Kasey Diba, Esq. is a first generation American-Iranian who immigrated to the United States with his family at the very young age of eight years and he has primarily resided in Southern California, with the City of Santa Barbara being his home town. Mr. Diba obtained an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego, with a minor in Spanish Literature. Soon thereafter, he pursued graduate studies and achieved a Juries Doctorate (J.D.) from Southwestern School of Law in Los Angeles in 1993. He specialized in International Law during his schooling and relishes the opportunity to represent clients, individuals and entities alike, in all legal/business matters, irrespective of forum or legal issue.
Mr. Diba is duly licensed and in good standing to practice law before all state courts and federal district courts in Southern California.
Mr. Diba’s State Bar Number is 171081. You can verify Mr. Diba’s status with the State Bar of California at http://members.calbar.ca.gov/fal/Member/Detail/171081.
Mr. Diba is the managing partner of the Law Firm of Finnegan & Diba, A Law Corporation. He heads the Civil Branch at the firm, which consists primarily of business transaction, business litigation, civil and real estate litigation, which includes tort litigation.
From the onset of his legal career, Mr. Diba has zealously represented the interests of business clientele and he has been actively engaged in civil litigation in the greater Los Angeles community for the past 17 years. As Mr. Diba demonstrated his legal prowess, the list of business clientele has diversified and grown steadily in the past decade. Mr. Diba currently serves as general counsel to two technology based internet start-up companies as well as a
bio-diesel company. He continues to serve the transactional and litigation needs of his other longstanding business and corporate clients whose offerings include Distribution of Plastics Goods, Manufacturing and Distribution Shoes, Manufacturing and Distribution of Beauty Products, Entertainment Production Services and Leasing, Media Relations, and Merchant Credit Card Processing.
Given his language skills (three languages spoken fluently; English, Spanish & Farsi) and his diverse life experience, Mr. Diba not only comprehends the many cultural nuances of his clients, but he also invites the opportunity to learn about new diverse ethnic communities of greater Los Angeles and their respective business offerings.
Mr. Diba has established a network of qualified and specialized counsel with subject matter expertise as part of his arsenal in serving as corporate/General Counsel for his clientele. He has also solidified relationships with various counsel and law firms nationwide in order to elicit legal opinions pertaining to laws of a particular state as well as addressing interstate litigation in both State and Federal District Courts through the contiguous United States.
No case is too small or too large for representation. Mr. Diba has earned respect and admiration in the business community by successfully representing prominent business figures in the various American, Iranian, Armenian, Hispanic, and Korean Communities of Los Angeles.
Mr. Diba strives to live a balanced life. He has a strong affinity for sports, languages, and music. Mr. Diba is an avid soccer player, ski & snow- boarder, swimmer and runner, who values and appreciates family and the joy of life, especially in challenging economic times, while serving his legal community as one of the hardest working attorneys in Los Angeles.