Mr. Mehta was born in India and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2003, he graduated magna cum laude from Pepperdine University, earning a Bachelors degree in Political Science with an emphasis in Philosophy.
In 2007, Mr. Mehta earned his J.D. degree at the University of Wisconsin Law School. During his time at the University of Wisconsin, Mr. Mehta was a teaching assistant for Contracts and Property Law courses. Mr. Mehta was admitted to the California and Wisconsin State Bars in 2007. He is a member of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, and South Asian Bar Association.
Mr. Mehta is experienced in matters of product liability, mold litigation, complex construction litigation, and general liability, including catastrophic torts. His focus is in complex, multi-party construction litigation in Northern and Southern California. Mr. Mehta’s experience includes the negotiation of settlements in challenging disputes, via mediation, in both the pre-litigation and litigation contexts.
Mr. Mehta serves as a preceptor for Pepperdine Law School and volunteers his time with high school debate programs in under-privileged communities through the Los Angeles Metropolitan Debate League. Mr. Mehta’s interests include endurance running, cooking, and travel.
Mr. Mehta has authored articles concerning insurance coverage law, including the co-authoring of the article “Cover Me,” regarding complex priority of coverage litigation in Los Angeles Lawyer (Nov., 2014). In 2018 Mr. Mehta has been designated as a Super Lawyers Rising Star.
Business and Commercial Law
Construction Law/Real Estate
Pepperdine University, B.A., 2003
University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., 2007
Wisconsin State Bar
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
Los Angeles County Bar Association
South Asian Bar Association