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About RTM Law, APC

RTM Law, APC is a personal injury law firm known for its strong commitment to advocacy and its dedication to helping victims of accidents. Its founder, Ramin T Montakab, is a respected member of the California legal community and is passionate about helping those who have been wronged. The firm handles all types of personal injury claims in California – from automobile accidents to product liability cases to wrongful death claims. 


RTM Law firmly believes that everyone deserves justice, especially people with special needs. The firm’s Autism advocacy is dedicated to providing assistance and resources for families with loved ones in the Autism spectrum. 


The firm’s mission is to provide experienced legal counsel and effective representation while delivering caring and authentic client service.


Representative Cases

truck vs truck

Truck vs Truck (Confidential Settlement)

In a highly contested legal matter involving two 18-wheel trucks, RTM Law provided crucial assistance to the grieving family, enabling them to secure a substantial compensation package for the surviving members, all achieved without the necessity of a trial.”

Auto vs Commercial truck

Auto vs Commercial Truck

After an 18-wheel truck lost control on the 5 North freeway in Los Angeles, careening across three lanes, RTM Law acted on behalf of the injured parties to swiftly reach a resolution, obtaining the maximum available insurance policy limits available.

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Auto vs Auto

When our client encountered a car stopped on the freeway late at night, he had no option but to slam on the brakes, resulting in a rear-end collision that pushed him into the car in front. Our client walked away from the car, and initially reported no injuries at the accident scene to the paramedics. Nevertheless, RTM Law successfully aided in securing a significant compensation for this deserving client due to lingering symptoms.

Our Principal Attorney:
Ramin T. Montakab

Ramin T. Montakab is a highly regarded plaintiff’s attorney, providing comprehensive guidance to clients from inception through trial. With a background as a litigation consultant since 2008, Ramin brings invaluable expertise in complex cases, collaborating with lawyers and law firms in need of statistical and economic insights.


After years of defending major corporations at prominent national law firms, Ramin made the pivotal decision to champion the underdogs and establish his own firm. Since the inception of RTM Law, Ramin has successfully represented numerous clients, driven by a steadfast commitment to helping others.

Areas of Practice

Our attorneys bring a wealth of knowledge and a track record of success in California personal injury law.

  • ✔ Business Litigation and Contracts
  • ✔ Real Estate Litigation and Contracts
  • ✔ Trial Practice
  • ✔ Complex Litigation
  • ✔ Commercial Landlord/Tenant
  • ✔ Personal Injury
  • ✔ Autism Advocacy

Bar Admission

  • ✔ California
  • ✔ U.S. District Court, Central District of California

Professional Associations

  • ✔ Orange County Bar Association
  • ✔ California Bar

Attorney Edwin Hong

Atty Edwin Hong’s journey in the legal field started in the halls of the Superior Court, where as a Court Attendant and Clerk, he witnessed firsthand the struggles of many in navigating the complex justice system. This experience ignited his commitment to the law, setting him on a path to advocate for those who felt lost in the legal maze.


Edwin excelled at Arizona State University, earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice with summa cum laude honors. His academic prowess continued as a part-time evening student at Western State College of Law. 


Balancing his role as a certified law clerk by day with his studies by night, Edwin maintained his position as the top student in his class. His leadership skills shone through as the Editor-in-Chief of the Western State Law Review and as a member of the Deans’ Circle and Distinguished Honor Roll. His commitment to public service was recognized with a Certificate of Distinguished Public Service. His law school journey culminated in graduating as valedictorian, summa cum laude. 


But Edwin’s life isn’t all about law. Outside the office, he’s a devoted family man, cherishing moments with his wife and daughter. He’s also a food enthusiast, especially for California burritos, and an avid follower of Justice League comics.

Attorney Christopher Kim

Christopher Kim, the founder of Kim Law, is an experienced attorney serving in an “of counsel” capacity at RTM Law.


During his time in law school, he gained invaluable experience working at both the Orange County and Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Offices, where he was involved in handling a variety of misdemeanor and felony cases. He also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Gail A. Andler (Ret.) in the Orange County Superior Court.


After law school, he worked at multiple law firms, developing expertise in civil rights, personal injury, employment, and business law, including defending high-profile civil rights cases for the County of Los Angeles.


In 2021, he established Kim Law with a commitment to advocating for those harmed by intentional or negligent acts. Christopher’s approach is client-centered, ensuring he is a trusted partner and advisor from the start to the finish of each case.

Paralegal: Natalie Penn

Meet our outstanding Paralegal, Natalie Penn. Natalie guides our cases through the litigation process, using her knowledge of the rules and laws governing civil claims to strategically handle questions and arguments from the opposing side.


Natalie has long enjoyed blending the pursuit of science and law. She graduated magna cum laude from UCLA with a degree in Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics and a minor in Biomedical Research. Natalie has also won multiple awards for oral advocacy and presentation, including six awards for her legal analysis and oratory as a captain of UCLA’s top Mock Trial team, and a Dean’s Prize for the quality and presentation of her scientific research in cancer immunotherapy.


Natalie has been published twice in top scientific journals and has extensive experience as a public speaking coach for elementary through high school students.

Case Manager:
EmmaSara Ramirez

EmmaSara is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach, holding a Bachelor of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice. She later pursued a paralegal course to further enhance her legal expertise.


With a professional background encompassing roles as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal and a Social Worker, EmmaSara transitioned into the role of a Case Manager. Motivated by a genuine passion for assisting individuals within the legal realm, she has found fulfillment in directly impacting and improving the lives of those she serves.


Beyond her professional endeavors, EmmaSara finds joy in photography, videography, and values quality time with her family.

Join Our Team:
Why Work For RTM Law Firm?

Entrepreneurial Spirit

We’re not your traditional law firm. We foster an entrepreneurial spirit that encourages you to think outside the box, challenge conventional norms, and explore innovative solutions for our clients. Your ideas and creativity will be welcomed and embraced here.

Growth Mindset Culture

We believe in continuous learning and development. Our growth mindset culture empowers you to push your boundaries, expand your skill set, and take on new challenges that lead to both personal and professional advancement.

Personalized Approach

We believe that every client’s legal journey is unique. By joining RTM Law Firm, you’ll have the chance to craft tailored solutions that address individual needs, ensuring that our clients receive the personalized attention they deserve.

Client-Centered Advocacy

When you join us, you become an advocate for our clients’ rights and interests. Your commitment to their well-being will drive our collective efforts to deliver positive outcomes and real impact.

Inclusive Community

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of our practice and we particularly take pride in representing neurodiverse clients. We’re committed to creating an environment where everyone’s voice is heard and respected, both within our team and in our interactions with clients.

Current Job Openings
at RTM Law

Jr. Case Manager

Are you a detail-oriented individual with a passion for organization and a keen interest in the legal field? RTM Law Firm is seeking a Junior Case Manager to join our team. 


In this role, you will assist our experienced case managers in handling legal cases efficiently and effectively. Your responsibilities will include managing documentation, scheduling appointments, liaising with clients, and contributing to the smooth workflow of cases. 


This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the legal industry while being part of a collaborative and supportive team. If you’re ready to make a meaningful contribution to our clients’ legal journeys, we encourage you to apply.

Our Personal Injury Attorneys Serve
The Following Locations And More In California

Our California personal injury attorneys handle a wide range of personal injury claims in several areas, including:
  • ✔ Anaheim, CA
  • ✔ Buena Park, CA
  • ✔ Chula Vista, CA
  • ✔ Compton, CA
  • ✔ Costa Mesa, CA
  • ✔ Dana Point, CA
  • ✔ Fountain Valley, CA
  • ✔ Glendale, CA
  • ✔ Huntington Beach, CA
  • ✔ Inglewood, CA
  • ✔ Irvine, CA

✔ Laguna Beach, CA
✔ Laguna Hills, CA
✔ Laguna Niguel, CA
✔ Long Beach, CA
✔ Los Angeles, CA
✔ Mission Viejo, CA
✔ Newport Beach, CA
✔ Orange County, CA
✔ Pasadena, CA
✔ Riverside, CA
✔ San Bernardino, CA

✔ San Clemente, CA
✔ San Diego, CA
✔ San Juan Capistrano, CA
✔ Santa Ana, CA
✔ Santa Ana Heights, CA
✔ Seal Beach, CA
✔ Torrance, CA
✔ Tustin, CA
✔ Vista, CA
✔ Westminster, CA