Sevan Zulikyan completed his undergraduate education at California State University, Long Beach, graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science. He was the recipient of the Political Science Alumni Scholarship in 1999. Mr. Zulikyan earned his Juris Doctor from Whittier Law School where he was awarded with a Cali Excellence Award in Professional Responsibility Practicum Skills.
While in law school Mr. Zulikyan volunteered as a Street Law Instructor teaching constitutional law, criminal law, and criminal procedure issues to at-risk high school students in Orange County.
Since passing the California State Bar, Mr. Zulikyan worked for seven years handling civil litigation/construction defect/general liability claims. He comes to the firm of Samuelsen, Gonzalez, Valenzuela & Brown, LLP., with nearly seven years of valuable experience handling workers’ compensation claims where he has represented numerous insurance carriers, third party administrators, and self insured entities.
Mr. Zulikyan has appeared before and has gained valuable insight of the Southern California Workers Compensation Appeals Boards and judges. Mr. Zulikyan’s experience in civil litigation has prepared him with an attention to detail when taking Applicant’s depositions, including the mastery of early settlement of claims.
Mr. Zulikyan is a member of the Golden Key Honor Society and the Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society. He is a sports fan and a past A.Y.S.O. Region 41 board member.
Mr. Zulikyan is an Attorney at the Newport Beach Office.