Business Law and LitigationOur practice focuses principally on business law and litigation in state and federal courts, as well as before various governmental agencies. We have significant experience representing businesses and business people in diverse types of transactions and disputes, we also have substantial experience in representing employers and executives in a variety of employment related matters. We represent small business owners as well as mid-size and larger businesses in all aspects of business related disputes, we represent employers and executives in employment law and litigation cases, including in the areas of wrongful termination, protection of trade secrets, employee privacy rights, prevailing wage investigations and litigations, and governmental investigations by various administrative agencies. We also provide regular counsel on a broad range of business law matters, both local and international, to assist our clients in avoiding costly disputes.
Defective Product and Accidental Injury Cases Our practice includes prosecuting personal injury claims. We have represented clients injured in different types of incidents, including defective product, car accidents, burn cases and other circumstances. We offer free consultations for all types of injury claims, evaluate and investigate the facts and provide representation in all stages of a claim, from trying to negotiate a prompt settlement through litigation, trial and collection.
Employment Law CasesOne of our major areas of practice is employment law litigation. We represent employees, executives and employers in a variety of employment law related matters and disputes, including dicrimination cases, wrongful termination, sexual harassment, wage and hour and other claims. We have significant experience in representing executives in the context of international employment law disputes.
Services tailored to your needs
Our firm prides itself on well-established contacts and proven cooperation with some of the very best law firms in the United States and for International matters, the Middle East. We have successfully represented clients' interests in association with some of the largest and most reliable firms nationwide in the United States and across the Middle East. We have successfully formed teams of specialized lawyers and experts, both in litigation and transactional matters to provide clients with services tailored to their needs.
Consulting in International transactional and litigation matters
Clients who consult our firm regarding international matters do so for several reasons: first, to make sure their matter is being handled by the right people at the proper firm whether in the United States or the Middle East; second, because we provide our clients with independent advice and legal opinions as consultants; but also because we monitor the fees and costs incurred and help keep the financial expenses under control and, as much as possible, within expectations.
We believe that each client has different needs and specific expectations and every case requires a special approach. We also believe that our services would be valuable only if they are tailored to those needs and expectations. As an alternative to traditional law firms, Astourian & Associates offers a personalized approach specifically aligned to meet the individualized needs of each client. Our firm prides itself on its client-focused responsiveness, flexibility and on its ability to find productive resolutions both quickly and effectively.
We are familiar with European, Middle Eastern and American cultures and business practices. For more than eighteen years we have handled legal matters in the Middle East, Western Europe and the United States. Our multicultural skills and background in parts of Europe, the Middle East and the United States enable us to better understand and respond to our clients' needs. With offices in Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and Beirut, our well established contacts with law firms in the Middle East and the United States and our language skills in English, French, Arabic and Armenian are at the core of our firm's capability to provide services in international matters.
We represent individuals, small and medium businesses and non-profit organizations. Our personalized approach and commitment make us a reliable partner for our clients. Whether you are an individual who needs a consultation for a simple civil matter, or a business entity navigating the complicated Middle Eastern business landscape or just looking for guidance in the U.S. business arena, we may be your best choice.
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Offices in: Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Beirut
Main Office: 35 East Union Street, Suite D, Pasadena, CA 91103