CALIFORNIA TRIAL
ATTORNEYS

The O'Connor Firm P.C is a boutique law firm in Los Angeles
specializing in trial litigation for Entertainment, Labor & Injury law.

 

ENTERTAINMENT
ATTORNEYS

The O'Connor Firm P.C is a boutique law firm in Los Angeles
specializing in trial litigation for Entertainment, Labor & Injury law.

 

PERSONAL INJURY
ATTORNEYS

The O'Connor Firm P.C is a boutique law firm in Los Angeles
specializing in trial litigation for Entertainment, Labor & Injury law.

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CALIFORNIA TRIAL ATTORNEYS

THE GO-TO FIRM IN LOS ANGELES FOR PROTECTING YOUR RIGHTS

The O’Connor Firm, P.C. is a boutique law firm specializing in plaintiff representation. We have achieved over $40,000,000 in results by trial or settlement.

We thrive on David v. Goliath cases and zealously litigate through trial, and appeal, if necessary. Our practice concentrates on high-value entertainment, employment, catastrophic personal injury/wrongful death, business litigation, and intellectual property cases.

We offer personalized, dedicated, passionate, and relentless representation against powerful corporate forces that abuse their power.

Our recent results include a record $9.6 million jury verdict plus $7.3 million in attorneys’ fees awarded for unlawful use of a person’s name and likeness for commercial purposes, which is the largest in United States history.

A $5.3 million settlement in a representative action for workers misclassified as independent contractors, a $2 million settlement for unlawful use of a model’s image in marketing materials, a $1.7 million jury verdict and judgment for unlawful use of a model’s image.

We also won a settlement for slander, which included the largest emotional damages jury verdict for unlawful use of image in California history, among many others.

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Our recent results include a record $9.6 million jury verdict plus $7.3 million in attorneys’ fees awarded for unlawful use of a person’s name and likeness for commercial purposes, which is the largest in United States history.

A $5.3 million settlement in a representative action for workers misclassified as independent contractors, a $2 million settlement for unlawful use of a model’s image in marketing materials, a $1.7 million jury verdict and judgment for unlawful use of a model’s image.

We also won a settlement for slander, which included the largest emotional damages jury verdict for unlawful use of image in California history, among many others.

What Makes O’Connor Law Firm Different?

We arene't a generalist firm. We specialize in four core areas of law
and all of our attorneys all bring experience and results from within the four niches.

RELENTLESS, TRIAL-READY MINDSET

We take cases to trial. Trial by jury offers vindication for plaintiffs who seek true and full justice. We believe wholeheartedly in the American jury system as the best in the world. We are passionate and relentless in bringing all of the facts and evidence of our clients’ cases before the fine women and men of our community to decide what is right and what is full justice.

POWERFUL ADVOCATES FOR THE UNDERDOG

Our clients are like family. We give everything we have to their cases. We leave no stone unturned. We do everything we can to make our clients feel as comfortable as possible as they embark on their journey to vindicate their rights and seek justice. We are there for our clients every step of the way. We know our clients come to us as the underdogs. We level the playing field and stop at nothing and do everything in our power to vindicate their rights.

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Meet The Partners At

O’Connor Law Firm

Meet our team of dedicated legal attorneys at O’Connor Firm. Based in
downtown Los Angles we help our clients get fair representation.

Catherine O'Connor

Partner

Catherine A. O’Connor has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors. Attorney O’Connor has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney O’Connor also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney O’Connor is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney O’Connor is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney O’Connor graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney O’Connor has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney Catherine O’Connor has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Stanley Morrison

Partner

StanleyA. Morrison has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors. Attorney Morrison has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney Morrison also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney Morrison is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Morrison is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney Morrison graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney Morrison has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney StanleyMorrison has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Hector Garcia

Partner

Hector Garcia has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors.

Attorney Garcia has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney Garcia also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney Garcia is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Garcia is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney Garcia graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney Garcia has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney Hector Garcia has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Mary Baker

Partner

Mary Baker has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors.

Attorney Baker has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney Baker also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney Baker is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Baker is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney Baker graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney Baker has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney Mary Baker has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Steven Green

Associate Attorney

Steven Green has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors.

Attorney Green has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney Green also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney Green is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Green is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney Green graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney Green has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney Steven Green has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Silvia Lopez

Associate Attorney

Silvia Lopez has dedicated his professional career to the representation of physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice litigation and has more than 30 years of experience in such endeavors.

Attorney Lopez has tried numerous cases alleging medical malpractice in both the State and Federal Courts and has additionally handled appeals to the California appellate level courts. Attorney Lopez also represents physicians with the Department of Public Health matters from initial complaints through administrative hearings.

Attorney Lopez is admitted to both the California State and Federal Courts as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorney Lopez is a member of the California Defense Lawyers Association and was also elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates. Attorney Lopez graduated Fairfield University, cum laude, and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America.

Over the years, Attorney Lopez has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America (2003-2020) and listed in California Super Lawyers (2007-2018) as one of the top malpractice defense lawyers in California. In 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2018 he was selected as the Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Los Angeles) by the The Best Lawyers in America. In 2017 and 2019 he was selected Lawyer of the Year Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants (Los Angeles). He also has received the highest Martindale-Hubbel professional rating of AV.

Attorney Silvia Lopez has tried approximately 80 medical malpractice cases to verdict, with a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining defendants’ verdicts.
These tried cases represent a diverse experience in a wide variety of medical fields and issues, and successful outcomes have involved significant-high exposure cases, including wrongful death.

In addition to cases taken to verdict, he has handled complex, high exposure cases, including obstetrical birth injury cases, which have resulted in reasonable settlements and met the goals and expectations of our clients.

Areas of Practice

Image Rights & Entertainment Litigation

Investigation, litigation, and trial in the areas of rights of publicity and privacy, copyright, trademark, idea submission, libel, defamation, First Amendment, and profit and revenue participation disputes

Employee Wage Rights Litigation

Individual and class action cases involving wage theft, unpaid overtime, missed meal and rest breaks, manager misclassification, independent contractor misclassification, wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, and other employment matters

Personal Injury Litigation

We represent victims throughout California who have suffered injuries due to the negligence of others

Employee Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation

Job discrimination is devastating for employees, especially when the discrimination results in termination, harassment, or retaliation for complaints

What Our Clients Are Saying

By far the best team I've ever worked with. They truly understood the look I was going for and completely nailed it! I would highly recommend them as a company, you simply just won't find any better team!

JimPersonal Injury Case

Expert attorneys in litigating discrimination and wrongful breach of contract suits.

HarrisonEmployee Discrimination

Amazing team that's truly dedicated to your best interests.

StacyCivil Rights Case

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