ROGER C. HSU
C. HSU is the founder of Law Offices of Roger C. Hsu. Mr.
Hsu is an experienced litigator who has extensive business,
real estate, and employment litigation experience.
Specifically, Mr. Hsu has extensive experience in all
adjudicative arenas, such as administrative hearings,
mediation, arbitration, and trial.|
Since forming the Law Offices of Roger C. Hsu, Mr. Hsu has obtained numerous favorable verdicts, orders, arbitration awards and settlements for clients in several industries, including, but not limited to: hotels, shopping centers, insurance company; exporters and importers in a variety of business; VGA card manufacturer and distributor; custom jewelry wholesaler and distributor; fiber glass manufacturer and distributor; freight forwarders; trucking and transportation companies; garment manufacturers; computer manufacturers; radio stations; television station; commercial real estate owners; general contractors, sub-contractors and real estate developers; flooring material manufacturer and distributors; real estate brokers and agents; doctors; Certified Public Accountants; publicly traded companies based in Taiwan and China; and sports equipment manufacturer owned by Chinese government.
In 2004, Mr. Hsu represented a client in a
distributor-manufacturer dispute involving an exclusive distribution agreement
and successfully obtained a settlement in excess of $5 million.
In 2012, Mr. Hsu successfully defended a client in an arbitration in
Minneapolis, Minnesota involving disputes between manufacturer and
distributor on numerous causes of actions including, without limitation,
breach of contract and breach of implied warranties. Prior to and during
this arbitration, the Claimant demanded and sought more than $12 million
dollars as the Claimant's damages. Following a lengthy 4 day arbitration,
the Arbitration Panel awarded the Claimant only approximately $1.55 million
dollars as the total compensatory damage.
In 2015, Mr. Hsu successfully obtained a
jury verdict of $1.05 million dollars plus over $300,000.00 on attorney's fees
and costs in a case filed by a buyer of an ice cream and cookie store in a
shopping mall against the seller of such store, and the dual real estate agent
representing both seller and buyer for breach of contract, fraud, negligent
misrepresentation and negligence.
In 2017, Mr. Hsu successfully obtained an
arbitration award for over $300,000.00 plus $128,000.00 for attorney's fees
after 3 full day arbitration filed by a buyer of a single family house against
the seller for causes of actions including, without limitation,
Breach of Contract, Fraud, and Mutual Mistake.
In 2017, Mr. Hsu represented a female client and her late husband's estate being
sued by her late husband's brother for more than $10.8 million dollars.
During the jury trial, Mr. Hsu successfully moved and obtained a non-suit on behalf of
said late husband's estate. Subsequent to the trial in 2019, the California Appellate
Court entered a judgment in favor of the said female client of Mr. Hsu on all causes of action.
In 2017, Mr. Hsu successfully obtained a court judgment for approximately $150,000.00
after 3 day court trial on a case in which Mr. Hsu's client was pursuing a defendant
based on Equitable Indemnification.
In 2018, Mr. Hsu successfully defended a client after 2 week court trial involving claims
of a host family against an education service provider based on causes of action including,
without limitation, breach of contract and negligence.
Areas of Practice:
Intellectual Property (Patent and Trademark Prosecution and
80% of practice devoted to litigation
California State Bar
United States District Court, Central District of California
United States District Court, Northern District of
West Virginia University, College of Law, Morgantown, West
Juris Doctorate - 1993
Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Master of Comparative Law - 1990
Chinese Culture University, Law Department, Taipei, Taiwan
Bachelor of Law - 1987
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Los Angeles County Bar Association