Steven Hemmat handles an array of cases. He is particularly recognized for his personal service and expertise in:
Mr. Hemmat understands that breaking up a once-loving relationship can be highly stressful. An attorney’s negotiations should not make it more so. His first priority in a divorce involving children is to preserve their relationship with their parents by shielding them from any acrimony. He will strive to amicably resolve property division issues and to establish satisfactory custody, visitation, and support arrangements. Clients find him to be direct about their options, helpful in determining their goals, and forceful as an advocate in pursuing these aims.
Mr. Hemmat also has background assisting clients who have experienced domestic violence or other severe challenge in their relationships.
Mr. Hemmat works to provide clients with peace of mind and help them sort through the upheaval that follow a catastrophic accident with the goal of achieving fair compensation for his clients. Clients count on him to conduct a thorough investigation, determine liability, evaluate damages, and deal with powerful insurance companies whose goal is to pay as little on claims as possible.
When possible, Steven Hemmat negotiates to avoid the ordeal and risks of going to trial. However, when negotiation fails to reach an acceptable result, Steven Hemmat is fully prepared to take a personal injury case before a jury.
Steven Hemmat helps clients with modest estates plan appropriately for distributing their assets and providing for their loved ones. He handles all document preparation, including wills, powers of attorney, and healthcare directives. He has the knowledge and expertise to administer an estate after a client dies and can litigate any will disputes or creditor claims on behalf of the estate.
Effective resolution of business disputes requires extensive knowledge of contract law. Steven Hemmat’s government experience honed his skills in handling contract or lease disputes. He often resolves such matters through mediation or arbitration. He also can negotiate and handle closing of real estate contracts and commercial leases and transfers.
The mission at the Law Office of Steven Hemmat, P.S. is to obtain the best result for each client. For over thirty years, Steven Hemmat has been fulfilling that mission.