Fields of Expertise

Personal Injury

For over 25 years, our trial lawyers have been successfully litigating personal injury and wrongful death cases on behalf of injured plaintiffs, their families, and insurers. Our highly experienced personal injury lawyers routinely obtain substantial verdicts at trial and negotiated settlements for our clients!

Real Estate Law

Real estate contract and lease disputes are a frequent occurrence when running a business. Our attorneys represent businesses in contract disputes with commercial landlords, tenants, or buyers and sellers of commercial property. McElfish law will fight to get the best possible outcome for you and your business!

Appellate Law

The attorneys at McElfish Law Firm are experienced in representing plaintiffs at the appellate level, who previously received unfavorable rulings against them. In civil matters, we can scrutinize lower court proceedings and identify appealable errors.

Business Disputes

At McElfish Law Firm, our experienced Los Angeles business attorneys assist small businesses with business disputes, including vendor disputes, contract disputes, commercial leases, and other business-related disputes.

Divorce Lawyer

Few legal matters are more emotional than those centered around your family. Whether you are working through a divorce, are trying to determine paternity or are seeking guardianship, you will have questions about your options and the legal process.

Construction Law

Our lawyers have decades of experience representing individuals, developers, sub-contractors and general contractors in all types of construction defect cases, disputes, and litigation.

We are trial lawyers, who defend the interests of individuals.

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Fields of Clients

Kate Anderson June 10, 2016

“…If anyone needs a personal injury lawyer, MCELFISH LAW FIRM IS THE PLACE TO CALL. THEY WILL HONESTLY TAKE CARE OF YOU. This was my first encounter with a personal injury lawyer and I couldn’t be any happier and pleased with the services they provided me. I WILL DEFINITELY BE REFERRING THEM TO MY FRIENDS AND FAMILY!

Jacob SmithMarch 14, 2017

“McElfish law firm helped my company to resolve some specific questions we had regarding trademark law and creative commons licensing. They were thoughtful and concise, resolving all of my company’s questions regarding this matter. We will certainly be going back to them for any other corporate legal matters. Highly recommend!”

Your Personal Lawyers & Litigators

McElfish is one of the top law firms in Los Angeles. We are civil litigation attorneys, who defend the interests of individuals and businesses. Raymond D. McElfish, who is also a business owner in West Hollywood, CA founded the law firm over a quarter of a century ago. Over this period of time, he and his firm have tried over 100 cases to jury verdict and have been involved in nearly every kind of litigation imaginable such as personal & catastrophic injury, truck accidents, DUI defense, unlawful detainers, landlord disputes, appeals, and small business disputes. The firm’s attorneys are also experts in appellate law cases. Mr. McElfish’s goal has been to provide all members of the community with a place to go with their legal needs, no matter how big or small. McElfish is a firm where people can count on a friendly environment, reasonable, flexible and affordable attorney fees and the utmost respect for their concerns. Raymond’s firm provides an array of legal services ranging from small business to business to business litigation. McElfish Law Firm is dedicated to achieving the results that their clients deserve in the prompt and responsive manner. Looking for a Los Angeles lawyer can be an intimidating chore. We will make finding and hiring a lawyer easy and affordable. We look forward to working with you.

Hire a Lawyer Who is Used to Winning!

Watch this video, where our former clients tell, how desperate they were to win their respective case and how slim their chances seemed… before hiring us as their lawyers!

That’s right, our law firm has the highest wins ratio percentage among all other Los Angeles, CA legal practices. With us, there’s just no other way but to win!

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In Pennsylvania, while there may be cash benefits or welfare assistance available from the government for the care of children, parents are also obliged to pay support for the care and maintenance of their children (alimony).

Nuances that your divorce process may encounter in California

Unfortunately, marriages don’t always work out. Sometimes people just become alienated and drift apart. At other times there is real damage done by abuse or other selfish interests of either side. Whether you are the one who is asking for a divorce, or are the…

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