Jivaka Candappa is the principal of Candappa Law Firm. He is an aggressive and... more
Jivaka Candappa is the principal of Candappa Law Firm. He is an aggressive and passionate trial lawyer with over a decade of litigation experience in civil rights, criminal defense, education, employment and personal injury law. Mr. Candappa was named a Rising Star by the Super Lawyers Magazine, an honor that recognizes only 2.5% of attorneys in California for attaining a high degree of peer re... view profile
No matter how you refer to me -- Award winning Personal Injury Lawyer, Consumer... more
No matter how you refer to me -- Award winning Personal Injury Lawyer, Consumer Attorney, or Trial Lawyer -- most people who know or have ever worked with me will readily tell you that I have a real passion for lawyering; and that I'm not shy about acknowledging it. A Plaintiff's Personal Injury Lawyer who wants to succeed in today's legal climate must be committed to steering the client... view profile
I have been in solo practice serving the Los Angeles area for ten years. I am an... more
I have been in solo practice serving the Los Angeles area for ten years. I am an experienced trial lawyer that has handled legal matters in many courthouses from Oakland to San Diego. I have taken on some of the toughest prosecutors and big firm attorneys throughout California. This has developed my skills as a top litigator. If you hire me as your lawyer, I will create a trial strategy that wi... view profile
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.