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About California Veterans Rights Center

Let Our Experience Work for You

At the CALIFORNIA VETERANS RIGHTS CENTER, we defend the rights of those who have served in the United States Armed Forces and their families, and whatever type of veterans law issue you face we want to hear from you. With more than 30 years of combined experience, we are prepared to fight for and assist you on the various legal matters facing veterans from claiming veterans disability benefits to representing you in Federal Tort Claim litigation or military medical malpractice or veterans injuries. Begin the process now by filling out our free case eval form, so that we can review your situation and begin working on a strategy for you.

It would be difficult to overstate the benefits of hiring a veterans attorney. Veterans law is a unique area of practice, and navigating the system can be a daunting task. When your eligibility for disability benefits or your rights under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act are at stake, you owe it to yourself to secure legal representation from a lawyer who is prepared to effectively represent you. Doug Smith is a former judge advocate in the U.S. Marine Corps, who has been involved in military and veteran matters for the past 25 years. He currently serves as a Lieutenant Colonel and Judge Advocate with the California Air National Guard. He has represented hundreds of military members and veterans over the years, and is licensed and admitted in the military and veterans courts governing veterans and servicemembers. He is proud of his work on behalf of veterans and military families throughout Southern California.

Southern California Veterans Lawyer Fighting for You

Our firm is committed to practicing with the highest ethical standards and integrity, representing you in the spectrum of veterans issues such as board actions, injury claims, benefits and disability litigation, petitions for a discharge upgrade and vet owned business matters. We understand how stressful and even overwhelming it can be to face bureaucratic red tape and the complexities of the legal system and are prepared to help you navigate the process, advising you of your rights and fighting to defend your personal interests. Call or visit our office today for an initial consultation and to learn more about how we can be of assistance.

Mission Statement

The mission of the CALIFORNIA VETERANS RIGHTS CENTER is to provide high quality, aggressive and affordable legal services to California based veterans. We focus on three principles:

  • To fight for and lobby for the rights of California veterans, as a whole, in courtroom battles and boardrooms across the state.
  • To obtain needed and earned governmental benefits, including VA, SSI, and medical, and other benefits and entitlements for California veterans.
  • To aggressively represent injured California veterans across a broad spectrum of fields, including personal injury, medical malpractice and health care violations, elder abuse, civil rights violations, labor and employment discrimination, and contract matters.

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