Our Story

Welcome to Richie Litigation. We are nimble, fierce and savvy Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorneys who will commit to your needs as though they were our own.

We are not the same. We are better.

You are not just a client. Instead, you are our partner and we are your legal team.

Here, you will find incomparable attorneys and staff who care deeply about meeting your needs and protecting your interests.

Whether you have been wronged, victimized or whether you’re under attack and need a defense, we take up your cause as though it were our own. We are not a cold, corporate office. We are your professional team, family, partner, your most aggressive advocate.

Many More Possibilities

“Some people want it to happen, some people wish it would happen, others make it happen.” -Michael Jordan

Your goals are our goals, and we turn them into reality.

We know you have dreams. Big dreams. And we want to make them happen. The bigger your ambitions, the more you need sound legal protection and counsel. We will be with you, at your side, not only making your dreams come true, but making them last.

Services

"They did not know it was impossible, so they did it!" – Mark Twain

We're a full-service boutique Los Angeles law firm devoted to handling all the business and personal issues affecting our client.

Meet The Team

We have assembled a dream team of ivy-league-graduate defense attorneys with diverse backgrounds in big law, business enterprises and investment, finance, academia, and criminal defense.

  • Darren M. Richie, Esq.
    President
    Darren Richie, Chairman and Founder of Richie Litigation, established his firm to provide his clients with only the best legal expertise. Powered by unwavering principles of integrity, bravery, and motivation; Richie will never give up on a client.

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  • Brian Heit, Esq.
    Partner
    Brian has appeared before state and federal courts and has experience in all phases of litigation, including initiating complaints, briefing pre-and post-trial motions, managing discovery teams, working with expert witnesses, etc.
     

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  • Bobby Doustkam, Esq.
    Senior Partner
    Bobby Doustkam has dedicated the past 12 years of his career to being a passionate advocate for the underdogs; helping those who have been wronged fight against the big multibillion-dollar insurance companies.

     
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  • George Loera
    Vice President of Operations
  • Irene Chen, Esq.
    Attorney
    Irene’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions where she represents both buyers and sellers. She provides her clients day-to-day counseling on a broad range of transactional and governance matters.

     
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  • Jeffrey Elkrief, Esq.
    Attorney
    Mr. Elkrief focuses his practice on matters pertaining to Employment Law and Criminal Defense. He has extensive experience litigating claims against employers for claims of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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  • Daniel Julien
    Paralegal
    Daniel Julien is an inquisitive millennial with a diverse background of work experience in areas such as government, small business, and law who is actively pursuing a profession in the legal field.
     

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  • Christina Chelebian
    Controller

Client & Testimonial

We are a premier law firm dedicated to serving our clients. We get results. But don’t just take our word for it.
  • I own a business for over 27 years now and I have used numerous law firms. This law firm is top notch! Their fees are reasonable and they will not nickel and dime you excessively for every email, phone call or other trifle matters.

    The most valued aspect of using this law firm is that you are under the best guidance for your own benefits. They care about your emotional capital as much as protecting your hard assets. They will not drag your case or cause prolonged litigations just to keep billing their clients. They are busy enough.

    Jay S.
    Jay S.
  • One of my clients faced a difficult situation and needed legal counsel, I recommended Richie Litigation and my clients couldn’t stop complimenting how well Richie Litigation handled their case. They are sticklers for details, and follow through on their promise.

    Sona G.
    Sona G.
  • This phenomenal team has your back! I recommend this dynamic, turbo charged firm to anyone that needs legal help from taxes to employment.

    Baz P.
    Baz P.
  • Darren Richie and his team at Richie Litigation are extremely effective, diligent, and a pleasure to work with. Richie Litigation worked tirelessly with my company in regards to former employee issues as well as business consultation. I highly recommend this firm.

    David D.
    David D.
  • The attorneys at Richie Litigation are knowledgeable, upfront, and very personable. Knowing that our legal team had our back gave us security to go into business meetings and confidently negotiate deals.

    Dave & Jason – Career Expansion, Inc.
    Dave & Jason

Contact Us

“The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.” - Thomas Berger

You’ve found the best and brightest L.A. trial attorneys. Let’s talk today.

Address
US Bank Tower – 67th Floor
633 West 5th St. Suite 6780
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Our Phone
+1-213-265-7888
+1-844-466-5245
Disclaimer
Any communication sent to us concerning a matter in which we do not already represent you does not and shall not establish a confidential attorney-client relationship.