Michael Avanesian is the managing partner of JT Legal Group, APC. He has been selected as a personal injury Super Lawyer Rising Star for five years in a row. Mr. Avanesian is a proud member of many organizations focused on personal injury including the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, American Academy of Top 100 Attorneys and the American Institute of 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys.

Prior to joining JT Legal Group, Mr. Avanesian worked for several prominent bankruptcy restructuring law firms and served as outside general counsel and restructuring counsel for multiple corporations. He is current certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization as a Certified Bankruptcy Specialist.

Mr. Avanesian graduated from California State University of Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science and a Master of Science Degree in Mathematics.

Mr. Avanesian believes in giving back to the community. For over 10 years, he taught mathematics at impacted colleges in Los Angeles City. He has regularly volunteered with Public Counsel with their Debtor Assistance Project and with Neighborhood Legal Services providing education and advice to combat poverty in impacted areas throughout Los Angeles City.