Nezhad | Shayesteh - Sherman Oaks Litigation Attorneys

California Law Firm

Nezhad | Shayesteh is an experienced law firm representing clients who have been seriously wronged by the negligent, reckless or intentional conduct of another or who are involved in a business, employment or insurance dispute.  Our attorneys have decades of litigation experience, have recovered millions for our clients, and have successfully defended clients against multi-million dollar claims. Our experience covers the full range of personal injury and business litigation issues, including products liability, insurance bad faith, labor/employment and class action lawsuits.

The Attorneys of Nezhad | Shayesteh have been recognized by our clients, the legal community and the public for our integrity and successful results.  We fight for justice and to get our clients the best possible outcome.

Practice Areas:
Personal Injury
Child/Sexual Abuse
Products Liability
Insurance Bad Faith
Labor/Employment Law
Business Litigation

http://www.nsllawfirm.com/

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