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Ultra aggressive and Intelligent attorney with extensive trial experience, both in major criminal and high dollar civil matters, who backs down to no one!


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    18 years, 200 cases
  2. Employment: 25%
    18 years, 150 cases
  3. Contracts: 20%
    18 years, 120 cases
  4. Landlord & Tenant: 5%
    18 years, 400 cases



Hourly ($550-650/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Law Offices of Mark A. Seif

Throughout Southern California
Los Angeles, CA


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
American Jurisprudence Award in Conflicts of LawBancroft Whitney1997
American Jurisprudence Award in Contracts LawBancroft Whitney1996
American Jurisprudence Award in TortsBancroft Whitney1995
American Jurisprudence Award Criminal JusticeBancroft Whitney1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
General CounselPreferred Capital/Preferred Lease2000 - 2002
Associate AttorneyFisher & Phillips1997 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionN/AN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaN/AN/A
State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Law SectionN/AN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People of the State of California vs. Orenthal James SimpsonNot Guilty
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Publication nameTitleDate
Bluff MagazinePoker and Litigation, The Same Game2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of California - Los AngelesEconomicsOther - Bachelors1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Annual MeetingGuest Speaker on Poker and Litigation2011
American Bar Association Annual Meeting in San FranciscoGuest Speaker on What Attorneys can Learn from Poker2010