Oscar Rene Gutierrez practices law as a trial attorney with his father, Oscar H. Gutierrez, in the Highland Park neighborhood of northeast Los Angeles. Their practice focuses exclusively on litigating and trying catastrophic personal injury, brain injury, and wrongful death cases across the state of California on behalf of injured victims. The vast majority of Oscar Rene’s legal work aids the monolingual Spanish-speaking community. He has successfully tried numerous criminal and civil trials to verdict.
His career demonstrates a deep passion for litigation and trial work that has garnered him accolades from local and national organizations, including: America’s Top 100 Attorneys, Best Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers, Super Lawyers, Lawyers of Distinction, Top Attorneys of North America, Best Attorneys in America, Attorney.com, Elite Lawyer, and TopVerdict.com.
Fluent in Spanish, he has given numerous Spanish-language presentations discussing oral advocacy and the American jury trial to Mexican law students, attorneys, and judges throughout Mexico. He has provided Spanish-language legal commentary for Univision 34 Los Angeles and MundoFox on numerous occasions. In 2016, he was a nominee for the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)'s Rising Star Award. In September 2018, Oscar Rene was one of nineteen past and present bar leaders recognized by LACBA in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. In October 2019, he was recognized as an “Héroe de la Comunidad” by Univision-34 Los Angeles. In March 2020, he was honored by the Hispanic National Bar Association with their prestigious “Top Lawyers Under 40” Award. In 2021, he was nominated for the Consumer Attorneys of California's (CAOC) "Streetfighter of the Year" Award.
Oscar Rene served as the 2019 President of the Mexican American Bar Association of Los Angeles County (MABA). He currently serves on the Board of Governors for the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), the Board of Directors for the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC), and the Executive Committee for the Litigation Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA). Oscar Rene is also a “Founding 50 Member” of Justice HQ.