The Firm

Shep Zebberman

saz.portraito1Attorney Shep Zebberman has over 22 years of experience representing clients in both criminal, civil and juvenile cases as well as in complex Federal and State Court litigation cases. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1991 and is licensed to practice before all Courts in the State of California and before the United States District Court for the Central District.

After receiving his Juris Doctor from the University of La Verne College of Law, Mr. Zebberman worked for three years at the law firm of Huang & Baner. He then moved on to establish his own practice, in 1994, which concentrated on criminal defense, juvenile law and business law.

Over the course of his long-standing career, Shep Zebberman has successfully completed numerous jury trials, court trials, administrative hearings, and arbitrations. In 2001 he was appointed to serve as a Juvenile Court Referee where he presided over Delinquency, Dependency, and Informal Juvenile Traffic Courts for the Los Angeles Superior Court on an as-needed basis. In 2005 he was honored with a full-time appointment presiding over Dept. 204 of Eastlake Juvenile Court, Los Angeles Superior Court, presiding over juvenile delinquency cases. In 2012 he was honored with an appointment as a Civil Service Hearing Examiner for the Los Angeles County Board of Commissioners. He has served as a Judge Pro Tem and Arbitrator for the Los Angeles Superior Court as well as an Arbitrator for the Los Angeles County Bar Association and Kaiser Permanente Office of the Independent Administrator (OIA).

Currently, the Law Offices of Shep Zebberman represent both adults and juveniles in a variety of cases, including criminal, juvenile and administrative law. In 2008, Mr. Zebberman was awarded the National Association of Counties National Achievement Award for the “Best In” category of Criminal Justice and Public Safety. In law school, he was also awarded the American Jurisprudence Award in Real Property and Criminal Law.

Attorney Zebberman also teaches at the International Pacific School of Law, where he holds the position of adjunct professor. He previously taught at the University of West Los Angeles-School of Paralegal Studies. Mr. Zebberman has had the privilege to be a guest presenter at numerous training sessions for the L.A. County Probation Department.

In addition to his legal expertise, Shep Zebberman has been a licensed California real estate broker for over 20 years and has worked in the industry for over 10 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Redlands and completed training at the prestigious B.E. Wilkin Judicial College. He served three years in the Golani Brigade of the Israeli Defense Forces and was honorably discharged with the rank of First Sergeant.

Attentive, nonjudgmental, and trustworthy, Shep Zebberman would be honored to assist in any of your legal needs. Offering personal attention to each client and a results-oriented approach to negotiation and litigation, Mr. Zebberman is an exceptional attorney who will be sure to handle each and every case with the utmost of confidentiality, excellence, and expertise.

Call (855) 770-1836 today to schedule a free consultation at either of our convenient locations in Pasadena or Encino.

Vincent Lin Of Counsel


Vincent W. Lin was admitted to the California Bar in 1993. He obtained his LLM from the University of Pennsylvania law School in 1985 and his Bachelor of Law degree from Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan. He adds to the firm a very diverse background having represented clients on a variety of complex matters for almost 20 years. He is fluent in Mandarin and has earned a reputation in the community as being trustworthy, dedicated, diligent and highly intelligent. His legal expertise, integrity and understanding of the local community has made him a valuable asset to the firm.



Asya Ovsepyan


Asya Ovsepyan joined the firm as an associate attorney in 2017. She received her B.A. from the California State University of Northridge. Asya graduated from Western State College of Law, Irvine, with scholastic merit and recognition for over 100 hours of public service. She has interned for the Orange County Public Defender’s office both in misdemeanor court and juvenile dependency and delinquency. Prior to joining our law firm, she gained extensive legal training and experience in preparing and filing writs of habeas corpus and appeals, and in trial preparation. Asya’s understanding of the complex nature of the criminal justice system, from arrest up to post-conviction relief, is vital for a strong defense and makes her a great asset to the firm. Asya is also fluent in Armenian.



Kathryn Dermenjyan

Legal Asst Photo (3)Kathryn Dermenjyan received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley in August 2017 and joined the Law Office of Shep Zebberman in September. Working to support herself through college, Kathryn gained valuable experience in customer service and administrative support. As a Legal Assistant, she is able to maintain professionalism, confidentiality, and responsibility when serving clients and the firm. Kathryn is passionate about the justice system and the law and has prospects of attending law school. Kathryn is multilingual in English, Armenian, Spanish and French.