History

Abbas Hadjian, is an experienced attorney, as well as a public servant, and a journalist. The following is the outline of Mr. Hadjian’s legal and non legal activities.

Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles:

  • Minor’s Counsel
  • 1996‑Present
  • Advocating and protecting interests and rights of children in the divorce disuptes.

Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles:

  • Mediation services
  • 1995‑Present
  • Volunteer services
  • Court appointed and private mediation.

Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles:

  • Judge Pro Tem
  • 1995‑Present
  • Volunteer services
  • Family Law, Small Claims, Land‑lord Tenant

Law Offices of Abbas Hadjian , Sherman Oaks, California

  • 1988‑Present
  • Certified Family Law Specialist (2010)
  • Over 5000 clients
  • Over 10,000 consultations.

Pleading and Discovery Center, Northridge, California

  • 1982‑1986
  • Research, investigation and document production
  • Serving legal community, San Fernando Valley
  • Library and online legal/data research
  • Claims investigation
  • Preparation and response to Pleading documents
  • Preparation and implementation of the Discovery plan
  • Preparation and response to the Discovery documents

San Fernando Valley College of Law, North Hills, California

  • 1982‑1986
  • Assistant Law Librarian
  • Maintaining and updating over 70,000 law books and treatises
  • Online research for students

Hafiz International, Tehran, Iran.

  • 1979‑1980
  • CEO private import/export company
  • Qualifications and duties included knowledge to and application of Iranian       Civil, Business Commerce laws and regulations

Free University of Bandar Abbas, Founder/President

  • 1977‑1979
  • Private fund raiser to build the university
  • President, overseeing Administrative and Scholastic activities
  • Funded by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education
  • Qualifications and duties included knowledge and application of Iranian Civil, Business and Labor laws and regulations

 

Office of the Governor General, Southern Ports and Islands (Persian Gulf State), Iran

  • 1976‑1978
  • Acting Governor‑General
  • Permanent Exhibition of Industrial Development, Bandar Abbas, Iran funded by the Iranian Exhibitions Authorities, Department of Commerce
  • Hormoz Island Development Authority, Bandar Abbas, Iran funded by the office of Her Majesty, Empress Farah Pahlavi
  • Youth Organization Authority, Bandar Abbas, Iran funded by the Office of Iranian Prime Minister
  • Center for Earthquake Relief, Bandar Abbas Iran, a Multi‑Departmental Authority, Funded by various governmental departments
  • Qualifications included knowledge to the Iranian Civil, Business and Administrative laws and regulations
  • Duties mandated application of Iranian Civil, Business and Administrative laws and regulations

 

Office of the Governor General, Southern Ports and Islands (Persian Gulf State), Iran

  • 1968‑1978
  • Assistant to the Governor General
  • Consultant in Economic and Social Plans
  • In charge of the Governor’s office budget, staff training, protocol and press
  • Qualifications included knowledge to the Iranian Civil, Business and Administrative laws and regulations
  • Duties mandated application of Iranian Civil, Business and Administrative laws and regulations
  • Funded by the Office of the Prime Minister and the State Department

Keyhan Publications, Iran

  • 1961‑1968
  • Contributing Editor, Ketabe Saal (Almanac) 1967‑1968
  • Contributing Editor, Zan ‑e‑Rooz (Women’s Daily) Iran’s most prominent women’s weekly 1965‑1968
  • Keyhan Daily, Iran’s most prominent daily newspaper: Assistant Editor in Chief 1966‑1968
  • City Editor 1965‑1966
  • Investigative‑Reporter 1962‑1965
  • Interpreter, Ketab‑e‑Hafteh (Weekly Book) 1961‑1962

 

Other Publications, Iran

  • 1959‑1962
  • Tehran Illustrated (Tehran Mossavar)
  • Omid‑e‑Iran
  • Khousheh
  • Ettelaaat

Pars, Iranian Official News Agency, Iran

  • 1962‑1963
  • News Editor