Attorney Nyrie Kayekjian

Nyrie E. Kayekjian

  • Partner

Practice Areas:

  • Workers' Compensation

Biography

Ms. Kayekjian obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She thereafter obtained her Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern Law School, achieving the Dean's Merit Scholarship & Dean's List placement. While in law school, she served as a law clerk for the Los Angeles District Attorney's office in the Healthcare Fraud unit, specializing in workers' compensation fraud.

Upon graduating law school, Ms. Kayekjian worked as a defense attorney for the largest workers' compensation carrier in California, exposing her to a voluminous & varietal caseload as a trial attorney in Los Angeles County. Joining Lewis, Marenstein, Wicke, Sherwin & Lee, she brings the background knowledge of insurance defense & uses this to her advantage when litigating on behalf of injured workers for expeditious yet positive results. Ms. Kayekjian is also fluent in Armenian.

Education

  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 2015
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
    • B.A. - 2010

Bar Admission

  • California, 2015

Honors

  • Cali Award
  • Witkin Award
  • Dean's Merit Award
  • Pollock Scholarship

Past Positions

  • State Compensation Insurance Fund, Attorney, 2016 to 2017
  • L.A. District Attorney - Healthcare Fraud Division, Law Clerk, 2014 to 2014

Languages

  • English
  • Armenian