Attorney Matthew Barhoma, founder of Barhoma Law, P.C., is a renowned criminal appeals and corporate and business litigation lawyer in California. Mr. Barhoma graduated from University of California, Irvine and completed his legal studies at California Western School of Law. Mr. Barhoma has consistently been top rated by the American Associations of Attorney Advocates, Avvo, Justia, Esquire’d, and more. Mr. Barhoma has developed a reputation for being one of California’s most outstanding post-conviction and corporate litigation/courtroom lawyers.
Mr. Barhoma has achieved immense success on hundreds of cases in post-conviction and in business litigation. Each are respectively highlighted below:Criminal Appeals Experience
Mr. Barhoma has achieved great success on Writs of Habeas Corpus, Direct Appeals, SB 1437 petitions, AB 2942 applications, 1170(d)(1) petitions, and commutations of sentence. Mr. Barhoma has made hundreds of appearances in appellate court and has had multiple rulings in his client’s favor at the appellate level. Having achieved such great success in appellate courts, Mr. Barhoma has crafted a strong reputation for appeals being able to pinpoint insufficiencies in the record and winning on these issues on appeal.
In 2019, Mr. Barhoma won two SB 1437 and was successfully in vacating the sentence of people convicted of murder, who should never have been convicted of murder. More, Mr. Barhoma was successful in dismissing hundreds of felony cases. Lastly, Mr. Barhoma has a winning track record of representing people who are under investigation for insurance fraud and is ultimately successful in ensuring they do not get prosecuted for alleged acts by ways of negotiation with the insurance companies.
Innocent Barhoma Law clients wrongfully accused of murder and other crimes are now free because of Mr. Barhoma’s work.Business and Corporate Litigation Experience
Mr. Barhoma has been equally successful in his corporate litigation practice. Mr. Barhoma has represented international companies in defending their interests in California as they pertain to fraud, deceit, unfair business practices, conversion, and more. Mr. Barhoma successfully defendant against a $2,500,000.00 contractual fraud allegations.
Mr. Barhoma won multiple law and motion arguments that have barred opposition’s track to further civil litigation. In 2018 and 2019, Mr. Barhoma has represented medical and pharmaceutical clients in defending their rights against disgruntled previous partners and shareholder litigation. In litigating a $5,800,000.00 alleged fraud, misrepresentation, unfair business practices, breach of fiduciary duties, and more, Mr. Barhoma has achieved great success that weight heavily in his client’s favor. Mr. Barhoma has a strong track of using technology to beat plaintiffs.
Mr. Barhoma has been successful at every stage and level of corporate and business litigation. Having appeals experience further enables Mr. Barhoma to take a matter through business litigation at the trial level, all the way through the appellate track. Mr. Barhoma has crafted a name for himself as one of California’s most renowned courtroom attorneys.
Mr. Barhoma is consistently rated the best appeals and courtroom lawyer because he uses technology to advocate for his clients. Research exists as to judges in 2020, and not too many lawyers know how to research judicial officers. Mr. Barhoma tracks how specific judicial officers rule, picking up on any special trends the judicial body enforces. Further, Mr. Barhoma uses that information in zealously advocating for his clients.
Previously, Mr. Barhoma worked at Higgs, Fletcher & Mack, where he worked with the appeals department and business litigation department. From there, Mr. Barhoma build Barhoma Law, P.C., and provided Of Counsel serves to Aaron Spolin with Spolin Law, P.C. Mr. Barhoma further owns a legal-technology company called Esquire’d, that helps lawyers with their courtroom practices. Mr. Barhoma is part of the Los Angeles Bar Association, California Bar Association, San Diego Bar Associations, and previously Vice President to California Western School of Law’s Business Society.
Having achieved such tremendous success in both criminal appeals, post-conviction representations, and corporate litigation, Mr. Barhoma offers the full range of his services using Barhoma Law, P.C. to consult with us, please call us at (213) 800-7664.
J.D., California Western School of Law
B.A., University of California, Irvine
United States Federal Districts
Los Angeles Bar Association
California Bar Association
San Diego Bar Association