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Our education lawyers at Kosnett Law Firm work with students from grade school to grad school in public and private schools and higher education institutions throughout Central . READ MORE
If you’re facing a criminal charge, you need to act fast and hire an experienced criminal defense lawyer to protect your freedom and reputation. You need aggressive legal representation to avoid conviction. READ MORE
Kosnett Law Firm has obtained U.S. security clearances for defense workers, established eligibility for law enforcement candidates, restored hospital privileges to doctors. READ MORE
Attorney James Victor Kosnett has represented students, their families, and licensed professionals throughout Central and Southern California since 1976. A graduate of Yale University and UCLA School of Law, Mr. Kosnett’s experience ranges from school hearings at every level (elementary through post-graduate), the Special Education Hearings Office, the Office of Administrative Hearings, and federal, state, and local agencies, to courts at every level (Superior to Appellate State Courts, and Federal District Courts and Circuit Courts of Appeal). He is also admitted to the U.S. Tax Court and has never lost a case before the Board of Equalization or the Franchise Tax Board.
Kosnett Law Firm is a Los Angeles law firm serving all of Southern and Central California in the areas of administrative, education, employment, and criminal law. Our clients range from licensed professionals facing disciplinary issues to applicants for licensure, students at every grade level, workers and employers, and criminal defendants, both juvenile and adult.
Since 1990, the attorneys at Kosnett Law Firm have represented clients at more than a thousand hearings before federal and state agencies, school boards, universities, and federal and state courts. This extensive breadth of experience gives us the ability to capably and confidently help clients with many different issues over a wide range of areas. To read what some of our former clients have said about their experience with the firm, visit our testimonials page.
At Kosnett Law Firm, we measure success by the results we achieve and the satisfaction our clients have with our representation. We put our clients
Good afternoon Mr. Kosnett,
My daughter and I would like to thank you again for all your help. We really appreciate what you did for us. I think that if I wouldn’t of had hired you my daughter would of probably been expel from the school, and the principal wouldn’t of had change her story the way she did.
Again thank you so much.
In the summer of 2015 James Kosnett successfully obtained two writs of mandate overturning a university student’s dismissal and another university student’s lengthy suspension. Both cases involved alleged cheating and academic dishonesty.
The court granted Mr. Kosnett the relief he requested because the University’s process was deemed “fundamentally unfair”. VIEW ALL
James Kosnett negotiated a physician’s departure from a hospital & medical group which was unfairly accusing him of professional deficiencies. The deal protected the surgeon’s reputation and prevented any possibility of a MBC (Medical Board of California) investigation or discipline. VIEW ALL
By Kibkabe Araya
Daily Journal Staff Writer
This week began with Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism’s report on the now-retracted Rolling Stone magazine article from last year based on a shaky account of an alleged gang rape at a frat house. That followed a video leak last month depicting a group of University of Oklahoma fraternity brothers reveling in a racist chant on a bus, an act which led to the organization’s suspension and the expulsion of two students. VIEW ALL