about our firm

Kosnett Law Firm offers two generations of professional legal representation - James Victor Kosnett, Esq. has been practicing law since 1976.  He received his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his Juris Doctorate from UCLA Law School.  Among his specialties, James has been represented clients in personal injury matters, from car accidents to wrongful death cases.  

Louis V. Kosnett, James' son, received his undergraduate degree from UC Davis, and his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern University.  Louis specializes in criminal defense and personal injury.  See a sample of his case results here.

Louis V. Kosnett has been working in the legal industry, as a law clerk and paralegal, since 2007. After graduating from Southwestern Law School and successfully passing the California Bar Examination on his first attempt, Louis immediately began his Criminal Defense and Personal Injury practice.  

Prior to joining Kosnett Law Firm, Louis gained significant legal experience working as a Clerk for the Law Offices of Kosnett & Durchfort, and a paralegal at Kosnett Law Firm, jobs he had all through law school. He was also selected to extern for the office of the Los Angeles District Attorney, where he was able to conduct preliminary hearings and assist the prosecution in trials.

Louis received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a minor in History from UC Davis. Louis later attended Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles where he earned the Dean’s Merit Award, CALI, and Witkin Awards for academic excellence. He was one of a select few to graduate with his name on the Dean’s List.