3033 Chimney Rock Rd., STE 300, HOUSTON, TX 77056-6257
Walat Aqrawi was born and raised in Texas. His parents migrated to the United States from Iraqi Kurdistan. Since his early childhood Mr. Aqrawi has seen and experienced the difficulty that his fellow Kurdish people have endured and suffered. Therefore, he was inspired to pursue a career in helping others. Mr. Aqrawi attended and graduated from Baptist University majoring in Biology and Chemistry aiming to become a Doctor. Later, Mr. Aqrawi discovered his persuasion and speech skills along with other leadership skills and talent, Mr. Aqrawi decided to change to the legal path to use his talents in helping others. Walat Aqrawi attended the Thurgood Marshall School of Law to pursue a Juris Doctor Degree. During his Law School, Mr. Aqrawi focused on immigration and international law along with personal injury. He has received a certificate from the Institute for International and Immigration Law. Mr. Aqrawi worked at the office of attorney Daniel Lee and assisted with Family and Immigration cases. He also received Personal Injury and litigation experience from the Law Office of Higdon Lawyers. Mr. Aqrawi is fluent in English, Kurdish (both dialects), Arabic and well versed in Persian and Turkish. He is very passionate of the Kurdish identity and the founder of the Kurdish American Foundation of Houston. He has been involved in the semi-autonomous Kurdish region since Gulf War I. He has traveled back to Kurdistan several times since and has been involved in a variety of business ventures and numerous humanitarian efforts. He has been involved in the Kurdish Community of Houston since 1990. Away from work Mr. Aqrawi enjoy spending time with his family. He is married and has two sons and one daughter.
3225 Old Conejo Rd., Newbury Park, CA 91320
Maryam D. Ardalan started her career at Ardalan & Associates, a private personal injury law firm, nearly fifteen years ago and has been a managing partner and practicing attorney since January 2016. Mrs. Ardalan earned her Juris Doctorate degree in 2015 from Loyala Law School in Los Angeles. Since being admitted to the California bar, Mrs. Ardalan has been specializing in personal injury law including automobile, motorcycle and truck accidents. In addition to Lawyers of Distinction, Mrs. Ardalan was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2017-2018 edition of The Who’s Who Directories. Mrs. Ardalan is also a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) and the San Fernando Valley Bar Association.
1111 North Loop West, Suite 715, Houston, TX 77008
Charles J. Argento has repeatedly, year-after-year, been a recipient of the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings AV classification. Mr. Argento not only receives the award every year, but he also receives the award?s highest classification, the AV Preeminent rating. Only the top five percent of accident attorneys reach this level of rank among peers. From his present status as award winning Houston personal injury attorney, Charles can look back at a long line of hard work and excellence, always delivering the highest levels of professionalism. And Charles?s career hasn?t been only about winning awards. Awards have been a welcome acknowledgement, but the real focus of Charles?s practice has been winning cases. In 30 years of leading a wildly successful legal practice, Charles has built a solid reputation in the legal community and has become a highly respected Houston accident attorney by his most frequent adversary, the insurance companies.
6009 Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77007, USA
Kurt has won numerous record-setting jury verdicts, including $117 million for the largest single-plaintiff personal injury verdict in Louisiana, $42 million for the largest commercial verdict in Hawaii, $44 million for the largest single amputee verdict nationwide, and $29 million for the largest settlement for an offshore death case in U.S. history. Kurt has recovered billions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients including more than one billion in recoveries in the past twelve months alone. Kurt cares deeply about his clients and will not take no for an answer. One of his favorite parts of being a trial lawyer is helping individuals defeat companies that have continued to deny their claims. Kurt turns “no” into victories for his clients every day. His dedication to justice has resulted in record-setting eight and nine-figure jury verdicts, dozens of jury verdicts and settlements in excess of $10 million, hundreds of settlements and verdicts in excess of $1 million, and multiple nationwide product recalls. The National Law Journal has recognized Kurt multiple times for his record-setting jury verdicts. As a result, the National Law Journal named Arnold & Itkin to the top 50 Elite Trial Lawyer list in the country. Kurt has also been named as one of the 500 Leading Lawyers in America by Lawdragon.
1386 Palisade Ave, Fort Lee, NJ 07024, USA
Rosemarie Arnold is known for providing personal care and attention to the needs of each client. Ms. Arnold leads a team of experienced trial attorneys and legal staff who offer the same personalized legal representation to families and individuals throughout New Jersey, in New York City, and on Long Island. In 1983, at age 20, Arnold graduated from The State University of New York at Binghamton, then headed to Brooklyn Law School where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society and captain of the negotiating team. Between 1989 and the present, Arnold has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in settlements and judgments for her grateful clients and succeeded in scores of high profile cases.