Chris Ardalan is the principal and founder of Ardalan & Associates, PLC, a boutique personal injury trial firm serving southern California with his main office out of Thousand Oaks. Chris graduated Cum Laude from California State University, Northridge, as well as Cum Laude and Order of the Coif from Loyola Law School where, among other achievements, won numerous regional and national trial advocacy championships. Since becoming a lawyer in 2000, Chris has consistently represented the rights of those harmed by the careless acts of others, obtaining record setting verdicts and was nominated by CAALA for Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2010. Ardalan is a graduate of the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College, a CAALA Board Member, a member of ABOTA, designated SuperLawyer, named Top 40 under 40 and Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers, and an inductee into the Million and Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forums. Ardalan has conducted over 40 jury trials to date and obtained over 50 seven-figure + settlements or verdicts in his career thus far.