You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view – until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” – Spoken by Atticus Finch in Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird

On Paper:

University of California, Berkeley, B.A.
Economics 1988, Regents Scholar 1984-1988

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles,
J.D. 1993, Dean’s List, Criminal Law Teaching Assistant

National Association of Criminal Defense Attorney

Northern California Criminal Trial Lawyers

Taken over 100 cases to trial


California State Bar, 1994

And…U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California

Pro Hac Vice admission in cases in U.S. District Courts of Montana, Nevada, Arizona, Georgia, Oregon and the Southern District of New York. State pro hac vice admissions to Arizona, Georgia and Alabama

In Life:

Born in India, two children.

Jai means “Victory” in the Ancient Indian language of Sanskrit.