Tejas B. Patel


Tejas B. Patel is a partner and trial lawyer focusing his practice in the areas of general liability, health care liability, automobile litigation, insurance bad faith, class action lawsuits, products liability, and homeowners’ and premises liability. Mr. Patel has also represented organizations, companies, and individuals in employment related matters. Prior to joining the firm in 2002, he practiced with the firm of John Hill & Associates for seven years.  Mr. Patel has successfully represented clients through various stages of litigation including defense jury verdicts, arbitrations and mediation of complex, multi-party claims.  He and his wife, Dr. Mini Mehra, and children, Riya, Arjun and Rohan live in Manhattan Beach.

Areas of Practice

Casualty Defense
Professional Liability Defense
Business Litigation
Product Liability Defense
Premises Liability
Environmental Torts
Catastrophic Injury Cases

Bar Admissions

California, 1994; United States District Court, Central and Southern Districts


Graduate of Loyola Law School, 1994
Undergraduate of the University of California, Irvine, Social Ecology