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    With nearly two decades of experience in the areas of business, corporate, securities, personal injury, and general civil litigation, Rod is widely regarded as one of Southern California’s most respected attorneys.
     He has been a Partner at Irvine Law Group, for the past decade. Prior to becoming a Partner at Irvine Law Group,  Rod was a civil litigator who represented corporations and consumers in areas of complex business litigation, corporate securities, major personal injury, professional liability, employment and more. He was also previously the General Counsel for a large national securities broker-dealer where he defended numerous civil litigation and arbitration matters on behalf of the firm in various States.
       Rod has represented private and public companies, as well as individuals throughout his legal career. He is also a certified mediator and has acted as mediator and/or arbitrator in cases in the fields of corporate securities, business, personal injury, premises liability, products liability, computers, lemon law, as well as a host of other legal matters. He conducts Mandatory Settlement Conferences for the Courts in civil litigation matters on a regular basis.
      Prior to becoming an attorney, Rod was the Director of Management Information Systems at California State University, Fullerton. He also holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is a member of Seven Figure Lawyers™, a very exclusive collective of lawyers who have received a verdict or settlement of one million dollars or more for their clients.

Bar Admissions:

California Supreme Court

United States Supreme Court

United States District Court – Central District of California

United States District Court – Northern District of California


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 30%
    18 years
  2. Motorcycle Accident: 20%
    18 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    18 years
  4. Employment: 20%
  5. Business: 10%
    18 years



Contingent (25-40%), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

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    I endorse this lawyer. I have been adverse with, and worked on subsequent matters with Rod. He personifies the ideals that all lawyers strive for. He is pen, honest and his integrity is beyond reproach. I strongly recommend Rod.


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Contact info

Irvine Law Group, LLP

780 Roosevelt
Irvine, CA, 92620


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2015
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2015
Distinuished Scholar AwardPhi Beta Delta1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerIrvine Law Group, LLP2004 - Present
Managing ShareholderIrvine Law Corporation2002 - 2004
Vice President & General CounselVeritrust Financial, LLC1999 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
The Top Trial Lawyers In AmericaMember2005 - Present
Seven Figure LawyersMember2005 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember2001 - Present
Phi Beta DeltaPast Director1993 - Present
American Bar AssociationPast Executive Committee2001 - 2004
Public Investors Arbitration Bar AssociationPast Director2001 - 2010
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1998 - 2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
California State University, FullertonN/AOther - BachelorsN/A