For the past 26 years, Robert Mandell has been a steadfast advocate for the victims of personal injury resulting from auto accidents, bicycle and motorcycle accidents, defective products, medical malpractice, dog bites and other accidents. He has championed the rights of folks going up against some of the largest companies in the world, including Ford, GM, AIG, and many others.
Rob leads a boutique litigation firm of four attorneys dedicated to prosecuting the rights of those who have suffered at the negligent hands of others. Their mission is to champion the cause of those who have suffered serious harm from the carelessness of others, and to make sure they are not left holding the bag.
When he is not advocating for his clients, Rob is usually writing fiction or playing blues harp in local night clubs. He also enjoys mountain biking, skiing and just hanging out with his beautiful “foodie” wife and two teenage sons.
Specialties: brain and spinal cord injuries, serious orthopedic injuries, and other catastrophic harm. Rob is the lead trial attorney for the firm.
Laurence H. Mandell is the managing partner of The Mandell Law Firm. Since 1978, he has championed the rights of injury victims, consumers and small business owners throughout Southern California. His expertise encompasses all aspects of personal injury matters, including dog bites, motorcycle accidents, car accidents, premises liability and product liability.
Mr. Mandell is a graduate of the prestigious National Institute of Trial Advocacy and a member of consumer advocacy groups such as the Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles and Consumer Attorneys of California. His victories include several multi-million dollar-plus awards, including a high profile freeway accident case against the City of Los Angeles which garnered $2.8 million. (Randall v. City of LA).
Mr. Mandell has some 40 trials and more than 250 arbitrations to his credit. He is well respected on both sides of the fence as an aggressive advocate and worthy opponent. Mr. Mandell has also served as an arbitrator and mediator for the Los Angeles Superior Court. He accepts inquires on his personal email at email@example.com.
Mara Burnett is the newest partner in The Mandell Law Firm, and is widely considered one of the rising stars among consumer rights attorneys in Southern California. She brings her unique down-to-earth style to sensitive and often complex matters, winning her the respect of injury victims and adversaries alike.
Ms. Burnett began her legal career as a Research Attorney for the Los Angeles Superior Court, where she analyzed thousands of legal issues, and literally wrote the rulings and opinions for several prominent judges. She also conducted settlement conferences for the Court. Over the next decade, she focused her private practice on catastrophic injury cases arising from motor vehicle accidents, defective products, and dangerous conditions on property. She has successfully litigated wrongful death cases on behalf of surviving family members, including a tragic case which later contributed to major changes in automobile safety measures. (Martinez v. GM – brake-shift interlock) She participated in mass tort train accident litigation, as well as several successful actions against negligent physicians.
Ms. Burnett offers free consultations to all clients and gives a special personal touch to each relationship, which brings her clients back when she is needed again. Her practice encompasses all of Southern California, from Santa Barbara to San Diego. Her credo is compassion, honesty and laborious service to the client. Ms. Burnett accepts case inquiries on her personal email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aslin Tutuyan joined The Mandell Law Firm in July, 2007 and practices in the areas of personal and catastrophic injury, medical malpractice, premises liability and product liability. Ms. Tutuyan joins our firm with a background in personal injury litigation, civil litigation and criminal prosecution.
Upon graduating from USC, Ms. Tutuyan attended Southwestern University School of Law, where she was a member of the prestigious Moot Court Honors Program. She qualified as an Outstanding Oralist after competing in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Competition in Lubbock, Texas. She trained at the Civil Liability and Consumer Protection divisions of the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office and the Preliminary Hearings division of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Ms. Tutuyan then accepted an associate attorney position at Moore Winter & McLennan, where she defended hospitals, nurses and physicians in medical malpractice actions, and represented property owners in premises liability cases. She has now joined the Mandell Law Firm as part of the Litigation Team protecting her clients from the negligence of others.
Ms. Tutuyan is an attorney who represents her clients with passion and integrity. She is a dedicated advocate for the wronged and injured, and her outstanding negotiation, research and courtroom skills yield clients the results they deserve. She is a “people person” with a strong commitment to her values, a commitment that fits perfectly with the Mandell Law Firm Mission Statement. She is also an August 2011 graduate of the 25th Annual Jack Daniels LA- ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates) Trial School.
Born and raised in California, Ms. Tutuyan is multi-lingual, speaking English, Armenian and Turkish. She accepts case inquiries on her personal email at email@example.com.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as the result of an accident, contact Robert J. Mandell at The Mandell Law Firm for a free case evaluation.