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James Hoffmann

jhoffmann@levinhoffmann.com
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Office: (800) 245-7433
Fax: (800) 572-9590

Nation's Top One percent award
10 Best Attorney 2017 award
Top Attorneys in Southern California 2013
City of Lancaster

As a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, he has argued and tried both bench and jury trials in both state and federal courts in many jurisdictions including California, Nevada, Hawaii and Colorado for both plaintiffs and defendants.

He litigated the first AIDS-HIV fraud case in nation as well as successfully sued the Vatican for over 3 million dollars in a breach of contract case for an international client.

His clients are as diverse as Copper Manufacturers to Babies born with severe birth defects.

He has helped win hundreds of million of dollars in class actions such as Walmart and PPA litigation as well as winning tens of millions of dollars for individual clients.

He has acted as a small court claims judge, mediator, and arbitrator for the Los Angeles Superior court.

He was a member of the first Crash Settlement Program in The Superior Court.

He has given lectures to Lawyers, Judges, Doctors, Nurses, Insurance personnel and Law Students.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice U.S. Supreme Court;
U.S. Court of Claims;
U.S. Court of Military Appeals;
U.S. Tax Court;
U.S. Central District, Northern District and Southern District;
U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals;
Colorado Supreme Court and U.S District Court.
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA)

Super Lawyers

Los Angeles County Bar Association

American Association of Trial Attorneys

Client Reviews
★★★★★
Jim Hoffmann proved himself to be an attorney of manifold talents; a persuasive negotiator, a skilled researcher and writer, and a brilliant litigator. Jim's ability to think on his feet, amidst the clamor and stress of the legal system, is remarkable. Moreover, Jim's advocacy and care for his clients is a rarity. I recommend Jim to anyone who needs counsel. Jim is an engaging and thoughtful person as well as a gifted and ethical attorney. Philip