Attorney Mark WestAttorney Mark West

Mark West has been practicing law for 18 years.  Completing his undergraduate degree in marketing and management at New Hampshire College in 1982, Mr. West spent seven years in business and consulting before attending law school.   Mr. West owned and was the principal consultant at HAZSCAT, Hazard Safety Consulting and Training, an industrial safety and environmental issues consultant.  Mr. West was licensed in every phase of asbestos abatement, including being certified as an asbestos abatement trainer instructor.  He taught abatement contractors, school employees (under AHERA funded programs) and industry operations and maintenance abatement teams.  Mr. West prepared and presented lectures on respiratory protection for hazardous materials clean up and remediation.  Mr. West also consulted industry in Upstate New York regarding worker safety and hazard communication plans, training and compliance.  

Mr. West then moved to California to begin his legal career working first as a file clerk at the Law Offices of Ned Good while he attended law school at night at Southwestern Law School.  He worked for this extremely successful firm until 2006, working his way up to partner when the firm became known as Good, West & Schuetze.  Mr. West successfully handled and worked on cases including Auto and Truck accidents, Medical Malpractice, Aviation Accidents and Fraud and Conversion.

In 2006, Mr. West opened the Law Offices of Mark West, adding business litigation to his practice.  His firm continues to successfully represent plaintiffs in injury and death claims as well as prosecuting and defending defamation matters and landlord/tenant issues.

Although busy representing his clients, Mr. West does find time for one of his passions, running.  He is proud to have completed the Boston Marathon in April 2011, the third time he has run and completed that prestigious marathon. 

Combining his business education and experience, with his legal training and his drive to finish the longest and toughest of battles, Mr. West works diligently and strives to obtain the best possible result for his clients. 


Phone: 626.607.6457
Fax: 626.270.4359