About Personal Injury Attorney Chris Movafagh

Prior to founding Mova Law Group, APLC, Chris Mova was a law clerk at one of the biggest and most prestigious personal injury firms in southern California where he honed his legal and negotiation skills. With this knowledge, San Diego Personal Injury Attorneys Chris Mova was hired by Alavi Legal PLLC, a personal injury law firm, where he advocated on behalf of the firm’s clients and obtained large settlement awards. Upon entering the workforce, after college, Chris was hired as a project manager for Unity Mechanical Systems. A few years later, he was promoted to Operations Manager and became responsible for the daily operation of the entire company. With Chris’s vigorous focus on the company bottom line, the revenue stream of the company grew from $4 million in 2006 to $12 million in late 2009. During his tenure at Unity Mechanical Systems, Chris was elected as an expert witness in a 3-week long binding arbitration session where millions of dollars were at stake for his employer. Chris was able to persuade the judge/arbitrator to award Unity Mechanical Systems $1,000,000 in damages. It was this journey that inspired Chris to become an attorney.


Western State University College of Law, J.D.
George Mason University, B.S., with honors

Bar Admissions

California State Bar #303979

San Diego County Bar Association

Los Angeles County Bar Association

San Bernardino County Bar Association

Consumer Attorneys of San Diego – CASD

Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles – CAALA


Super Lawyers

Top 10 Under 40, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys

Lead Counsel Rated for Drunk Driving Defense, Thomson Reuters

10 Best Attorneys for New Jersey, The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys

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