Michael H. Raichelson has over 22 years of experience helping individuals and businesses throughout California and the United States related to complex litigation, collections and bankruptcy.  RaichelsonLaw, P.C. offers comprehensive attorney services offered by large firms with personalized small firm attention to detail.

Born, raised and educated in California, Michael H. Raichelson grew up in Los Angeles before attending the University of California at Santa Barbara and graduating with a B.A. in Economics and Political Science. He would later attain his Juris Doctor and graduate cum laude from Pepperdine University School of Law. Since then, he has taught numerous legal and paralegal classes, while serving as a lecturer in elementary through high school regarding legal rights and responsibilities. Mr. Raichelson has also given back to the community by serving on the Board of Governors for United Cerebral Palsy, the Board of Make-a-Wish, tri counties, and also serving as an attorney-coach for the Constitutional Rights Foundation, where he educated high school students on trial skills.

Prior to founding RaichelsonLaw, P.C. eight years ago, Mr. Raichelson acquired substantial experience in complex litigation in state and federal courts, including the federal multi-district court.

He is one of a handful of attorneys who can say that they are a Certified Bankruptcy Specialist, with the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization.  He also worked for a multi-state law firm specializing in complex litigation and has represented a vast range of clients, including real estate developers and brokers, mortgage and escrow companies, banks, insurers, manufacturers, CEOs, COOs and other law firms.

Finally, Mr. Raichelson has been selected as a California Super Lawyers for Southern California on multiple occasions, and he is also AV rated with



  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California