Born and raised in the central valley, auto accident attorney Jacob J. Rivas has tried to give back to those people who helped shape him as an individual and in his legal career. Since completing law school, Mr. Rivas has dedicated himself and his practice to helping those who find themselves the victims of negligence and unfortunate circumstances. Mr. Rivas’ Fresno personal injury law firm, which serves the counties of Fresno, Tulare, Kings, Kern, Madera, and Merced, has an ever-growing reputation for compassion and exceptional skill that allows him to represent and protect the legal rights of injury and accident victims throughout California.
Mr. Rivas, who is a member of the Fresno County Bar Association, the State Bar of California, and the American Bar Association, and who is admitted to practice law in all of the Superior Courts of the State of California, Fifth District Court of Appeal, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, began his legal career as an attorney for an insurance defense company. After several successful years of defending insurance companies against claims brought by plaintiffs, Mr. Rivas sought a more fulfilling career and shifted his practice to the exclusive representation of individual plaintiffs against large insurance companies and corporations. His experience as an insurance defense lawyer gives him a unique knowledge of the tactics and methods insurance companies use to defend against client claims.
Since the establishment of his law office, Fresno personal injury attorney Jacob J. Rivas has dedicated his professional legal career to helping victims receive settlements in matters of:
Mr. Rivas has developed the skill and reputation as an effective trial lawyer respected by his peers and insurance companies alike. His dedication to his clients means that he accepts cases regardless of an individual’s ability to pay, and he has helped his clients receive millions of dollars in settlements and compensation. Mr. Rivas also has a webpage on how to pick a qualified attorney for your case.
Mr. Rivas has been recognized and awarded the prestigious Super Lawyer designation for several years, and has been recognized by Madison Who’s Who for his work as a plaintiff’s personal injury litigator.
To schedule a free consultation with personal injury attorney Jacob J. Rivas, please call Phone: 559-263-9667 or toll free or contact us online.