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Languages spoken: Igbo

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    22 years
  2. Litigation: 20%
    22 years
  3. General Practice: 10%
    22 years
  4. Workers Compensation: 10%
    22 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Contingent (25-40%)

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Contact info

Emeziem & Others

405 14th Street.
Suite 300
Oakland, CA, 94612



Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Discipline with actual suspension
    issued in CA, 2006


    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

  2. Discipline, probation, with no actual suspension
    issued in CA, 2000


    This sanction means the attorney had a suspension placed on hold (and ultimately removed) by complying with certain requirements.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Award of AppreciationAnionma Association USA, Northern California Chapter2009
For Excellent Service as PresidentImo State Progressive Union of California2004
2004 Merit AwardImo State Progressive Union of California2004
Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service AwardBar Association of San Francisco, Volunteer Legal Services Program2002
Coast Guard Meritorious Team CommendationThe Commandant of the United States Coast Guard2000
Honored ProfessionalNational Directory of Who's Who in Executives and professionals1996
Volunteer Appreciation AwardAlameda County Bar Association1996
Certificate of CommendationBattered Women's Alternatives Family Law Indigent Client Services1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalEmeziem & Others2011 - Present
Managing PartnerEmeziem & Ogbu, LLP1997 - 2011
Managing PartnerAmamgbo, Emeziem, Ezeife & Ogbu1995 - 1997
PrincipalLaw Offices of Kelechi Charles Emeziem1992 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Consumer Attorneys Associations of Southern CaliforniaN/A2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1997 - 2003
Alameda County Bar AssociationN/A1995 - 2002
Contra Costa County Bar AssociationN/A1995 - 2001
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Nguyen v. Proton Technology Corp. (1999) 69 Cal. App. 4th 140California Court of Appeals reversed the lower court's
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Imo State UniversityEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science1985
University of Minnesota Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A