Over $1B in Results and Counting

Experience You Can Trust For More Than Two Decades

McNicholas & McNicholas is a Los Angeles plaintiff trial law firm focusing on personal injury, employment law, class actions, sexual abuse and other consumer-oriented matters, such as civil rights, aviation disasters, product liability and public utility accidents and litigation. Founded by a family of attorneys spanning three generations, McNicholas & McNicholas has been trying cases to jury verdict on behalf of its clients for more than two decades.
Industry Recognition
The firm, dedicated to offering the highest caliber legal representation, has been consistently recognized for excellence by numerous publications and organizations, including Best Law Firms, Best Lawyers in America©, Southern California Super Lawyers Daily Journal Top Boutiques, National Law Journal Elite Trial Lawyers and Daily Journal Top Women Lawyers. This recognition comes from decades of trial experience, and this mastery and prowess is brought to the cases of each and every client.

Our Attorneys

A History Filled with Notable Successes

Many clients have said that the attorneys with McNicholas & McNicholas are an unrivaled force. The firm’s vigorous team of legal representatives have secured the largest consumer class action settlement in Orange County history of $42 million; a $44 million judgment for air crash victims as well as countless other substantial settlements and judgments.

McNicholas & McNicholas is adept in many areas of trial law, including class actions, personal injury and civil rights. As Panel Counsel to the Los Angeles Police Protective League and United Firefighters of Los Angeles City, the firm is also known for its work in representing law enforcement and firefighters who have suffered racial and sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation. We serve as passionate advocates for officials who dedicate their lives to protecting our country. See all our practice areas to find out how we can help you.

A Partner You Can Rely On

The firm distinguishes itself through commitment to the highest standard of client care. McNicholas & McNicholas is determined to surpass all client expectations – the firm and its team always keep clients informed, are responsive to calls and emails and work hard to develop a personal connection.

McNicholas & McNicholas is determined to surpass all client expectations. We establish personal connections, which allows us to better serve clients by understanding their goals and what drives them. From your first call to your first meeting and all the way through trial, you will be treated with respect by the team of McNicholas & McNicholas. We provide our clients exceptional legal representation and counsel with a focus on value, accuracy and expediency. At McNicholas & McNicholas, we are committed to our clients and the successful resolution of each individual case.

McNicholas & McNicholas is a Los Angeles plaintiff trial law firm focusing on personal injury, employment law, class actions, sexual abuse and other consumer-oriented matters, such as civil rights, aviation disasters, product liability and public utility accidents and litigation. Founded by a family of attorneys spanning three generations, McNicholas & McNicholas has been trying cases to jury verdict on behalf of its clients for more than two decades.
Industry Recognition
The firm, dedicated to offering the highest caliber legal representation, has been consistently recognized for excellence by numerous publications and organizations, including Best Law Firms, Best Lawyers in America©, Southern California Super Lawyers Daily Journal Top Boutiques, National Law Journal Elite Trial Lawyers and Daily Journal Top Women Lawyers. This recognition comes from decades of trial experience, and this mastery and prowess is brought to the cases of each and every client.

Best Law Firms 2017

News

February 15, 2019

The Recorder, Yahoo Finance, San Francisco Chronicle and More Report on McNicholas & McNicholas’ Win against Tillys for Illegal On-Call Scheduling Practices

In a 2-1 decision against retail clothing store Tillys, the Second District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles ruled that “on-call” employees are entitled to “reporting [Read More]

February 13, 2019

Rebuilding Your Home After the California Wildfires [Infographic]

If you or a loved one lost your home in a recent California wildfire, you may find that the payout from your homeowner’s insurance is not [Read More]

February 11, 2019

McNicholas & McNicholas Obtains $1 Million Settlement for Driver Injured in Semi-Truck Accident

Partner Matthew McNicholas and Senior Lawyer Juan Victoria obtained a $1 million policy limit settlement on behalf of a semi-truck driver who was rear-ended by another [Read More]

February 6, 2019

BuzzFeed, The Wall Street Journal, The National Law Journal, Forbes, Associated Press and More Report on McNicholas & McNicholas’ Lawsuits Against PG&E

In the BuzzFeed article “The Nation’s Biggest Utility Has Filed For Bankruptcy After Devastating California Wildfires,” Partner Patrick McNicholas discussed the impact PG&E’s bankruptcy filing will [Read More]