Paul Aghabala Attorney at Law

P. Paul Aghabala was born in 1975. He has lived most his life in California.

He attended the University of California Irvine, and received his B.S. degree in Biological Sciences in 1998. During the course of his studies at UC Irvine he was extensively involved with the research on behavioral modification of Autistic Children. Thereafter, he started his own "Automobile Parts" business in Ventura county and turned it into a successful business.

He then attended law school at Southwestern University of Law. In addition, in 2001, he passed the patent bar and became a registered United States Patent and Trademark Office Agent.

Paul was also chosen as one of the five members of the governing board of the Southwestern Trial Advocacy Program. In the Consumers Attorney's of California competition held in San Diego in 2002, his team placed third among the 20 teams competing.

Since graduating from law school, Paul has Specializes in the fields of personal injury and workers' compensation law. His extensive experience in handling these two areas of law wherein there is a considerable amount of overlap gives him an advantage over other firms who solely practice either personal injury or workers' compensation law.

Paul Aghabala is elected as a "Super Lawyer" by Superlawyers.com directory and is ranked high as a Rising Star in popular search engines powered by Superlawyers.com.

His interests include, scuba diving, playing basketball, and hiking.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2004
  • Areas of Practice

  • 40% Personal Injury Litigation
  • 50% Workers' Compensation
  • 10% Other Civil Litigation
  • Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
  • Bar Admissions

  • California, 2002
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2002
  • Education

    Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California

  • Juris Doctor - May, 2002
  • Honors: Governing Board, Interscholastic Trial Advocacy Honors
    • Program, 2001-2002
  • Honors: Consumer Attorneys of California Mock Trial Competition,
    • 2001
  • Honors: 3rd Place Team Member

  • University of California, Irvine, California

  • Bachelor of Science - 1998
  • Honors: Member, Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, 1995-1998
  • Major: Biological Sciences
  • Professional Associations and Memberships

  • CALA, Member, 2010-2014>
  • Past Employment Positions

  • DiJulio Law Group, Glendale California, Attorney, 2004
  • Emmer & Snowden, Canoga Park, California, Attorney, 2002 - 2004
  • Collision Parts & Supplies, Oxnard, California, President and
    • Company Founder, 1999 - 2002
  • Los Angeles Couty District Attorney's Office, Los Angeles, California,
    • Law Clerk, Public Integrity Division, 2001

    Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Farsi
  • Fraternities/Sororities

  • Alpha Epsilon Pi