Hanif S.P. Hirji

Hanif S.P. Hirji

Diamond Bar, California
888-412-9799 (Toll Free)

Attorney Hanif Hirji graduated in the top 5% of his class at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, was an editor in law review, and earned other honors while in law school. He also has degrees in accounting and taxation from the University of Southern California.  While at Loyola Law School, he was one of the few select students who obtained an externship with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles and Pomona where he was certified to handle numerous cases for the prosecution providing him with first-hand experience of being able to evaluate both sides of a criminal case. His work experience includes working for a large law firm (Sidley & Austin), an international C.P.A firm (Arthur Young), other private companies as well as his own entrepreneurial start up businesses. This extensive educational, work and business experience allows Attorney Hirji to properly evaluate your legal circumstances and to assist you in a wide array of matters including criminal defense, immigration issues, bankruptcy relief, as well as business and franchise law.

Areas of Practice

  • 25% Bankruptcy Law
  • 25% Business and Franchise Law
  • 25% Criminal Law
  • 25% Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2006
  • Nevada, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California


  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Order of Coif
    • Honors: Sayre McNeal Scholar
    • Honors: Externship with the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office, 1998-1999
    • Law Review: Loyola Law School of Law Review, Editor, 1997 - 1999
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    • M.B.T. - 1990
    • Major: Taxation
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    • B.S. - 1986
    • Major: Accounting

Honors and Awards

  • American Bankruptcy Institute- Medal of Excellence in Bankruptcy, 1999
  • Lawyers of Distinction, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Los Angeles Bar Association, Member, 1996 - Present
  • Lawyers of Distinction, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Sidley & Austin, Associate, 1999 - 2000
  • Arthur Young & Co., Associate, 1986 - 1987


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Swahili


  • Beta Alpha Psi