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Arellano Law Firm PC is a general practice litigation law firm with over two decades of combined legal experience amongst attorneys. Our law firm can assist you from the beginning: reviewing your legal issues/documents, litigation counseling, contract, and business negotiations, and representing you at trial.
Our firm’s areas of law include business, general civil practice, wills & trusts, immigration, accidents or personal injury, construction, and real estate law.
If we cannot assist you in your legal case, we can refer you to an attorney.
Higinio (“Neo”) Arellano obtained his bachelor’s of science degree from UC Berkeley and his juris doctor degree from Sandra Day O’Connor Law School in Arizona. Both universities consistently perform at top 10%, nationally.
In Arizona while completing his second year and third year in law school, Mr. Arellano practiced as a summer associate for a prominent Arizona law firm handling complex research and substantive motion matters in real estate, education law, constitutional law, and administrative law. Thereafter, Mr. Arellano relocated to his home state of California where he clerked for a Superior Court Judge. In this capacity, Mr. Arellano began his early law career primarily in legal research, motion practice and appellate practice writing.
In 2015, Mr. Arellano moved to Oregon where he provided contract review, drafting, and negotiation for a prominent architecture and engineering firm in Portland, Oregon. In 2016, from small professional services contracts to multi-million complex public works contracts, Mr. Arellano provides legal review, drafting, negotiations and recommendations to architects, engineers and other professional clients in construction and real estate matters.
In 2019, just months before the historical pandemic, Mr. Arellano founded Arellano Law Firm PC with a strong vision aimed at fast client service, economical and competent representation across general practice areas, and willingness to pursue trial at any appropriate opportunity for any of its clients. Mr. Arellano prides himself in always returning his client’s calls and making sure the firm’s clients know every stage of their case.
Mr. Arellano practices in all areas described in our services page.
Steven Zimmerman is a Managing Attorney at the Arellano Law Firm who practices general plaintiff’s litigation in the area of business, personal injury, real estate, construction, as well as bankruptcy, and administrative law.
Steven graduated from California State University, Fresno, and received his B.S. in Agriculture Business with a B.A. minor in Philosophy. After completing his undergraduate degree, Steven moved to Montgomery, Alabama and attended Thomas Goode Jones School of Law. Steven participated on the traveling mock trial team and externed for the Federal Bankruptcy Court and received his J.D. in 2017.
Prior to joining the Arellano Law Firm, Steven represented peace officers, teachers, and various other public employees through investigations and disciplinary matters in Skelly hearings, arbitration, ALJ hearings, and attended depositions. He also represented various public employee unions during and through the negotiation process to obtain the best possible contracts for the union members.
Steven strives for excellence and to uphold the integrity of his clients. Professionalism and efficiency are just two of Steven’s strongest qualities. Outside of work, Steven enjoys swinging a golf club, bowling, snowboarding, and being outdoors.
Alejandra Klein is an Attorney at Arellano Law Firm who practices transactional, corporate, personal injury, real estate, and construction law.
Alejandra graduated from University of San Diego, California, receiving an LLM. Alejandra is a member of the State Bar of California and the Oregon State Bar. Prior to joining Arellano Law Firm, Alejandra represented very large public and international companies for over 15 years. She also represented various clients in the area of transactional, corporate, real estate and construction law.
Alejandra is passionate about equal access to justice and providing access to legal services to the Hispanic community in their native language. She is a dedicated and strong advocate for her clients. Outside of work, Alejandra enjoys fitness, golfing, and spending time with her two teenage sons and friends.
Arturo Benavidez is of counsel to Arellano Law Firm PC and is licensed to practice law in the state of California. He is a decorated attorney who focuses his practice in immigration law and personal injury. Mr. Benavidez has dedicated his practice to helping people and small businesses in Northern California since 2006.
Arturo Benavidez is a California native and son of immigrants. He understands the hard work and dedication people have when migrating to this country. It is for this reason, that Mr. Benavidez works hard in helping people with their legal problems.
Mr. Benavidez attended CSU Chico, where he earned his BA degree in Political Studies and an option in legal studies. He graduated with highest honors and was accepted to the Sandra Day O’Conner College of Law at Arizona State University. During his time at ASU Law, he was awarded a prestigious fellowship to work with the Florence Immigrants and Refugee Rights Project.
Upon graduation in 2005 he moved back to Northern California where he currently runs his law practice in Sacramento. Arturo enjoys running, boxing, camping and, basically all outdoor activities.