Jonathan Bakhsheshian, Esq.
ELLIS & BAKH, LLP
Direct Phone Number (310) 363-0551
Located in Beverly Hills, California
Jonathan Bakhsheshian is a founding partner of Ellis & Bakh, LLP, where he specializes in wrongful death and catastrophic injury litigation, among other personal injury matters.
Mr. Bakhsheshian attended University of California, Los Angeles where he obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, graduating with high honors. He was recognized for his advocacy skills and was a recipient of the Regent Scholarship Award. Mr. Bakhsheshian then earned his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law. While studying at Pepperdine, Mr. Bakhsheshian was the Lead Articles Editor of the Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal and a lead member of the negotiations and mediations Team. He competed in several nationwide and international negotiation and mediation competitions.
Mr. Bakhsheshian continued his studies at the number one, nationally-ranked Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution to obtain his Masters in Dispute Resolution.
In addition to his classroom training, Mr. Bakhsheshian externed for the United States District Court, Central District of California; United States Attorney’s Office, Department of Justice; Honorable Judge Robert Kwan, Bankruptcy Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California; Los Angeles Superior Court; and for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.
Following law school, Mr. Bakhsheshian has focused his legal career in the field of personal injury and has handled over hundreds of personal injury cases from beginning to resolution. He is dedicated to the principal and philosophy that every injured victim is entitled to the best representation, regardless of their personal financial status or complexity of their case. Mr. Bakhsheshian prides himself on being a tough, creative, and fair legal advocate for all of his clients.
Pepperdine University School of Law – Malibu, Masters in Dispute Resolution
Pepperdine University School of Law – Malibu, Juris Doctorate
University of California, Los Angeles – Los Angeles, Bachelor’s in Philosophy
American Association for Justice
American Bar Association
Association of Business Trial Lawyers
Brain Injury Association of California
California Applicants’ Attorneys Association
California Employment Lawyers Association
Century City Bar Association
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
Consumer Attorneys of California
Downtown Los Angeles Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Los Angeles Jewish Bar Association
San Fernando Valley Bar Association
Westside Bar Association
An Overview of Government Tort Liability and Immunities, Consumer Attorneys of California, The Forum, May 1, 2018.
Ten Steps in Negotiating Private Health Insurance Liens, Consumer Attorneys of California, The Forum, November 1, 2017.
Seven Ways to Quash a Subpoena, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, The Advocate, October 1, 2017.
Los Angeles Jewish Lawyers, Attorney Article & Client Blog writer, on-going from 2017 to present.
REPRESENTATIVE VERDICTS & SETTLEMENTS
$4,000,000.00 | Premises Liability
$2,710,000.00 | Premises Liability
$2,200,000.00 | Truck v. Truck
$2,196,900.00 | Auto v. Truck
$1,500,000.00 | Auto v. Truck
$1,000,000.00 | Auto v. Truck
$977,000.00 | Auto v. Truck
$926,000.00 | Auto v. Truck
$775,000.00 | Auto v. Auto
$749,000.00 | Auto v. Truck