Meet ATTORNEY Sam Azimtash


POSITION: Founding Partner




Meet our founding partner, Mr. Sam Azimtash, esq.

Sam Azimtash is a founding partner of Nahavandi & Azimtash LLP. Mr. Azimtash specializes in lemon law, personal injury, labor and employment law, and business litigation and transactions.
Mr. Azimtash brings with himself years of experience in litigation and transactional matters in order to better serve his clients. Prior to founding Nahavandi & Azimtash LLP, Mr. Azimtash obtained experience defending hundreds of cases involving lemon law, consumer warranty, fraud, breach of contract, and unfair business practices actions on behalf of some of the biggest car dealerships and manufacturers in the world. In addition, Mr. Azimtash gained experience in personal injury matters by defending cases involving automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and falls, and catastrophic injuries involving the spine and brain for one of the largest insurance companies in the nation. Mr. Azimtash also has experience in labor and employment matters by previously advocating at a plaintiff-side employment firm where he defended employees who were wrongfully terminated and/or had their wages unlawfully withheld. Lastly, Mr. Azimtash has experience advising and advocating on behalf of individuals and corporations in business formation, business transactions, contract drafting and negotiations, and business litigation matters such as breach of contract, business disputes, unfair business practices, and business torts.
Mr. Azimtash’s experience also includes clerking in both California and Federal Court. Mr. Azimtash clerked for Judge Geoffrey Glass at the Superior Court of California in Orange County, where he drafted orders on matters relating to lemon law, personal injury, business disputes, and employment matters. Mr. Azimtash also clerked for Judge David Schultz in the United States District Court, where he obtained experience in litigation and pre-trial procedures. Such experience allows Mr. Azimtash to be better-suited to advocate matters on behalf of his clients in litigation and trial in both State and Federal Court.
Mr. Azimtash’s tactical decision-making, knowledge of procedural and substantive law, negotiation skills, superb writing and oral advocacy skills, and aggressiveness allows him to obtain excellent outcomes for his clients. Mr. Azimtash’s experience in working for car manufacturers and insurance companies sets him apart because he knows exactly how these large companies and their swarms of attorneys operate and how they defend against lawsuits. Every day, Mr. Azimtash incorporates such knowledge, skill, and experience to represent his clients in their lemon law, personal injury, employment, and business matters.
Mr. Azimtash graduated on top of his class (summa cum laude) from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Thereafter, Mr. Azimtash obtained his Juris Doctor from University of Minnesota Law School, which consistently ranks amongst the top law schools in the nation, and was the recipient of the Dean’s Merit Scholarship and placed on Dean’s List for his stellar academic records. While at University of Minnesota Law School, Mr. Azimtash partook in the Maynard Pirsig ABA Moot Court and was nominated as a top oralist due to his outstanding oral argument and legal writing skills. Mr. Azimtash also obtained his Master of Business Administration in finance and management from University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, which also consistently ranks amongst the best business schools in the nation.

When he is not advocating for his clients, Mr. Azimtash enjoys reading, hiking, traveling, and the California beaches. Mr. Azimtash is also an avid fan of the Los Angeles Lakers.