Case Results

Justice Served.

Our Top Los Angeles Civil Rights Trial Lawyers have attained Millions of Dollars to help clients find closure and put their lives back on track. Throughout their careers, the lawyers at Guizar, Henderson & Carrazco LLP, have a proven track record of life-changing verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients. Below are some of our notable results.

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REPRESENTATIVE CIVIL RIGHTS CASES:
  • Cornejo v. City of Los Angeles

    Justice Served
  • $3,200,000

    Verdict

    In this case, Mauricio Cornejo, who was a wanted parolee, was arrested and subjected to excessive and unreasonable police force, including baton blows to his back and midsection. He was found dead in a holding cell. In a jury trial, in which Humberto Guizar was one of the attorneys, the family was awarded $3,200,000. The police took the position, as they do in all of these cases, that they used reasonable force.

  • Humberto Guizar, Esq.

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  • Estate of Cabrales v. County of Los Angeles, Anthony Paeet al.,

    Justice Served
  • $1,500,000

    Settlement

    This sheriff shooting case involved an alleged gang member that allegedly aimed a gun at a sheriff deputy. Humberto Guizar, as lead counsel in this case settled the action for $1,500,000.

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  • Estate of Rigoberto Arceo v. Los Angeles County

    Justice Served
  • $2,800,000

    Settlement

    A police shooting case in which Rigoberto Arceo was shot and killed by Los Angeles County deputies. Humberto Guizar was recently involved in settling this matter for $2,800,000.

  • Humberto Guizar, Esq.

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  • R.Z. v. County of Riverside

    Justice Served
  • $1,750,000

    Settlement

    This police shooting case, which involved minors riding in a stolen vehicle, was filed in federal court. The plaintiff was seriously injured but not killed. Attorneys Henderson and Carrazco settled this matter in October 2014 for $1,750,000.

  • Kent Henderson, Esq.

  • Angel Carrazco, Jr., Esq.

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  • Estanze Yankee v. City of Los Angeles

    Justice Served
  • $750,000

    Verdict

    In this shooting case against the Los Angeles Police Department, filed in the Los Angeles County Superior Court. The LAPD shot and killed a young man whom they believed to be armed. Humberto Guizar was one of the plaintiff’s attorneys. In January, 2014, the jury awarded $750,000 to a minor plaintiff.

  • Humberto Guizar, Esq.

  • Civil Rights

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We Know What's at Stake for Our Clients

The attorneys and staff at Guizar, Henderson & Carrazco, LLP connect with compassion and empathy. 

We understand how emotional a serious injury or death can affect client’s lives. We do our best, as a team, to provide on-going support while handling a case. We ensure our clients are always treated with upmost respect and compassion.

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MEET OUR TRUSTED LOS ANGELES EXPERT ATTORNEYS

Humberto Guizar

Civil Rights Lawyer & Partner

The only California attorney appointed by the Southern California courts as a “gang” expert witness.

Kent Henderson

Civil Rights Lawyer & Partner

One of the attorneys that handled the Rodney King matter and has focused his federal court practice on police shooting and excessive force cases.

Angel Carrazco, Jr.

Civil Rights Lawyer & Partner

2018 TOP GUN Trial Lawyer of the Year. An attorney dedicated to representing injured parties, he has obtained multiple million dollar verdicts and settlements.

Christian Contreras

Civil Rights Lawyer & Junior Partner

A civil rights attorney who zealously advocates for his clients, obtains the best results, possesses grit, and is a voice for the voiceless.

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ATTORNEY OF THE YEAR

2018 – OCTLA Top Gun Trial Lawyer of the Year
Our very own, Angel Carrazco, Jr., was proudly recognized for his extraordinary work and results in the case: Estate of Manuel Diaz v. City of Anaheim.

Mr. Carrazco is an attorney dedicated to representing injured parties, he has obtained multiple million dollar verdicts and settlements.

Angel Carrazco, Jr.

Civil Rights Lawyer & Partner