David Makkabi, Esq.

David F. Makkabi is a lawyer who provides individuals and their families help at a personal level during their time of need, injury, or loss of a loved one. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of California at Los Angeles. He went on to attend Loyola Law School of Los Angeles from which he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence. David is licensed by the Supreme Court of California and has been admitted before the United States District Court in the Central, Southern, Northern, and Eastern Districts of California.

David is an experienced attorney who is willing to serve his clients and is able to devote his time to the preparation of a trial. In addition, he is fluent in Spanish and so is able to communicate directly with Spanish speakers. Over the course of his career, David has effectively represented individuals in personal injury cases involving wrongful death cases, catastrophic injury cases, automobile accidents, premises accidents, 18-wheeler accidents, construction accidents, and rideshare accidents. 

David has handled hundreds of cases as attorney of record and has helped his clients obtain more than $150,000,000 in settlements and judgments. As a result of his success, peer recognition, and professional achievement, David was nominated as 2016 – 2022 Super Lawyers Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine is a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and was nominated as a Top 40 Under 40 Attorney by the National Trial Lawyers.

David lives in Brentwood, California with his wife and three children. David also spends his time assisting in pro bono matters and was a recipient of the State Bar of California Wiley M. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal Services and is an Honorary Board of Governors member of the Los Angeles Trial Lawyers’ Charities.