Brett Shainfeld is the founder and principal of Shainfeld Law, PC, located in Los Angeles, California. Upon founding Shainfeld Law, Mr. Shainfeld also created LemonLawNow, an online platform dedicated to handling California lemon law claims. He has more than 13 years legal experience, which includes handling thousands of cases. His philosophy consists of providing clients with clear explanations and forward-thinking options to their cases in addition to personal attention to detail. Mr. Shainfeld became an attorney to make a difference for his clients and provide them with creative and cutting-edge solutions to their problems. Mr. Shainfeld has legal experience and business background to make sure your lemon law case moves forward in a manner that is efficient and maximizes your recovery.
Mr. Shainfeld was born in South Africa and immigrated with his family to California. From the time he was a young boy, he has believed in standing up for those in need and helping fight for their rights. It is not surprising his path led him to become a lawyer specializing in lemon law in California. Through his work, Mr. Shainfeld is able to help the individual consumer fight against giant auto manufactures, something these other lemon law attorneys would most likely not do without a qualified lemon law lawyer.
Brett Shainfeld’s Education
Mr. Shainfeld began his professional education at the University of California, Davis in 1996. While at UC Davis, he was a four-year member and captain of the NCAA Division 1 wrestling team, as well as a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. In 2000, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Communications and International Relations, and was nominated an “Outstanding Senior for the Class of 2000.”
Following his graduation from UC Davis, he spent the next three years involved in sales/management and business development both for small businesses as well as one of the largest wineries in the world. During this time, Mr. Shainfeld sharpened his real-world business skills, which he continues to implement today when providing lemon law clients with creative, innovative and unique solutions to their problems.
Mr. Shainfeld graduated with a Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 2006. While at Loyola he gained the legal knowledge to augment his business experience. In addition to obtaining his degree from Loyola Law School, he became a California Certified Mediator, which provided him with the skills, training, and knowledge to resolve his lemon law cases with out-of-the-box solutions that lead to winning results.
Following law school, Mr. Shainfeld spent the next few years gaining practical legal experience by working in a California civil litigation firm. During this time, he provided legal representation to both plaintiffs and corporate defendants. Mr. Shainfeld represented multi-million-dollar companies, including The Irvine Company, LA Fitness, Carl’s Jr. and Zurich Insurance Company. This civil litigation experience enabled Mr. Shainfeld to gain insight into how the big companies analyze cases, which now provides his lemon law clients with a unique advantage when he has to now negotiate with these large corporations.
Accolades and Distinctions
In addition to his experience, Mr. Shainfeld is accredited by the California State Bar and all of the U.S. District Courts of California. He was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2019-2020 edition of The Who’s Who Directories. Additionally, Mr. Shainfeld has been selected to The National Trial Lawyers Top 100. Mr. Shainfeld boasts a perfect AVVO rating of 10.0, and has also received the AVVO Client’s Choice Award.
Community Involvement in Los Angeles
Mr. Shainfeld is an active and supportive member of the Los Angeles community, including being on the board of a non profit organization which provides food and clothing to those in need. He has learned to lead by example from his parents, who have showed him the importance of family, hard work and giving back. Mr. Shainfeld is married and lives in Los Angeles, California with his family.