Roxana Amini

Roxana Amini

Practice areas:

Landlord & Tenant, Contracts & Agreements, Employment & Labor, Business, Animal Law

About Me


Roxana Amini has been licensed to practice law since 2011 and handles Employment, Business, and Real Estate matters. She is licensed to practice before all the courts of the state of California as well as the United States District Court, Central District of California. She is also a licensed California Real Estate Salesperson and Notary Public. Ms. Amini also offers pro bono legal services to qualifying animal rescue organizations.


Ms. Amini graduated from California State University, Northridge with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Amini was the Assistant Manager of a well-known resort in the Caribbean, where she was responsible for overseeing several departments and adhering to stringent Virgin Islands Labor Laws. Later, she worked in New York City as a Marketing Executive in the Fashion Industry.


Ms. Amini attended Chapman University School of Law, where she served on the Mock Trial Board and became President of the American Constitution Society. She received CALI awards for her work in Chapman's prestigious Elder Law Clinic and for her performance in Trial Practice under the Honorable W. Michael Hayes. At Chapman, Ms. Amini was also selected as the sole law student to receive a scholarship to accompany a group of student filmmakers to Cameroon, West Africa. As the group's legal liaison, Ms. Amini assisted in filming and writing contracts for a documentary on the plight of the indigenous forest communities. Their film, entitled "Shadows in the Forest" was aired on PBS, KCET, and various film festivals. At her graduation ceremony, Ms. Amini received the Erin Brokovich award for the "Student Most Likely to Represent Underserved Communities in a Class Action Lawsuit".


 


More 

Languages Spoken: English, Farsi

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Landlord & Tenant: 37%
    4 years, 17 cases
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 30%
    4 years, 20 cases
  3. Employment & Labor: 20%
    4 years, 13 cases
  4. Business: 10%
    4 years, 10 cases
  5. Animal Law: 3%
    4 years, 3 cases

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

26 total 

  • Daniel Walter Chudleigh

    I endorse Roxana Amini as an attorney.

    More 

    Daniel Chudleigh Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jonathan Pierre Lacour

    Keen attention to detail with exceptional client service. I endorse this lawyer.

    More 

    Jonathan Lacour Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Roxana Amini, Esq.

2749 Saturn Street
Brea, CA, 92821

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2014 Rising StarSouthern California Super Lawyers2014
Wizzy Award for Outstanding BriefWesierski & Zurek LLP2013
Wizzy Award for Outstanding Trial WorkWesierski & Zurek LLP2012
Trial PracticeCenter for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)2011
Elder Law ClinicCenter for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI)2009
Silent Hearts ScholarshipChapman University School of Law2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Leasing ManagerCore Development Services2013 - Present
AttorneyAmini Law Firm2013 - Present
AssociateWesierski & Zurek, LLP2011 - 2013
Judge Advocate ExternCalifornia Army National Guard2011 - 2012
Law ClerkElder Law Clinic2009 - 2010
Law Clerk/File ClerkWesierski & Zurek LLP2007 - 2010
MarketingOleumTech Corporation2006 - 2007
Sales and MarketingNew York City Fashion Industry2004 - 2006
Assistant ManagerMagens Point Report (Virgin Islands)2003 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Women Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2015 - Present
CA Bureau of Real EstateLicensed Salesperson2014 - Present
CA Secretary of StateNotary Public2014 - Present
Association of Southern California Defense CounselAttorney Member2012 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2011 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Qedwai v. LlamidoDismissed with Attorneys Fees granted for my client
Regents v. SwanPRO granted
Hinman v. ChangDefense verdict

See all Legal Cases 

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles LawyerWeighing the Balance2012
Verdict MagazineThe Continuing Violation Doctrine: Implications of Shelley v. Geren2012
Orange County Lawyer MagazineBad-Mouthing the Boss on Social Media May be Protected by Law2012
Documentary, aired on KCETShadows in the Forest2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chapman Univ SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
California St Univ NorthridgeJournalism and Mass CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts2003

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
W&Z Weekly MCLEThe HOA: Rights and Infringements of Living in a Planned Community2013
W&Z Weekly MCLEInternet Privacy and Defamation - A Victim's Legal Recourse2013
W&Z Weekly MCLEGender Stereotyping in the Legal Profession2012
W&Z Quarterly Attorney MeetingLegal Ethics and Social Media2012