He has successfully litigated matters involving premises liability, mold exposure, personal injury cases, medical marijuana law (both civil and criminal) trucking litigation, domestic disputes, and real estate cases. Mr. Travieso is one of a small number of attorneys in Southern California to have actually tried to verdict complex toxic exposure and construction defect cases that have lasted as long as 12 weeks in duration. His success rate is very high.
Mr. Travieso has also handled many civil appellate matters throughout his career. Among his achievements, Mr. Travieso served as the lead appellate counsel in Miller v. Givens, 20 Cal.App.4th 18 and Arias v. Katella Townhouse Homeowners Association, Inc., 127 Cal.App.4th 847. Attorneys throughout the state of California often cite these cases as establishing the rules under which a prevailing party at trial can recover attorneys’ fees following judgment.
Mr. Travieso received his Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology from the University of California, Los Angeles where he received Departmental Honors. He then went on to receive his Juris Doctor from Western State University College of Law. Mr. Travieso is admitted to the State Bar of California, the United States Supreme Court, United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. District Courts in the Central, Southern, and Eastern Districts of California. Mr. Travieso both speaks and teaches at seminars on various litigation matters. He is fully fluent in Spanish.