Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson

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Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Rose Klein & Marias LLP
 | 801 South Grand Avenue, 11th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: 310-277-2266
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019
Selected to Rising Stars: 2009 - 2012
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (50%),
  • Immigration: Consumer (50%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Persian (Farsi),
  • Spanish
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N i k k i  M e h r p o o  J a c o b s o n

Attorney at Law  |  Professor of Law  |  Certified Specialist
Expert Witness  |  Legal Analyst  |  Author



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Certified Specialist Workers’ Compensation Law
By The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Highly respected Los Angeles Attorney Nikki Jacobson has very clear goals and priorities as a lawyer:  protect the rights of California injured workers and immigrants from all over the world.   Today, she has a reputation as an attorney who has reached her goals. In fact, her many successes have made her a leader in both practice areas.


Ms. Jacobson began her legal career in 1997 after earning her law degree from Pepperdine University School of Law and her admission to The State Bar of California. After law school, she joined an immigration firm, where she quickly discovered the rewards for helping individuals and families build new lives in the United States.


In 1999, she founded her own firm and built a strong relationship with immigrants and injured workers. Thanks to Ms. Jacobson's dedication to her clients, she has earned their respect and has become a strong community advocate. This respect has led to a number of honors, including a "Superb" rating from Avvo and a Preeminent client-review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell.


Additionally, Ms. Jacobson is a highly respected member of the legal community. She is a professor of law at West Los Angeles College, a regular guest speaker and a valued member of a number of legal organizations.


As a committed Los Angeles lawyer, Ms. Jacobson continues to be a strong advocate and ally.  




*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.









Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Workers' Compensation (50%)

Immigration (50%): Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Focus Areas

Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship


Selected to Super Lawyers for 5 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019 Rising Stars: 2009 - 2012

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About Nikki Jacobson

Admitted: 1997, California

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Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Specialist in Workers' Compensation Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 2016

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Commissioner, California State Bar, Workers' Compensation Law Advisory Board, 2018
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • California, 1997
  • Member, California State Bar Workers' Compensation Section
  • Beverly Hills American Bar Association
  • Iranian American Lawyers Association
  • California Applicants' Attorneys Association
  • Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, Immigration Court Liaison- Southern California 
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Immigration Court Liaison
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Immigration Executive Committee
  • Supreme Court of California, 1997

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Representing LGBTQ in Asylum Proceedings before the USCIS and EOIR (Immigration Court) , 1997
  • Immigration Pro Bono Coordinator, Los Angeles County Bar

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Professor of Law, West Los Angeles College, February 1, 2001 – Present

Representative Clients:

  • Immigrants from all over the world.
  • California's Injured Workers

Educational Background:

  • California State University, Northridge, California, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, cum laude, June 1994

Industry Groups

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • California Bar Association - Workers' Compensation Section; California Applicant Attorney's
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
Office Location for Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson

801 South Grand Avenue
11th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Phone: 310-277-2266


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Last Updated: 9/10/2018

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