Have you been injured at work or in an accident? Get a lawyer who will fight for you!
Ever since I was a kid I always rooted for the underdog. Just because one side has the power, money and influence doesn’t mean they should get their way. The law is supposed to treat all people equally, however, it often doesn’t unless you have a strong advocate on your side. I represent regular people in cases against insurance companies, employers and the government. These are three entities with nearly unlimited resources, power and influence. Injured workers often do not know how to navigate a complex insurance bureaucracy that is designed to limit care and costs so that the insurance companies can a make a profit. Employees who are not being paid correctly, who are denied rest breaks, overtime and double-time often feel powerless when their employer ignores the law. Persons charged with a crime--be it a relatively minor misdemeanor or a serious felony face the full power of a government that is trying to take away their liberty. People in these scenarios should never go it alone. I fight for regular people who find themselves in difficult if not impossible situations. I have devoted my career to helping the little guy succeed. At my office I tailor a legal strategy for each individual client--there is no one size fits all approach. I fight tirelessly so that my clients receive every benefit, protection and defense available under the law. Let ME work for YOU.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2016|
|Lead Counsel Rated||Lead Counsel||2016|
|PRO BONO AWARD||SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW||2009|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Peter M. Gimbel||2016 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Nadeem H. Makada||2011 - 2016|
|Volunteer Deputy Public Defender||Marin Public Defender||2010 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|California Applicants' Attorneys Association||N/A||2014 - Present|
|San Mateo County Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Santa Clara Univ SOL||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|Univ of California Santa Cruz||Politics & Legal Studies (Double Major)||BA||2003|