Mr. Najafi graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he won the Best Brief Award in Moot Court and Appellate Advocacy. As a member of the top-ranked UC Hastings Moot Court Team, Mr. Najafi was nominated for the Best Brief and Best Oralist Awards in the 45th Annual David E. Snodgrass Moot Court Competition, and placed as a Semi-Finalist in the UC Davis Asylum and Refugee Law Moot Court Tournament. He also served as an editor on the Hastings Race and Poverty Law Journal and the Hastings Women’s Law Journal. Mr. Najafi received his undergraduate degree cum laude in History, with minors in Political Science and Labor and Workplace Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he played Guard on the UCLA Football Team.
After being admitted to the State Bar of California in 2012, Mr. Najafi worked as a civil litigator and taught Business Law as a Volunteer Assistant Professor at California State University, Channel Islands. Prior to joining the Law Office of Daniel Jensen, Mr. Najafi was an Assistant Criminal Prosecutor for the National Park Service in Yosemite National Park.
Mr. Najafi is currently an associate at the Law Office of Daniel Jensen, where he practices family and criminal law. He is bilingual in Persian (Farsi) and English.
Areas of Practice
- Family Law
- Criminal Law
- California, 2012
- University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California, J.D.
- Moot Court: Competitor and Teaching Assistant
- Journals: Hastings Race and Poverty Law Journal, Symposium Editor and Hastings Women’s Law Journal, Senior Notes Editor
- University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, cum laude A.
- Major: History, with minors in Political Science and Labor and Workplace Studies.
- Persian (Farsi)