MICHAEL ANDERSON 
FOUNDER

BIO

Michael Anderson is the founder of Anderson & Associates.  Prior to that, Anderson & Associates was previously known as Maseda & Anderson.  Mr. Anderson is a graduate of The University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business with a degree in Finance and Real Estate.  Mr. Anderson has a strong business background working for two years with the accounting firm of Locke, Kasal, Rahm and Ferris.

Mr. Anderson has been a member of the American Trial Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, and Employment Law Association.  In addition Mr. Anderson has been a member of the California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA) for over eighteen years.  As a member of CELA, Mr. Anderson has represented employees in Federal and State Court involving matters of discrimination, and wrongful termination. 

Mr. Anderson is a business minded lawyer and an experienced trial attorney who has won significant jury verdicts, judicial awards, and settlements for his clients. Mr. Anderson is also actively involved in the business community.

Admissions:
Member, State Bar of California
Member, United States District Court, Central District of California
Member, United States District Court, Eastern District
Member, United States Court of Appeals, for the Ninth Circuit
Member, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
Member, United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California
Member, United States Supreme Court

Bar Number: 194493


 

ANDREI SERPIK

Partner

Susan S. Haroutunian
Associate
JAMES L. MORRIS, JR.

Associate of Counsel

Education:
Washington University School of Law, Juris Doctor

Admissions:
Member, State Bar of California

Areas of Experience
Probate Law; Civil Litigation; Family Law

Associations:
South Bay Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association

Susan S. Haroutunian is an Associate Attorney of Anderson & Associates
practicing in the areas of employment law, family law, and general civil
litigation. Ms. Haroutunian is a graduate of California State University,
Northridge where she was a Cum Laude recipient. She received her Juris
Doctorate from Southwestern Law School's SCALE 2-Year J.D. Program.

Education:
California State University, Northridge, Bachelor's Degree in English
Literature

Southwestern School of Law, SCALE Program, Juris Doctor

Admissions:
Member, State Bar of California
Member, United States District Court, Central District of California

Areas of Experience:
Family law; Employment Law; Personal Injuries

Associations:
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Pasadena Bar Association
Armenian Bar Association

Education:
Western State University College of Law, Juris Doctor
Western State University College of Law, Bachelor of Science
Washington University, Bachelors of Science in Engineering

Admissions:
Member, State Bar of California

Areas of Experience:
Contract Law; Corporate Law; Financial and Estate Planning; ; Probate; Bankruptcy; Construction; Publishing; Movie Production; Personal Injury; Tax Law;  Regulatory Law; International Business Law

Associations:
Member, Beverly Hill Bar Association
Member, Orange County Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Aciente and Secret Order of the Quiet Birdmen
Member, The Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem
Member, Newport Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce
Member, Orange County Business Council
Member, Newport Irvine Rotary Club
Member, Air Transportation Association (ATA)
Member, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Member, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

Elaine T. Ding 

Associate

 

Elaine T. Ding practicing in the areas of employment law, business law, family law, and general civil litigation.

 

Prior to joining Anderson & Associates, Ms. Ding served as a judicial extern for the Honorable C. Philip Nichols, Jr. Ms. Ding is a graduate of the American University Washington College of Law where she was a member of the American University Business Law Review. Ms. Ding also served on the executive board for the Alternative Dispute Resolution Honor Society, and won the St. John’s Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon in 2014.

 

Education:

American University Washington College of Law, Juris Doctor

American University School of Public Affairs, Master of Public Administration

Albion College, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History

 

Admissions:

Member, State Bar of California

Member, United States District Court, Central District of California

 

Areas of Experience:

Business Law; Contract Law; Tax Law; Employment Law; Family Law

 

Associations:

Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Los Angeles

Los Angeles County Bar Association

Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association