Tsion Chudnovsky Attorney Profile
Criminal and DUI Defense
Personal Injury and Accident Litigation
Foreign Citizen Defense
Awards and Ratings
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers Association
10.0 Superb Rating on AVVO
10.0 Lawyer Rating on Justia
5 Star Rating on Findlaw
Practicing Law for over 16 Years
Fluent in Spanish, French, Italian and Amharic
Licensed to practice all matters in California
Licensed to practice U.S. immigration law worldwide
Attorney Tsion Chudnovsky is the founder of Chudnovsky Law. Tsion (pronounced "sea own") is a recognized legal authority regularly featured in national media including the American Bar Association, Attorney Journal, Martindale-Hubbell, The Times, American Express, Economic Times, US News and numerous others.
Experience You Can Trust
When you or a loved one needs an experienced attorney to skillfully fight your case, Tsion Chudnovsky is here for you. Every case has the potential to be won, no matter how it may appear on the surface.
Tsion and her award winning team of former government prosecutors and top personal injury attorneys have decades of experience successfully fighting over 8,500 cases and jury trials.
When you retain Ms. Chudnovsky, you bring the full force of her team’s extensive experience, investigative resources, and relationships with judges and District Attorneys to help win your case.
Exceptional Track Record
Chudnovsky Law has an outstanding track record of client successes and a sterling reputation as tenacious attorneys that work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for you.
Client reviews consistently rank Tsion amongst the top rated attorneys in Orange County and Los Angeles. Over the past 16 years Ms. Chudnovsky has earned her reputation as a compassionate, highly skilled attorney for clients experiencing some of life’s most challenging circumstances.
Criminal and DUI Defense
Tsion defends clients in all phases of criminal prosecution from initial police investigations to arrest and throughout the process. Clients often retain Tsion to handle pre-filing defense with the objective of preventing the filing of charges or getting charges reduced before they are even filed.
Tsion and her team skillfully handle every type of criminal charge including:
Misdemeanor, felony, multiple felonies
1st, 2nd, 3rd and felony DUI
DUI accident or with great bodily injury
Driving under the influence of drugs; marijuana DUI
Special circumstance homicide
Licensed professionals charged with crimes
Foreign citizen criminal defense
Federal crimes and white collar
Tsion defends clients facing virtually every type of criminal charge including: drug charges, theft crimes, robbery, burglary, shoplifting, sex crimes, domestic battery, assault, battery, weapons charges, fraud, gang crimes, murder and attempted murder, narcotic drug trafficking and sales, arson, embezzlement, bench warrant, rape and crimes against police.
Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury and Accidents
When a serious accident or injury occurs, you need a skilled trial lawyer to guide you through the complex world of personal injury, insurance liability law, medical malpractice and wrongful death litigation.
Tsion and her team use their decades of experience to expertly navigate you through the complicated lawsuits and insurance negotiations that can result from serious injuries caused by negligence acts such as:
Auto, truck and commercial vehicle accidents
Traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury
Airplane crashes and aviation disasters
Once Tsion takes your injury case, she fights to obtain the full and just compensation you deserve for injuries and the best medical care. Chudnovsky Law limits the number of cases the firm accepts so that the firm can focus its’ efforts on achieving the best result for you.
Foreign Citizen Criminal and DUI Defense
The intersection between immigration and criminal law is one of the most complex areas of US law. Tsion Chudnovsky is recognized as an authority in criminal defense for non-US citizens and international F1 students and minimizing the immigration consequences of criminal charges.
Tsion understands the immigrant experience well from her own immigration to the U.S. as a teen. Her diplomat father inspired her love of languages and passion for working with people from all corners and cultures of the world.
Tsion’s experienced, multi-lingual immigration team represents individuals, international students, institutions and companies within a variety of industries for immigration services including:
Business, entrepreneur, investment immigration and visas
Artist, entertainment industry and extraordinary ability visas
Adjustment of status, permanent residence and naturalization
Criminal immigration matters
International student immigration issues
Her immigration practice often integrates business, international tax, estate planning and asset protection services–especially for high net worth clients. International business clients often utilize the firm's large network of business resources and contacts to help find investors, investment opportunities, incubators, consultants and business resources.
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Tsion represents criminal defense, DUI defense and personal injury cases throughout California including Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara County, Santa Monica and Ventura County. She handles U.S. immigration cases worldwide.
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Tsion was French educated at Lycée Français and immigrated to the United States as a teen. She is fluent in 5 languages including spanish, french, italian and amharic.
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Tsion Chudnovsky in the Media
Tsion Chudnovsky is a recognized legal authority regularly featured in national news media to provide expert legal advice and analysis.
The following are links to some examples of Tsion in the media:
Tsion keeps abreast of the latest changes in the law through continuing legal education and associations such as:
Last updated 8.13.19