Cyrus Shahriari

Top rated personal injury attorney in Culver City, California

Pietz & Shahriari LLP
Cyrus Shahriari
Pietz & Shahriari LLP

Practice Areas: Personal injury, Employment litigation, Business litigation; view more

Licensed in California since: 2013

Education: Loyola Law School Los Angeles

Languages Spoken: English, Persian (Farsi)

Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2022
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Pietz & Shahriari LLP

6700 S Centinela Ave
Second Floor
Culver City, CA 90230 Visit website


Trial lawyer Cyrus Shahriari oversees The Shahriari Law Firm, where he represents people who are being hurt by the negligence or actions of others in personal injury, employment, insurance bad faith, and in landlord - tenant matters. These cases are taken on a contingency basis, which means you pay nothing until your case is resolved. 

The Shahriari Law Firm is a sister firm to Pietz & Shahriari, LLP, where Cyrus Shahriari is a co-founder and partner, litigating business law cases with his partner, Morgan Pietz.

The common thread here among all the practice areas is that Cyrus Shahriari is a trial lawyer. He is recognized for his attention to detail, his meticulous preparation, and his knowledge of the law. As a trial lawyer, Cyrus prepares every case -- right from the beginning -- as if it were going to trial. Defense attorneys, insurance companies, and Big Law attorneys know that Cyrus will not back down and is not afraid to go all the way to court on behalf of his clients. 

Cyrus's results speak for themselves and include:

  • $1,775,000 Jury Verdict in a breach of oral contract and fraud lawsuit
  • $1,500,000 Confidential Settlement in a Housing case
  • $395,000 Settlement in a Wage-and-Hour and Workplace Discrimination Employment lawsuit
  • $300,000 Arbitration Award in a Wrongful Termination Employment case
  • $240,000 Settlement for a Motor Vehicle Accident

Cyrus Shahriari is committed to his clients and in doing everything legally possible to ensure they obtain justice and compensation for their injuries. Contact Cyrus for a free, no-obligation consultation to learn about your legal options.



Practice areas

Personal injury - general: plaintiff, Employment litigation: plaintiff, Business litigation

Focus areas

Animal bites, Assault, Motor vehicle accidents, Personal injury - plaintiff, Slip and fall, Wrongful death, Construction accident, Brain injury, Sexual abuse - plaintiff, Toxic mold, Trucking accidents, Premises liability - plaintiff, Employment discrimination, Wrongful termination, Retaliation, Trade secret, Non-compete agreements

  • 50% Personal injury - general: plaintiff
  • 40% Employment litigation: plaintiff
  • 10% Business litigation

First Admitted: 2013, California

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  • $1,750,000 Verdict: Business Litigation, Breach of Oral Contract and Fraud
  • $1,500,000 Confidential Settlement: Tenants' Rights, Housing
  • $395,000 Confidential Settlement: Employment, Wage-and-Hour and Workplace Discrimination
  • $300,000+ Arbitration: Employment, Wrongful Termination and Sexual Harassment 
  • $240,000 Settlement: Personal Injury, Motor Vehicle Accident
  • $175,000 Settlement: Police Excessive Force 
  • $125,000 Settlement:  Personal Injury, Slip and Fall
  • $100,000 Settlement:  Employment, Age Discrimination and Failure to Pay Overtime
  • $95,000 Confidential Settlement: Personal Injury, Assault & Battery
  • $81,900 Confidential Settlement:  Employment, Misclassification of an Independent Contractor and Failure to Pay Overtime
  • $100,000 Settlement: Employment, Age Discrimination and Overtime 
  • Judicial Extern to The Hon. Joseph A. Brandolino, Van Nuys Courthouse, Superior Court of California, Summer 2011
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Persians 4 Cure, Board Member
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • American Association of Justice (AAJ)
  • California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA)
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of California (CAOC)
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • "Supreme Court Rules on Employees' Civil Liability for Wrongly Supporting Suspicious Behavior to Police," Defense Law Update, Vol. 24, No. 1, Quarter 1, 2014
  • Jack Daniels Los Angeles ABOTA Trial Academy, 2014
Representative Clients:
  • Individuals who suffered serious personal injuries and families who lost a loved one in a wrongful death due to the negligence of another. Employees and prospective employees in an employment dispute with employers. People who are victims of police misconduct. Individuals whose insurance companies' are dealing in bad faith and refusing to honor their contractual obligation. Businesses and individuals who are entwined in a business dispute.
Educational Background:
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, B.A., Communications, 2010
  • There are thousands of Los Angeles lawyers claiming to be the best. "How to Choose a Lawyer" gives you helpful tips on how to REALLY select a reputable attorney regardless of what type of attorney you need., "How To Choose A Lawyer", Legal, Employment - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Business, Intellectual Property, Attorney, , 2018
  • You don't have to put up with sexual harassment in the workplace. And if you're fired for bringing a sexual harassment claim, you also can sue your employer for retaliation. We can help you fight back against your abuser. #MeToo, "Sexual Harassment And You In The Workplace", Employment Law, 2018
Industry Groups:
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Breach Of Fidicuiary Duty
  • Burns
  • Bus Accidents
  • Business And Real Estate Fraud
  • Car Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Discrimination
  • Dog Bites
  • Family Leave
  • Independent Contractor
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Meal And Rest Break
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Overtime
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Police Misconduct
  • Pregnancy Discrimination
  • Product Liability
  • Retaliation
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Trademarks
  • Train Accidents
  • Trip And Fall
  • Truck Accidents
  • Wage And Hour
  • Wrongful Death
  • Wrongful Termination

Office location for Cyrus Shahriari

6700 S Centinela Ave
Second Floor
Culver City, CA 90230

Phone: 310-424-5557


5 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018 - 2022

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