Jeffrey Wolf

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Los Angeles, California

Heimanson & Wolf, LLP
Jeffrey Wolf
Heimanson & Wolf, LLP

Practice Areas: Personal Injury

Licensed in California since: 1999

Education: Loyola Law School Los Angeles

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2024 Selected to Rising Stars: 2009 - 2013

Heimanson & Wolf, LLP

1880 Century Park East
Suite 508
Los Angeles, CA 90067 Phone: 310-446-1522 Email: Jeffrey Wolf Visit website


Jeff Wolf is a personal injury trial lawyer.  He represents individuals and their families in severe injury and wrongful death cases.  He also represents victims of elder abuse; this includes physical abuse and neglect and financial elder abuse.

Mr. Wolf has obtained numerous jury verdicts including 7 figure verdicts involving all types of injuries such as complex fractures, spine injuries, pain syndromes, paralysis, and many others. He is a member of ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates). He has been rated in the Top 100 Lawyers in Southern California by Super Lawyers and is AV Rated by Martindale.

He has successfully represented clients in both state and federal courts in California as well as in the California Supreme Court. Mr. Wolf has obtained million- and multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. He has represented clients who have suffered catastrophic injuries in disasters such as the Chatsworth Metrolink Crash, the heeling of a large cruise ship, and a mid-air helicopter crash at Torrance Airport.

Mr. Wolf has been a contributing writer and is a former member of the Editorial Board of Los Angeles Lawyer magazine.  He volunteers as the torts instructor for Judge Takasugi's pro bono bar review course.

Mr. Wolf believes honesty with his clients is paramount and he works closely with his clients to understand how their injuries have changed their lives.



First Admitted: 1999, California

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Other Outstanding Achievements:
  • Hameid v. National Fire, Drafted prevailing briefs submitted to the California Supreme Court
  • "Rising Star," Superlawyers 2010
  • "Rising Star," Superlawyers, 2009
  • Former member of the Editorial Board of Los Angeles Lawyer magazine
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Concern Foundation (Cancer Research)
  • Little League - Former Coach
  • AYSO Soccer - Former Coach and Board Member 
  • Instructor at the Takasugi Pro Bono Bar Review Course
  • Board Member of Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills
  • Facilitator for Dialogues on Freedom with the Los Angeles County Bar Association
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Provisors, Century City 2 - Group Leader
  • Volunteer torts instructor for the Takasugi Pro Bono Bar Review Course.
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • District Courts in the Central District, Northern District, Southern District and Eastern District
Representative Clients:
  • Individuals who have suffered severe bodily injury or catastrophic loss.
Educational Background:
  • Loyola Law School of Los Angeles (J.D.), 1999
  • University of California at Los Angeles (B.A.), 1996
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Admitted to ABOTA - American Board of Trial Advocates, 2019
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • $500,000 Underinsured motorist case with a traumatic brain injury with significant causation issues. The insurance company paid the policy limits even though the brain injury occurred many months after the car acident., 2023
  • $850,000 Settlement of Uninsured Motorist Claim involving severe injuries in an auto accident, 2018
  • $275,000 Settlement involving a fall down stairs resulting in post-concussion syndrome, 2022
  • $700,000 --  Big Rig Collision  , 2022
  •   Settlement $1 Million – Medical Malpractice In this medical malpractice case, the defendant surgeon severed a nerve in our client’s foot while performing a routine surgery. The client developed a pain syndrome known as complex regional pain syndrome., 2021
  • $1 Million – Pedestrian accident This wrongful death lawsuit involved an accident that involved a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. We represented the pedestrian’s wife and daughter. The pedestrian was crossing the street mid-block when he was hit. The pedestrian suffered a traumatic brain injury and then passed away from Covid., 2022
  • $2.5 Million -  Motorcycle Accident Our client was riding a moped and was struck by a vehicle that turned in front of him. He sustained multiple fractures including an orbital fracture. He required surgery to repair the fractures. We demonstrated that the at fault driver was in the course and scope of her employment which allowed us to hold the driver’s employer responsible for the accident as well., 2022
  • $1.3 Million Settlement for victim of an auto accident with a severe finger laceration with multiple surgeries, 2019
  • $325,000 Judgment for severe finger laceration in a bar, 2019
  • $6 Million Settlement. Severe bodily injuries including brain injury and facial fractures, 2019
  • $700,000 Settlement.  At a wedding, my client walked out of a room and encountered a 5 foot drop directly outside of a pair of french doors.  She fractured her hip.  The defense claimed that the door was a window., 2013
  • $700,000 Settlement in a Serious Personal Injury case on behalf of a courier whose leg was fractured when the receiver on the loading dock dropped a shipment of heavy aluminum on the courier's leg, 2007
  • $700,000 Settlement just prior to trial involving an individual who broke both shoulders when he was thrown from a wagon ride at a ranch-style resort in Santa Barbara., 2009
  • $600,000 Recovery for victim of a car crash who suffered a disc injury in his spine., 2016
  • Large confidential settlement against a cruise line when its ship heeled at approximately 30 degrees, injuring passengers aboard., 2010
  • $550,000 Settlement - A nice client suffered an aggravation of an underlying condition resulting in neck surgery, 2017
  • $700,000 Arbitration Award against Arch Insurance Company for spine injuries suffered by a driver.  The arbitration was against the injured party's own insurance company to recover under her underinsured motorist coverage., 2011
  • Wrongful death verdict obtained in Santa Ana., 2012
  • $1.3 Million Settlement.  Our client suffered a neck injury in an automobile accident.  She underwent a fusion of the discs in her neck.  The defense settled just prior to trial., 2013
  • $1.18 Million Verdict in favor of our client who suffered paralysis when he was hit by a golf ball on a badly designed course, 2007
  • $6.1 Million JudgmentMy client suffered severe injuries when she was struck by a vehicle.  She suffered crush injuries to her lower legs., 2014
  • $1 Million Award - Case involving neck injury resulting in a fusion surgery following an accident at a restaurant, 2015
  • $400,000 jury verdict against a surgeon who cut a patient's common bile duct during a routine gall bladder surgery., 2010
  • $1 Million Recovery -- Walker v. IHP Operations - $1 Million recovery in an automobile accident case involving a spine injury with a neck fusion surgery., 2017
  • $2 million judgment against a restaurant owner when a patron fell through the floor on the second story of a restaurant and fell into the kitchen below, breaking her leg.  $400,000 settlement with the owner of the premises, 2010
  • Sizeable Settlement in wrongful death case involving a doctor's failure to diagnose a pulmonary embolism., 2011
  • $3.8 Million Verdict Against Jack in the Box.  On Friday, March 7, 2014, we obtained a jury verdict in Kern County for $3.8 Million in a difficult case involving a client who developed a condition known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome ("CRPS"). In August 2011, our client was struck in the foot by a metal panel that flew off an ice machine when a Jack In The Box cashier violently shook the machine to dislodge some ice. Jack in the Box disputed liability.The jury awarded more than $3 million for pain and suffering damages, one of the largest verdicts of its kind in Kern County history., 2014
  • $4.5 Million Settlement after a 100% Liability Verdict against the U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, for a mid-air helicopter crash at Torrance Airport, 2008
  • $1.2 Million SettlementMy client, a 21 year old young lady, fell from a third floor balcony in Hollywood.  The balcony was low and constituted a code violation.  The woman suffered a severe spine injury., 2014
  • $600,000 Settlement in a Railroad/FELA case in which a police officer for a railroad suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury when he hit his head on a gun rack in his car during an automobile accident, 2006
  • Redmond v. Jenner - Confidential Settlement involving wrongful death auto accident.  This was a wrongful death action against Caitlyn Jenner., 2015
  • $300,000 Recovery for bicyclist struck by a vehicle., 2016
  • $3.8 Million arbitration award obtained in a case involving a Ponzi scheme in the surgery center business., 2011
  • $750,000 settlement in a medical malpractice case.  The surgeon clipped and cut the patient's common bile duct instead of cystic duct., 2012
  • $2 Million Settlement in Wrongful Death Case when our client's 18-year-old son was killed when a truck slammed into his car, 2006
Industry Groups:
  • Birth Injuries
  • Brain Injuries
  • Elder Abuse
  • Helicopter Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Plane Crashes
  • Product Liability
  • Serious Personal Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Train Accidents
  • Wrongful Death

Office location for Jeffrey Wolf

1880 Century Park East
Suite 508
Los Angeles, CA 90067


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  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2024
  • Rising Stars: 2009 - 2013

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