Beverly Hills Personal Injury Lawyer Raphael D. Javid Recognized by Super Lawyers as One of Southern California’s Rising Stars for 2012

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This is Raphael D. Javid’s third consecutive year on the list, which honors less than 2.5% of lawyers in Southern California.

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Raphael is the most talented attorney I have ever worked with. His grasp of the law and ability to navigate and negotiate complex matters make him an invaluable part of our team.

Javid, a partner at The Law Offices of Banafsheh, Danesh & Javid, P.C., joins the firm’s partners and co-founders, Kevin Danesh & Sean Banafsheh on the 2012 Rising Star List, which is made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a legal division of Thomson Reuters. This is Javid’s third appearance on the list, confirming his status as one of the brightest young minds in his legal arena for 2012.

According to the Super Lawyers website, the selections for this list are made by the research team at Thomson Reuter’s legal department which undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes multiple indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, including but not limited to:

  •     Verdicts & settlements
  •     Representative clients
  •     Experience
  •     Honors and awards
  •     Special licenses & certifications
  •     Position with law firm
  •     Bar activity
  •     Pro bono and community service
  •     Employment background
  •     Personal and professional achievements

The complete listing is published online at, and appears in both the July edition of Los Angeles magazine and the published 2012 Southern California Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition.

“Raphael is the most talented attorney I have ever worked with”, co-partner Sean Banafsheh was quoted as saying. “His grasp of the law and ability to navigate and negotiate complex matters make him an invaluable part of our team. We are all very proud of him for being recognized on this prestigious list.”

According to the firm’s website at, Mr. Javid is a Los Angeles trial attorney that solely represents plaintiffs. Fifteen to twenty percent of his practice stems from substituting into actions previously handled by other plaintiffs’ counsel for the purpose of seeing a matter through jury trial. His practice, which has spanned more than a decade, has been extremely successful as he has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.

A graduate of the University of California Los Angeles, Raphael D. Javid earned his B.A in 1998 when he graduated with summa cum laude honors, ranking among the top 50 students in his university class of approximately 12,000. He also received his J.D. in 2001 from UCLA School of Law, where he ranked among the top ten statewide trial advocacy competitors before graduating with honors. Mr. Javid was admitted to the California Bar in 2001 and to the U.S. District Court, Central District of California in 2001.

About Banafsheh, Danesh & Javid, P.C.
Banafsheh, Danesh & Javid, P.C., is a well-respected Beverly Hills, CA personal injury law firm that serves clients throughout California. The firm maintains offices in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco, San Diego, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Jose, and Sacramento. The firm handles cases on a contingency fee basis, not charging a fee unless they can gain a recovery for their clients. They practice all form of personal injury law including but not limited to truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, car accidents, pedestrian injuries, brain injuries, wrongful death and other serious injury claims.

The firm's staff also speaks Spanish, Italian, Farsi and Hebrew in addition to English and offer free consultations via their toll free number 800-820-1111.

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