Violet C. Rabaya
  • Business Law, Personal Injury, Appeals & Appellate
  • California
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For nearly 35 years, Violet Canlas Rabaya has successfully litigated and tried cases in state and federal court, and before arbitration panels and administrative hearings, involving claims totaling tens of millions of dollars in the aggregate. Ms. Rabaya has an established track record of success, achieving numerous victories against the most aggressive and well-funded corporate and governmental adversaries. Known as a “leader among leaders” and a woman in “perpetual motion,” Ms. Rabaya has been a vigorous champion of causes of the less fortunate or underrepresented, and most assuredly, a beacon for all Filipino Americans in her steadfast advocacy for the rights and interests of the Filipino community throughout California.

Since 1986, Ms. Rabaya has practiced law as the principal of the Law Offices of Violet C. Rabaya. She has earned a sterling reputation as a trial lawyer and advocate for clients seeking vigorous and intelligent representation in diverse areas of law, including business and civil litigation, criminal law, employment law, family law, personal injury, and probate law. Ms. Rabaya is an accomplished trial lawyer, representing both plaintiffs and defendants throughout California, achieving multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements, and defeating many other cases by unanimous jury verdicts for the defense. She also has successfully briefed and argued many complicated and high-level appeals, in both civil and criminal matters, involving bet-the-company and life-and-death cases.

Ms. Rabaya shares the Firm’s commitment to pursue justice and fairness in the communities in which the Firm’s attorneys actively practice law. Ms. Rabaya believes that the good will garnered by the pro bono and community-support activities undertaken by the Firm’s attorneys and staff enhances the Firm’s ability to advance and protect its clients’ interests before local judges and juries.

University of California, Berkeley School of Law
J.D. (1975)
University of California - Los Angeles
B.A. (1971) | History
Minor in Bacteriology
Honors: With honors
Professional Experience
Of Counsel
Law Offices of Mark Anchor Albert and Associates
Law Offices of Violet C. Rabaya
- Current
Senior Attorney
Office of the Advocate for Corridor Residents, Inc.
Legal Aid Foundation Of Los Angeles
Criminal Defense Attorney
State Public Defenders' Office
Professional Associations
The State Bar of California
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • English
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Law Offices of Mark Anchor Albert and Associates
800 W 6th St #1220
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Telephone: (213) 699-1355