Mahooti Law

Tireless Advocate of The Injured Worker.

Mahooti Law Group is a workers’ compensation law firm representing people injured on the job. The firm was founded by Lila Mahooti, a former workers’ compensation defense attorney, who represented employers for 11 years. She brings her valuable perspective and breath of knowledge gained as a defense attorney to her practice.

At Mahooti Law Group, we believe in zealous advocacy on behalf of our clients, no matter the size of the case. We understand that people injured on the job are at a vulnerable stage in their lives and need the utmost care and compassion. We provide the most aggressive representation of your claim in order to obtain the compensation you rightfully deserve.

Compassionate Representation

At Mahooti Law Group, we handle all aspects of workers’ compensation litigation for your on-the-job injury. We have experience representing a wide array of cases, including carpal tunnel syndrome, back injuries, job stress, psychological harm, internal and head injuries.

We communicate with our clients frequently to ensure that we are aware of their needs. We respond to calls promptly and report on case status on regular basis.

Contact our office today if you are in search of compassionate, knowledgeable, and aggressive representation for your workers’ compensation claim.

(213) 674-7515

Our Services

catastrophic injury
Stress Related Injuries
Sports injuries
Repetitive Motion Injuries
spinal cord injury
workplace injury

Meet The Attorney

Lila Mahooti

Lila Mahooti

Attorney at Law

Lila Mahooti founded the Mahooti Law Group after working as a defense attorney for an insurance company where she litigated array of cases with varying complexity. During her tenure as a defense attorney she realized that there was a need for compassionate and tenacious advocacy for rights of injured workers who were overwhelmed in the maze of workers’ compensation world. After much soul searching and a whole lot of yoga she decided to start her own practice specializing in workers’ compensation serving injured workers in California.

She finally feels her passions are aligned with her experience and expertise.

Since 2015, Ms. Mahooti has served as Judge Pro Tem in superior court which she enjoys immensely.


Ms. Mahooti obtained her B.A. from the University of Nebraska, graduating with a degree in Chemistry and minors in Math, Astronomy and Physics. Ms. Mahooti then attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law where she received her Juris Doctorate in 2001. Ms. Mahooti then clerked at the San Diego District Attorney’s Office as a prosecutor for 2 years where she prosecuted numerous misdemeanor jury trials. Ms. Mahooti joined State Compensation Insurance Fund in 2003 as Defense Counsel. There she litigated workers’ compensation cases for over 11 years.


Ms. Mahooti is a member of Consumer Attorneys of California, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, California Applicant Attorney’s Association and Iranian American Bar Association.