Michael D. Waks
Attorney at Law
Michael Waks is dedicated to
making sure his clients receive
every benefit they are entitled to.
If you've been injured in an accident, you need an aggressive
attorney to maximize your recovery. The Defendant's Insurance
Company will certainly have an aggressive attorney
representing them. The Law Office of Michael D. Waks
specializes in accident and injury cases only and has done so
for more than 26 years. He is dedicated to making sure his
clients receive every benefit they are entitled to.
Mr. Waks is an AV Rated Trial Lawyer which is
the highest rating awarded by Martindale-
Hubbell. Mr. Waks has been selected as a
2009 "Southern California Super Lawyer" by
Los Angeles Magazine. He has tried cases all
over Southern California, and his expertise,
THE LAWYER knowledge and tenacity are reflected in the
results he achieves for his clients.
While the size of the firm is small, the results
are comparable to those achieved by the big
firms. Personal attention and contact with
each and every client is something you won't
find at the big firms. Results are what matter,
and Mr. Waks has shown consistently over
the years that he has the skills and resources
to obtain them.
VERDICTS AND SETTLEMENTS
2010: $1,515,000.00 settlement obtained for a 40 year old woman who
sustained injuries from a car accident
2010: $900,000.00 settlement obtained for a 57 year old office manager
who was involved in a motor vehicle accident
2007: $750,000.00 settlement obtained for a woman who injured her neck
in an automobile collision
1998: $326,473.00 awarded to a man who was injured in an automobile
1995: $337,222.00 awarded to a woman who was injured in a car accident,
all of which was paid by the Defendant's insurance carrier, despite the
Defendant’s $100,000.00 insurance policy limit.
"I wouldn't have received a just resolution to my case
without the work of Michael Waks. He anticipated and was
prepared for every possible contingency. I can't imagine
anyone being more capable or working harder.
"Micheal Waks is an outstanding personal injury Attorney. He works at a
fast pace, always ahead of the ball game. He's committed to his clients to
the end. I couldn't believe how fast he was able to resolve my case. I also
couldn't believe how much money he got for me. I highly recommend
Michael Waks if you need a quality personal injury attorney."
- Brenda Contreras
"I highly recommend Mr. Waks to all friends and family. Mr.
Waks is intelligent, proactive, fast moving, aggressive,
committed, and especially impressed with his knowledge in
law. My mother and I had just closed personal injury case
with Mr. Waks and has done a fantastic job representing us.
Mr. Waks and his team are amazing. I love his secretary. I
love it when I call, she knows exactly who I am. It makes you
feel welcome and special."
-Yang & Mina
"His knowledge of the law, combined with his commitment to the well-being of
his client, his sense of fair-play and his great communication skills were
instrumental to the resolution of my case. Mike Waks is well-respected in the legal
community and I would highly recommend his legal services."
- L. Center
"Michael Waks is a dedicated hardworking Attorney, his
knowledge of the law and his commitment to his clients are
outstanding, we would highly recommend him to our family
- Tom and Lyn
"Michael Waks was the first Attorney that came to my mind when I needed help with
my automobile personal injury accident case. He was available to personally answer
my questions, was aggressive with the automobile insurance company, received a
settlement larger than I expected, and was always very professional in his handling of
my case. I am truly indebted to him for helping me out when I needed it most. He
came through for me and I have since referred numerous people to his law practice for
representation. The feedback I have heard from my friends has always been extremely
positive as to the handling of their cases."
- Joel S. Oiknine
"Michael was instrumental in the resolution of my case.
He is proactive, thorough, very communicative and
prepared for any and every possible roadblock. He is
extremely capable and did an excellent job
representing me and I would highly recommend him."
- Kathy Johnson
"Michael Waks is an outstanding lawyer. He is
intelligent, respectful, dedicated and hardworking. He
wins his cases based on knowledge, understanding and
listening to his clients. I will definitely continue to use
him in the future should I need to."
- Mary Beth Ely