A founding and managing partner of the Firm and trial lawyer for over 20 years, Eric Saiki focuses his practice on general commercial litigation, business law, and insurance coverage and regulatory law and litigation. Having practiced together with Jules Radcliff for over 15 years, he represents a diverse range of domestic and international businesses in industries such as entertainment, apparel, construction, manufacturing, cosmetic, healthcare, retail, real estate, petroleum, insurance, and technology.
As a trial lawyer, Mr. Saiki has successfully litigated disputes of wide-ranging sizes and complexity, from equitable relief to multi-million dollar exposure in forums including jury and bench trials, arbitrations, administrative law courts, regulatory agencies, and settlements.
In addition, he serves as outside general counsel to several established companies as well as startups where he handles a variety of business transactions from corporate formation, IP management, regulatory compliance, licensing, risk management, and transactions. In this capacity, Mr. Saiki often supervises and coordinates local counsel across the country in insurance, patent, trademark, and unfair competition matters.
Mr. Saiki volunteers much of his time serving as a board member of several non-profit organizations, has been a volunteer scorer for the annual Los Angeles County Student Mock Trial Competition, and is a member of the Japanese American Bar Association acting as a mentor in the Young Lawyers Group.
Mr. Saiki received his Juris Doctorate in 1991 from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1987. Mr. Saiki resides in Torrance with his wife and two children.
Admitted to California Bar, 1991
Eric H. Saiki
J.D. University of California, Hastings College of the Law (1991)
B.A. University of California, Los Angeles (1987)
California State Courts
Central District of California
Northern District of California
Southern District of California
Eastern District of California
9th Circuit Court of Appeals