SUNEET K. SHIRAVASTAVA graduated from the University of California, Irvine, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology, Law and Society. He went on to pursue his Juris Doctor at the University Of San Francisco School Of Law. Directly following graduation, Mr. Shrivastava was admitted to the California State Bar.
Mr. Shrivastava began his legal career as an Associate attorney at a large civil litigation firm. His responsibilities included but were not limited to drafting pleadings and motions to the court, including demurrers, motions for good faith settlement, memoranda of points and authorities, and motions to amend complaint.
As a Worker’s Compensation defense attorney, Mr. Shrivastava has over eight years’ experience. He has managed a caseload of workers’ compensation, 132 (a) and serious and willful claims. Moreover, he has extensively analyzed AMA guidelines, with particular focus on Almaraz/Guzman II decisions. He also has successfully defended and obtained finding of “no injury” in AOE/COE trial. Over the years, he has gained a loyal clientele, being a Panel attorney for numerous Fortune 500 companies, municipalities, and permissively self-insured employers. Mr. Shrivastava is fully committed to the idea that keeping up close relationships with his clients is a top priority. He has successfully organized multiple bulk settlement conferences achieving a 90% settlement rate.
Samuelsen, Gonzalez, Valenzuela and Brown is pleased to have Mr. Shrivastava in our Newport Beach Office.