You don’t have to keep putting up with not having your “new” vehicle day after day while the repair shop tries to repair it or to go back and forth to dealerships to get repairs that never seem to end. You’ don’t have to keep worrying will I be late again to work, school, to my family/friends, or will I make it home without another breakdown? With our help you can say Enough is Enough! Are you ready to get the Refund, New Vehicle, or Cash compensation you deserve? Turn to the experienced Lemon Law attorneys at Katz & Amar. Every day our Firm provides unparalleled Lemon Law and breach of warranty representation to our clients, consumers who bought a defective vehicle through no fault of their own. Our Firm’s attorneys have 16 years of experience handling Lemon Law and consumer cases, and the Firm promotes a client centered approach to assisting consumers. The Firm’s accomplished empathetic lawyers help consumers like you get the “new” vehicle value they paid for and deserve while ALWAYS putting your interests FIRST! That’s why our Firm only gets paid if you get paid for out of court representation and never ever gets paid more than you for out of court matters with our FAIR FEE GUARANTEE (95% of the Firm’s cases are resolved out of court).
If you’re seeking Lemon Law help, our Firm focuses only on this niche area of law and should be your first call when you’re considering what to do with your “Lemon” vehicle. Katz & Amar is dedicated to providing the highest quality legal services and protection to consumers like you who have had the misfortune of purchasing defective Lemon vehicles through no fault of their own with the use of State and Federal Lemon Laws. Since 2004 our attorneys and their predecessor firms have helped 1000’s of consumers saddled with Lemon vehicles obtain Lemon Law Refunds, New Vehicles, or Cash Compensation for their defective vehicles; out of court WITHOUT ANY OUT OF POCKET COSTS using our Quick, Easy and FREE 3 Step Out of Court Resolution Process. The Lemon Law and other warranty laws were written to help people in your situation by requiring that the company either Buyback or Replace your vehicle, or at least Compensate you in Cash and also pay attorneys’ fees because it is not your fault you bought a “Lemon” and you shouldn’t have to incur additional expense to get rid of it. Katz & Amar will use these laws to fight for you and to charge the companies that produced the defective vehicle for our out of court attorneys’ fees. So if you’ve experienced enough frustration with your “Lemon” product and are ready to get the “new” vehicle value and peace of mind you paid for and deserve, then decide once and for all that you are not going to take it anymore! Please contact us Today for a Simple and Fast No Obligation Free Lemon Law Evaluation!
Robert Katz is a California native and cofounder of Katz & Amar. Robert was raised in the San Fernando Valley. He played competitive sports at an early age and was part of the junior ice hockey team that won the California State championship, playing at the Fabulous Forum where the Los Angeles Kings originally skated. Later, he played on a youth hockey team which competed in Vancouver, Canada. The skills Robert learned through competitive sports provided a sound foundation for solving those problems and challenges he faces every day as a lawyer.
Robert graduated from California State University, Northridge in 1992, earning a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Political Science, with an emphasis in American Government and International relations. While in college, he co-founded Equity Earth, a nonprofit recycling company dedicated to reducing the amount of solid waste restaurants send to landfills, and through the circulation of a monthly community newsletter, promoting education for conserving natural resources.
In 1994, Mr. Katz was admitted to Golden Gate University, School of Law. After his first year, he interned with the Marin County Counsel’s office assisting in the representation of Marin County. After his second year, Mr. Katz became the only certified law student at the Marin District Attorney’s office permitted to appear in court on behalf of the People of the State of California. Robert graduated Golden Gate University, School of Law in 1998 and was admitted to the California Bar in 1999, the Nevada Bar in 2001, and the Arizona Bar in 2002.
In 2005, Robert founded The Law Offices of Robert B. Katz & Associates with the main objective of providing his clients with superior legal services. In 2006, the Firm expanded its offices to Las Vegas, Nevada, and currently encompasses California, Nevada, Arizona, Washington, and Oregon. Mr. Katz uses his extensive legal experience to assist consumers.
Mr. Katz is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California, as well as the United States District Court of Nevada. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the California Bar Association, the Nevada Bar Association, the Arizona Bar Association, the Washington Bar Association, the Oregon Bar Association, the Los Angeles Bar Association, the San Fernando Valley Bar Association, the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, and the Defense Research Institute.
Shalev Amar is the Manager and co-founder of Katz & Amar, LLP. Prior to co-founding Katz & Amar, LLP Mr. Amar was a Managing Partner for twelve years of a consumer law firm that exclusively handled motor vehicle claims on behalf of consumers. Mr. Amar has an outstanding academic background having graduated Cum Laude (top 20%) from both the University of Arizona (where he majored in Political Science) and the Arizona State University College of Law. Mr. Amar was the Philanthropy Chair of Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity and Sigma Alpha Epsilon Social Fraternity while he attended the University of Arizona. In Law School, Mr. Amar participated in Junior Law, a program where middle school students are taught debate. Mr. Amar has an outstanding academic background having graduated Cum Laude (top 20%) from both the University of Arizona (where he majored in Political Science) and the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. Mr. Amar is an animal lover and donates 2% of the Firm’s yearly net profits to the Humane Society. Over the years, Mr. Amar has appeared in several television interviews providing consumers with both alerts to be aware of and guidance about their rights.
Mr. Amar is licensed in Arizona (State and Federal Bars), The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, United States District- Northern District of Indiana, United States District Court- Eastern District of Wisconsin. Since May of 2004, Mr. Amar has litigated in the area of consumer protection focusing on Lemon Law, Consumer Fraud and Breach of Warranty cases. During this time, Mr. Amar arbitrated over fifteen cases through Court Mandated Arbitration, prevailing in twelve, and was counsel in seven jury trials, prevailing in five. He is responsible for successfully upholding court cases where the consumer prevailed at the trial court level in both the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Arizona Court of Appeals.
Although Mr. Amar is an experienced litigator who has repeatedly defeated manufacturers in court when necessary, settlement is often preferable to litigating through trial for both consumers and motor vehicle, RV, or boat companies. To that end, Mr. Amar has developed diplomatic and professional relationships with the representatives of motor vehicle, RV, and boat manufacturers over the years. Ultimately these relationships benefit the consumers that Katz & Amar represents, by aiding in the speedy and amicable resolution and settlement of their legal claims out of court, generally within only 1 to 3 months. Mr. Amar has trained and guided the Katz & Amar team to continue such positive relationships to quickly and amicably resolve claims on behalf of consumers whenever possible as well. He also ensures that all of the Firm’s attorneys and employees always put Clients FIRST!
Mr. Ybarra graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law in 2012. He became a member of the Oregon State Bar in 2012 and has been admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court, District of Oregon. His resume includes experience with the Multnomah County Circuit Court, Oregon Law Center, and judicial clerkships. Mr. Ybarra clearly explains complex areas of law so his clients will always make an informed decision. This furthers his ultimate purpose in practicing law: helping people. Benjamin is conscientious and works toward achieving his clients’ best interests. Big or small, he will take on anyone causing harm to you, your family, or your business. Mr. Ybarra earned his commission in the U.S. Army and currently serves as a First Lieutenant in the Oregon Army National Guard. He currently lives in Sandy with his wife of 6 years, Nicole.
Henry Vorderbruggen is a veteran of the United States Navy and graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. In the military, Mr. Vorderbruggen worked as a journalist and earned a number of awards and commendations including the Navy Achievement Medal. In law school, he was selected to the Law Review and Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, participated in student trial teams, and was a member of the Student Veterans Association. Following completion of his degree, he clerked for over a dozen district and county court judges in two counties in the 17th Judicial District of Colorado.
Since teaming up with our Firm, Mr. Vorderbruggen has successfully handled hundreds of cases, demonstrating a knack for negotiating with manufacturers and championing our clients’ interests while effectively resolving complex issues.
As a proud father of two, Mr. Vorderbruggen is an active volunteer in the community, coaching youth sports and providing mentorship to local kids. He has been admitted to practice in the State of Arizona and the U.S. District Court, District of Arizona. He is a dedicated legal advocate and passionate fighter consumers can rely on.
Michael J. Goodman brings extensive trial experience to his duties as an Associate Attorney at Katz & Amar, LLP. Prior to joining our Firm, Mr. Goodman served as a Deputy County Attorney for the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. Mr. Goodman began his professional legal career as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Arizona in the Child and Family Protection Division. Mr. Goodman is now applying his extensive litigation experience to fight on behalf of consumers.
Mr. Goodman earned his Juris Doctorate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law and also served as the Vice President of the school’s chapter of the Federalist Society. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a Minor in History from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. An avid baseball player, Mr. Goodman was a left-handed pitcher for UNLV and a three-year letter winner. In high school, he was the Stars and Stripes’ Pacific Baseball Player of the Year as a Sophomore, and as a Senior was named to the First Team All-State team in Hawaii. Mr. Goodman is admitted to practice before the State of Arizona, Federal District of Arizona and is member The Federalist Society Arizona Lawyer’s Chapter.
Daniel Neisess is an experienced litigation attorney who is licensed to practice in both Arizona and Washington.
Before coming to the Amar Law Group, Daniel Neisess worked as a Deputy County Attorney for Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. He prosecuted criminal cases from misdemeanors to felonies. Mr. Neisess started his legal career an Associate Attorney for Gurstel Law Firm where he worked as a civil litigation attorney.
Mr. Neisess received his law degree from Arizona Summit Law School and during that time, interned for Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, the San Bernardino District Attorney’s Office, and the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona. Mr. Neisess received his undergraduate degree from California State University, Stanislaus, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy with a minor in Anthropology.
Mr. Neisess currently has a full and lively home living with his Fiancé, dog, and two cats.