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Omar A. Siddiqui

An engineer and a lawyer, high-profile Attorney Omar A. Siddiqui is a founding partner of the law firm Siddiqui Law, APC. The primary focuses of Mr. Siddiqui's practice include civil and business litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country. Mr. Siddiqui's diverse practice includes corporate law, criminal defense, entertainment, sports & media law, intellectual property (copyrights ©, trademarks ®, patents), labor & employment, cyber law (computer, internet & e-commerce), science & technology law, environmental law, tort & personal injury, construction law (architect & engineer), as well as professional liability.

Mr. Siddiqui obtained a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University. Mr. Siddiqui's legal experience includes serving as a senior litigation associate at a prominent law firm. He also served as a judicial clerk for the United States District Court and the Orange County Superior Court where he garnered extensive knowledge of both the federal and state court systems.

Mr. Siddiqui is a civil, computer, and environmental engineer and holds Masters of Science (M.S.) and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degrees in Engineering from the University of Southern California (USC). As Co-founder and former President of a computer manufacturing and consulting firm, Mr. Siddiqui gained extensive computer engineering experience in hardware, software, and technology development. He has also gained extensive engineering experience as a Civil & Environmental Engineer at a well-known engineering firm where he worked on numerous design projects.

Mr. Siddiqui and his high-profile cases have appeared in prominent media circuits including television, radio and newspapers. Mr. Siddiqui was also selected as "Super Lawyer" by Los Angeles Magazine for three consecutive years (2009 + 2010 + 2011). From simple transactions to complex high-stakes litigation to working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), he is known for his innovative solutions, investigations, and case strategies. Trial Lawyer. Problem Solver

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University
    Juris Doctor (J.D.) 2000
    Honors: Charles Evans Hughes Moot Court Competition (Chicago, Illinois); Trial Advocacy
  • University of Southern California (USC)
    Master of Science (M.S.) Engineering 1997
  • University of Southern California (USC)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Engineering 1995
    Honors: Dean's Honor List; School of Engineering Honor Society; Tau Beta Pi; Chi Epsilon

Bar Admissions

California

U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court (pending swearing-in ceremony before Supreme Court Justices)

Speeches and Publications

  • Speaker: Employer Civil Liability for Holiday Parties, Employer Advisory Council of Orange County, December 7, 2006
  • Speaker: Design Zone: ADA, Accidents and Arbitration, American Institue of Architects (AIA) Orange County Chapter, May 26, 2004
  • Speaker: Significant Trends and Cases Affecting the Architect, American Institue of Architects (AIA) Orange County Chapter, December 11, 2003

Professional and Legal Associations

  • State Bar of California, Litigation Section
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA)
  • Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Group
  • $1,000,000+ Million Dollar Trial Lawyers Group
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • Entertainment Industry Experts
  • Orange County Bar Association (OCBA)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Infragard Los Angeles Member Alliance
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Los Angeles Cit. Academy Alumni Association