Ramin Hariri is the principal and founder of the Hariri Law Group. SDHEADSHOTS_MG_3561FORWEB

Mr. Hariri graduated from the University of California, San Diego in 2002. He later attended Loyola Law School in Los Angeles and was an Editor of the prestigious Entertainment Law Review. While attending law school Mr. Hariri externed for the Honorable Judge Ellen Carroll for the Central District of California Federal Bankruptcy Court.  He also volunteered at the Domestic Violence Clinic at the Chula Vista Courthouse in San Diego, assisting individuals involved in harassment, stalking and other related forms of domestic violence.

In 2007, Mr. Hariri began his legal career working on behalf of several prominent national litigation defense firms.

While at these firms, Mr. Hariri represented clients on a wide range of complex civil litigation matters, including, but not limited to, toxic torts, product liability, landlord/tenant disputes, environmental contamination issues, professional liability (malpractice), premises liability, business litigation, and personal injury claims.

Mr. Hariri splits his practice by representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants in civil litigation matters. His extensive experience representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants gives him a keen understanding of the values, interests and injuries that relate to each of his clients – whether they are on the defense side or the plaintiff’s side.

This balance of perspective allows him to pursue the best avenues to advocate on behalf of his client’s interests.

Mr. Hariri is admitted to practice law in California and the United States District Court for the Central District of California. He has successfully represented clients in mediation, arbitration, and trial.

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Employment
  • Environmental Toxic Torts
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Landlord-Tenant
  • Insurance

Honors and Awards:

  • Nominated Top Attorney in the San Diego Business Journal in 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016. 
  • Selected as Super Lawyers 2016 San Diego Rising Stars.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of San Diego
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Lawyers Club – North County Chapter
  • Iranian American Bar Association, San Diego County Chapter President



Tina Arshakyan – Of Counsel

Ms. Arshakyan’s primary area of practice is workers compensation and personal injury.

Ms. Arshakyan began her legal education early.  She was accepted to the University of San Diego School of Law at the age of 19, becoming one of the youngest students to be admitted to USD’s school of law.  While balancing a full course load, Ms. Arshakyan invested her free time clerking at the employee rights center assisting employees before the National Labor Relations Board, Labor Commissioner, and California Unemployment Appeals Board.  She continued to develop her legal skills working at a Plaintiffs’ litigation firm representing clients in personal injury cases.

Ms. Arshakyan is devoted to representing her clients’ interests and bringing them the best results possible.  She provides a level of personal attention to their cases that many law firms simply fail to provide.  Ms. Arshakyan personally reviews and works on each of her clients’ cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment
  • Trust and Estates

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D.
  • California State University, Northridge
    • B.A. Magna Cum Laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California Applicant’s Attorney’s Association
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • Pasadena Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section
  • Armenian American Bar Association
  • Iranian American Bar Association


  • English
  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish