Oakwood Legal Group, LLP

Oakwood Legal Group, LLP

With lawyers trained at top law schools, including Harvard, our firm provides knowledge and experience when you need it most. We have recovered millions for people in auto, motorcycle and truck accidents, slip and falls and wrongful deaths cases.

Firm Overview

Oakwood Legal Group, LLP, is a premier personal injury law firm that has recovered millions of dollars for our clients. Our attorneys have been trained at some of the top law schools in the country, including Harvard Law School. With over 30 years of combined experience in handling personal injury cases, our attorneys have the knowledge to get our clients the best results possible.

Our firm has successfully handled cases including car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, brain injuries, slip and falls and wrongful deaths. Our results include:

$4.1 million verdict in a trip and fall case
$2 million settlement in a truck accident case
$1.25 million verdict in a motorcycle accident case
$1.1 million settlement in a car accident case
$650,000 settlement in a motorcycle accident case
Main Office
Oakwood Legal Group, LLP
8383 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 702
Beverly Hills  CA  90211
  • 888-804-7858
Auto Accident
Our lawyers are armed with sophisticated legal training from some of the nation's top law schools, including Harvard Law School. We've recovered millions for our clients and successfully handle all personal injury matters.
Trained at top law schools, including Harvard Law School, our attorneys provide a level of expertise that is unmatched in the field of personal injury law. We understand that being injured in an accident is a life changing event that may cause you many hardships. You may suffer physical pain, emotional pain, financial pain and more. We know that your quality of life may not ever go back to how it was before your accident and we fight endlessly to get our clients MAXIMUM compensation and that's why we offer a "No Attorney Fee Guarantee."


We also will come to YOU. After being injured in any accident, it may be difficult to conduct routine activities such as traveling to our law office. For that reason, our staff takes great pride in client service and client convenience. We will come to your home, your office or to the hospital for an initial consultation if necessary. Furthermore we offer a network of medical providers near your home or office who won't charge you any out of pocket expenses for your medical treatment. Lastly, for those injured in vehicle accidents we will immediately arrange for the repair of your vehicle and rental.

Big or small, we handle personal injury cases such as car accidents, motorcycle accidents, wrongful deaths, dog and animal attacks, serious injuries and slip and fall accidents. We've recovered MILLIONS for our clients and we love fighting for VICTIMS of accidents.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

We are passionate about helping victims of accidents caused by another party's negligence. Seeing our clients joy and satisfaction at the end of a difficult case is the reason why we do what we do.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

Not all lawyers are equal.

Our partner, Raymond Zolekhian is a graduate of Harvard Law School. He has received every top honor that a personal injury attorney could be awarded. He has been named a Super Lawyer and one of the nation's Top 100 Trial Attorneys. Our team of dedicated and skilled attorneys are led by Mr. Zolekhian who personally works on every case, big or small.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We are not aware of any other law firm in the personal injury field that is led my a Harvard Law School Graduate. Do your research. Know your lawyer.

Raymond Zolekhian

Raymond J. Zolekhian is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a partner at Oakwood Legal Group, LLP. After graduating from Harvard, Mr. Zolekhian became an attorney at one of the largest and most respected law firms in the world. After a few years in practice, he left to start his own law firm dedicated to representing people that were injured in accidents.

Mr. Zolekhian has successfully represented hundreds of clients and recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts including a $4.1 million verdict in a trip and fall case, a $2 million settlement in a truck accident case, a $1.1 million settlement in an auto accident case an a $650,000 settlement in a motorcycle accident case.

He has been awarded with several highly respected awards and admitted to prestigious organizations including:

Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
2014 Top 100 Trial Lawyer - The National Trial Lawyers
2014 Nominee for Consumer Attorney of the Year - Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Bar Number: 244528
    California , 2006
  • Harvard Law School

Michael Terani

Michael D. Terani is a partner at Oakwood Legal Group and an experienced attorney. Mr. Terani received his undergraduate degree from the UCLA and his law degree from Loyola Law School, one of the country's most respected law schools.

Mr. Terani's practice focuses on representing clients that were injured in personal injury matters. He prides himself not only in getting his clients the highest settlements possible, but also providing them with the compassionate service throughout the entire process.
  • Bar Number: 244489
    California , 2006
  • Loyola Law School

Demetrios Papanikolas

Mr. Papanikolas is a skilled litigator with over 20 years of experience representing personal injury clients. He has obtained hundreds of settlements and jury verdicts all across California totaling in the tens of millions of dollars. He is a membor of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Pro Tem Judge.
  • Bar Number: 150763
    California , 1990
  • UCLA School of Law
    JD , 1990

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