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Omar Issa Habbas

Omar Issa Habbas

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

About Me

Award winning attorney, Omar Habbas, helps get justice and compensation for those injured in San Jose, Oakland and the entire bay area.  Omar's firm has over 125 years combined experience, and multi-million dollar verdicts.  Omar has handled thousands of cases, with a long track record of success. Omar offers a free consultation to help his potential clients.


Omar is recognized as a Super Lawyer - an award only granted to the top 5% of all attorneys.  He has obtained over $125,000,000.00 in settlements for his clients.


Omar is truly passionate about helping others and always gives his clients the best legal guidance and assistance that he can offer. His practice areas include car accidents, trucking accidents, workers’ compensation, wrongful death, slip & fall accidents, medical malpractice, drunk driving accidents, and a wide variety of other claim types.  



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Car Accidents: 50%
    28 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Wrongful Death: 25%
    28 years, 100 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
    28 years, 1 thousand cases



Contingent (25-35%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Steven James Brewer

    Omar Habbas is a go-to lawyer for anyone suffering injuries from an accident. He is an exceptionally skilled, tough and dedicated advocate for the injured client with over 25 years of experience. He is adept at handling all types of cases, from the simplest auto accident to catastrophic construction and product liability cases. He does everything necessary to achieve the best results for his clients. With his years of experience, he understands what information insurance carriers need to pay the best possible settlements, and puts the necessary time and effort into each case to accomplish outstanding results for his clients.


    Steven Brewer Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • No photo

    I highly recommend Mr. Habbas to anyone who has been injured in a personal injury matter. Mr. Habbas' professionalism and dedication to his clients is first rate. In my experience, he always made himself available to meet with clients throughout the claim and litigation process. In addition, his ability to effectively litigate a case and provide top level results for his clients is unparalleled.


    Broderick Brown
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Habbas & Associates

675 North 1st Street
Suite 100
San Jose, CA, 95112



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersTop 100 Trial Lawyers2014
Best of BusinessBest of Business2014
Esteem Lawyers of AmericaEsteem Lawyers of America2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Best of BusinessBest of Business2013
Best of BusinessBest of Business2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2010
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerHabbas & Associates1987 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of William McCann1985 - 1987

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Stop Sign Violation Causing Collision3,423,000
Defective Tire Blowout3,000,000.0
Rear-End Collision$800,000.00

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Publication NameTitleDate
Silicon Valley TalkThe Most Successful Men In Silicon ValleyN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara University School Of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
University of the PacificHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1982

Speaking Engagements
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