Who stands up for people
who can’t fight for themselves?
Trial lawyers,
that’s who.

Plaintiff attorneys are united in a common mission and moral calling: to do the right thing. They know firsthand that justice isn’t just a word. Justice helps transform our laws, turns the tide toward safer communities, and holds people and corporations accountable. Justice is a foundation of our democracy and society – and it’s lawyers who protect and advance it. These are some of their stories of social justice.

Everyone should have equal access to justice, regardless of their socioeconomic status. These trial lawyers are making that happen, every single day.

Elise R. Sanguinetti

Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos LLP

Fighting for people who have been hurt by those sworn to do no harm

Women, survivors of sexual assault, victims of medical malpractice, incarcerated individuals – Elise Sanguinetti is making a difference in the lives of these marginalized groups. Sanguinetti is a passionate advocate for those seeking justice against corporations and/or individuals that have harmed them.

Reza Torkzadeh


Making communities, products and services safer by holding the powerful accountable

As the son of Iranian immigrants, Reza Torkzadeh grew up witnessing how the American justice system fell short for his family. Since then, he’s dedicated himself and his firm, TorkLaw, to providing equal access to legal representation for victims of serious personal injury and wrongful death – no matter who they are.

John Gomez

Gomez Trial Attorneys

Representing marginalized Hispanic communities so they can access justice

In an English-speaking justice system, John Gomez gives a voice to underserved Hispanic and Spanish-speaking communities. Founder of his San Diego–based law firm, Gomez and his team of accident and injury attorneys fight for their marginalized clients because a language barrier shouldn’t also be a barrier to justice.

Share your stories

There is no shortage of ways trial lawyers can change lives for the better. If you’re a trial lawyer with an inspiring story about seeking justice for a client, or if you’ve personally found justice through the help of a trial lawyer, we want to hear it. We may even feature it here as a testament to your life-changing work.

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