Rawa Law Group APC

Rawa Law Group APC

Rawa Law Group is a law firm dedicated to providing exceptional service in the areas of Work Injury, Employment & Personal Injury. We aggressively fight for our clients in San Bernardino, Riverside, Los Angeles, & Orange counties to get them the

Firm Overview

The Rawa Law Group, APC is an aggressive law firm dedicated to providing exceptional service to its clients. We fight for our clients to get them the best relief possible. Located in Chino Hills, California, our firm represents clients in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino Counties in the areas of workers' compensation, employment law, and personal injury.

You Do Not Have Anything To Lose. Make an Educated Decision. The Call FREE and The Consultation FREE!

Our office offers free consultations. When you call, we will get information from you about your specific legal problem. Our team of highly qualified and experienced attorneys will then provide you with an evaluation and tell you whether you have a legal case. In cases involving Labor & Employment, Workers' Compensation, & Personal Injury.
Main Office
Main Office
5843 Pine Ave.
Chino Hills, CA  CA  91709
Phone
  • (877) 942-3729
Fax
  • (888) 250-8844
Websites
Personal Injury
Attorneys Rawa Law Group understand Labor & Employment. Workers' Compensation, & Personal Injury law. We represent INJURED WORKERS. UNLAWFULLY TERMINATED EMPLOYEES, PEOPLE INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT throughout South Cal. We are ready to fight for you
If you are HARASSED OR DISCRIMINATED AGAINST AT WORK we can help. Also, if your believe that you are UNLAWFULLY TERMINATED, or not receiving your proper compensation call us for a free consultation.

Are You Getting All You Are Entitled To Under California Worker Compensation Law?

Do not have a valid Social Security number; NO PROBLEM: you are entitled to the same right as documented employee.

Need medical treatment, NO PROBLEM: we have doctors ready to treat you.

Not getting your weekly temporary benefits, NO PROBLEM: we will fight for you.

Not getting your maximum benefits under the law, NO PROBLEM: we ready to take your case to trial.

California's Workers' Compensation Law is applicable to most employers. The statute requires employers to obtain insurance to cover potential workers' compensation claims, and sets up a fund for claims against employers who have illegally failed to have insurance.
One type of workplace injury is Specific Injury which can happen by a specific incident in a split second such falling, tripping, carrying heavy object, etc. The other type of workplace injury is Cumulative Trauma and is caused by having the employee doing a repetitive action over a period of time which causes a cumulative trauma injury. Regardless of the type of the workplace injury, the ramifications can last a lifetime. At Rawa Law Group, APC in Chino Hills, California, we understand the new California workers compensation process and will work tirelessly to get our clients all the benefits available to them under the California's Workers' Compensation Law.
One of the most devastating things in life is being injured since your injury could prevent you from earning your living, and the treatment cost of your work injury may not be covered by your health insurance. If you have been hurt on the job, you need to use your energy to get well, not to fight with the insurance company. One of our top commitments at the Rawa Law Group, APC is to work hard to provide you with the information you need, and to explain all the legal options available to you to assist you in making the right choices regarding your income, benefits and medical care.
Making an educated decision is critical. The more you know and understand your choices, the better decisions you can make. By learning about your rights under the California Workers Compensation law, you can avoid costly mistakes that can have life-long effects upon you and your family. We will represent you in your effort to get your life back.
We are dedicated to serving the needs and interests of our clients. Our experience and reputation have enabled us to assist numerous clients over the years to achieve favorable results for their claims. We will challenge your employer and its insurance carrier to provide you, the injured worker, not only with compensation benefits, but the maximum rights you are entitled to under the law.

We make it very easy for you to get a FREE CONSULTATION. You can call us toll free at 1-866-200-1212, or email us at info@zrawa.com or complete the free case evaluation form. Completely fill out the form provided; please provide as much information as possible. State the details of your situation and click the "submit" button. Upon submission, we will evaluate your case and will contact you to further discuss your case. There is no cost or obligation. Our consultation is free of charge. The legal fee is contingent or dependent upon a successful resolution of your case. We do not get paid unless we recover money for you.

Call 1-866-200-1212
Or email at info@zrawa.com
Employment
Rawa Law Group is an employment law firm representing employees throughout Southern California. We represent DETRIMENTALLY, FINANCIALLY INJURED EMPLOYEES. If you are a current, former or recently terminated employee we can help.
Wrongful Termination

Employees are often fired or let go from a job for many different reasons. Some terminations violate certain labor laws that exist to protect employees. These situations of 'œwrongful termination' are unfair and legally prohibited. Employers can be held accountable if they wrongfully terminate an employee.
In incidents where unfair and unjust treatment has occurred in the workplace, it is important for individuals to know that they can seek help from qualified and experienced employment law attorneys in obtaining justice and compensation for work related issues that they may be the victims of. At Rawa Law Group we represent employees from Los Angeles and throughout Southern California in protecting their rights under federal and state employment law.

When to File a Claim for Wrongful Termination:

There are several different types of situations that may warrant a claim of wrongful discharge from an employee. It is important for employees to know what these possible scenarios are so that in the event that they experience one, they will know that they can pursue litigation against their employer for damages. An employment law attorney can assist in those times to ensure that your rights are protected. Situations when an employee should file a claim for wrongful termination include:
If the employee is fired before his contract term is up and the contract is violated
When the employer fires an employee to get back at him for filing a claim against the employer, either for violating workplace safety laws or some other type of law, and it is within the employee's right to do so.

If the employer asks the employee to do something illegal and unsafe and the employee is fired for refusing to do it.
When an employer fires or lays off an employee and violates federal, state or local anti-discrimination laws by doing so. The employer might wrongfully breach the terms and conditions of employment due to race, color, nationality, sex, religion, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation and age.
If the employer violates their own termination policies that are written in the handbook
When the employer fires an employee for taking time off that he or she is legally entitled to, such as military service or voting
When the employee is fired for being a member of a protected class or group

If you have been fired or laid off recently by your employer and think that they were unlawful when they terminated your employment, then you may be entitled to file a claim against them. An employment law attorney can assist you with your claim. The employment law attorneys at Rawa Law Group have extensive experience handling wrongful termination cases and will work to ensure that your rights are protected under the law. Contact us for a confidential evaluation of your case today.

Job Discrimination

Job discrimination occurs when an employee or someone seeking a job receives unfair treatment because of his or her gender, race, skin color, national origin, disability, religion or age. Employment laws prohibit discrimination in any part of employment including during the hiring process. Unfortunately, employees are still discriminated against in the workplace every day.
If you are employee and have been the victim of discrimination, you may want to seek legal advice for your case. In California, the team of attorneys at the Rawa Law Group has experience representing employees who have been victims of discrimination and have achieved consistent positive outcomes for them.

Our Experienced Job Discrimination Attorneys Can Help You File a Complaint

If you believe that you have been discriminated against at work by your employer, supervisor or other employees then seek help from qualified employment law attorneys who can help. Our employment discrimination attorneys at the Rawa Law Group are dedicated to protecting the working rights of employees in California.

Call us FREE at 1-866-200-1212
Email us at info@zrawa.com

Overtime Pay
DON’T WORK FOR FREE

If you are not fully compensated for your Wages and you Overtime we can help.
Employment Wage & Hours - Employment Attorney

In the state of California, labor may be paid in different forms of pay by different companies. Companies might pay their employees by an hourly rate which must exceed or be equal to the minimum wage in the state of California. An employer may also pay an individual a salaried or set amount of pay per week or per pay period. This must also equal or exceed the minimum wage following the statutes of labor laws in California.
Commissions may be paid for sales of a product or service, and must be an agreed upon percentage of the product being sold or the service being performed. If a person is fired, those commissions owed must be paid at the time of termination. If the person quits, the company has seventy two hours to pay owed commissions.

Here are some of the reasons why you may need a lawyer:

If you are paid for piece work, and you are getting paid less than the minimum wage for the each hour you spent on piece work.
If you are an hourly employee and your employer misclassified as salaried employee,
If you are terminated and your employer did not pay you fully for all compensation due to you at the time of termination,
If you work off the o'clock and not compensated for such work,
If you have unpaid wages, commission, accrued vacation, overtime, etc.

Call us FREE at 1-866-200-1212
Email us at info@zrawa.com
Wrongful Death
You have rights and we are ready to fight for you to protect your right

Personal Injury Attorney:
Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys are here to Assist You:
Being injured is always a traumatic experience. When your injuries are caused by someone else behaving in a negligent manner or making negligent decisions, your trauma is compounded by anger and frustration, and you are left wondering what to do next. What you need to do is contact an experienced personal injury attorney who is able to answer all your questions, explain to you your legal rights as an injured person, and help you to decide if you need to file a personal injury case against the person(s) responsible for your suffering.
You have rights that you need to know about and you have legal options that you should explore. If it turns out that your situation requires filing a personal injury case against the individual(s) who caused your injury, your personal injury attorney will handle filing all the requisite paperwork, represent you in conferences and hearings, negotiate strongly on your behalf, and fight tooth-and-nail to be sure that you receive all the financial compensation that you entitled to. That compensation will include all your medical expenses related to your injuries - whether they are emotional, mental, physical, or a combination of the three - as well as money for time lost from work and compensation for the pain and suffering that you have had to endure. To find out more, call and talk with an experienced personal injury attorney today.

Types of Personal Injury Cases Handled by Our Personal Injury Attorneys
Skilled local personal injury attorneys are accustomed to handling many different types of personal injury cases; in fact, any situation that leads to an innocent person being injured as a result of someone else's negligence may be a personal injury situation. That being said, the most common types of personal injury situations in the local area revolve around one or more of the following:
Animal Attacks / Dog Bites
Premises Liability
Slips and Falls
Workplace Accidents
Construction Site Accidents
Heavy Equipment or Machinery Accidents
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Home Neglect
Missed Diagnoses
Dangerous Prescription Drugs
Defective Medical Devices
Product Liability / Defective or Faulty Products
Drunk Driving / Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Crashes
Big Rig and Trucking Accidents
Mass Transit Accidents
Transportation Accidents
Recreation Accidents
Boating Accidents
Wrongful Deaths
If you were injured under similar circumstances, or if a family member lost their life as a result of one of these situations, you owe yourself and your family answers: talk to a personal injury attorney today.

Time is of the Essence: Speak to an Expert Personal Injury Attorney, Now
There are laws, called statutes of limitations, which restrict the amount of time in which an injured person can file a case related to their personal injury. That means the sooner that you start the process, the better. For answers to your questions and to discuss your individual situation, call and speak with an expert personal injury attorney now.

Call us FREE at 1-866-200-1212
Email us at info@zrawa.com

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

Employees representing the majority of our communities. They are the force behind growing our economy and they they are most needed the help not large employers and large insurance companies. Most of our clients are hardworking individual workers who has been treated unfairly in their job. Additionally, employment law is a fascinating and dynamic body of law. We are helping our clients with a great variety of legal issues. From work injury to harassment and discrimination at the workplace, to collecting earned overtime wages, far too many things can go wrong in the workplace. Advocating and winning for our clients for is enormously satisfying.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

It is very important to educate our clients about their rights. Most of our clients come to us for work injury and they are not aware if they have other claims such unpaid overtime, or disability discrimination etc. Much of our attorneys time is spent helping clients to educate themselves about their basic rights.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

A client's own written documentation of workplace wrongs can often be a useful and effective tool.
Of course. In fact we always request form our client prepare chronological timeline of events and to explain how the such documentation is helpful in preparing their cases.

Ziad Rawashdeh

Attorney Ziad Rawashdeh is the founder of the firm. He works tirelessly to bring justice for injured individuals and their families, regardless of the type of injury and damage they suffered, either physical injury at work, other type of accidents, unpaid wages and overtime, or harassment and discrimination at workplace. Mr. Rawashdeh has personally recovered millions of dollars in settlements, verdicts and awards for the firms injured and damaged clients in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino County, as well as throughout California. Mr. Rawashdeh has successfully handled cases involving industrial accidents, workplace injuries, construction site accidents, orthopedic and brain injuries, amputations, wrongful death claims, unpaid wages and overtime, harassment and discrimination, and more.

Mr. Rawashdeh in addition of being a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association, and California Applicant Attorneys Association. In addition he is admitted to practice before all California State and Federal Courts, he also has an MBA degree and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Attorney Ziad Rawashdeh works tirelessly to bring justice for injured individuals and their families, regardless of the type of injury and damage they suffered, either physical injury at work, other type of accidents, unpaid wages and overtime, or harassment and discrimination at work place. Mr. Rawashdeh has personally recovered millions of dollars in settlements, verdicts and awards for the firm.
License
  • Bar Number: 237166
    California , 2005

Charles Rondeau

Charles Rondeau has been practicing law for more than 23 years. For the last 16 of them, his practice has been concentrated in workers' compensation related litigation. Mr. Rondeau has represented injured workers and medical providers before the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board. In recent years, he has also represented employers in civil litigation against workers' compensation insurance carriers. Mr. Rondeau has also successfully tried numerous civil and criminal cases to verdict.

Mr. Rondeau is a graduate of Columbia College and of Southwestern University School of Law. He is licensed to practice in California, New York and New Jersey, and is licensed to appear before the United State Supreme Court, several federal circuit Courts of Appeal and numerous federal District Courts.

Mr. Rondeau is currently serving as the Chairperson of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Law Commission of the State Bar of California and is a proud member of the California Applicants' Attorneys Association ("CAAA"), the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles ("CAALA") and the California Employment Lawyers Association ("CELA"). Mr. Rondeau has the honor and privilege of arguing some of the most important recent workers' compensation cases before the California Supreme Court, including Valdez v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board in 2013 and in State Compensation Insurance Fund v. Workers' Compensation Insurance Fund (Sandhagen) in 2008. Mr. Rondeau has also had the honor and privilege of arguing before several District Courts of Appeal and has several published appellate decisions.

Mr. Rondeau is fluent is Spanish and French and also speaks several other foreign languages.
License
  • Bar Number: 164136
    California , 1993

Zahra Khoury

Ms. Khoury handles the Labor and Employment civil litigation cases at the firm. Ms. Khoury is a value-driven Litigation Attorney with broad-based experience in civil labor and employment litigation, in State and Federal Courts from pleading to trial and/or arbitration. Ms. Khoury represents employees in wrongful termination cases, workplace discrimination, harassment, and retaliation under the Fair Employment and Housing Act, including discrimination based on pregnancy, race, national origin, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military and veteran status; Ms. Khoury handles wage and hour violations in State and Federal courts.

Ms. Khoury received her Bachelor's degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio (Magna Cum Laude) and her Master's Degree in Psychology from Antioch University. She received her Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law in Fullerton, California (Magna Cum Laude) graduating third of her class as a Salutatorian. Ms. Khoury was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2004. She is admitted in all courts of the State of California and in the United States District Court for the Central District and in the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Khoury is also a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association. While in law school, Ms. Khoury, an international human rights activist, was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Public Interest by the American Bar Association/Law Student Division (ABA/LSD). She received a Certificate of Appreciation by the ABA/LSD for her dedication to public service and volunteer work in the community. Ms. Khoury has received many honors and has published decisions.

Ms. Khoury joined RAWA LAW GROUP in 2015. She fights for her clients with passion and integrity.
License
  • Bar Number: 231065
    California , 2004

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