Garbis Dickran N Etmekjian is an active member of the California Bar and was admitted 4th February 1991. Garbis graduated from Southwestern University SOL and is now based in Los Angeles.

Lawyer Information

NameGarbis Dickran N Etmekjian
First Admitted4 February 1991 (29 years, 3 months ago)
Bar Number151989


Current Email[email protected]
Phone Number(818) 549-0091
Fax Number(818) 549-0094


Law SchoolSouthwestern Univ SOL (Los Angeles CA)
Undergraduate SchoolCalifornia St Univ (Los Angeles CA)


Current AddressGarbis Etmekjian Law Offices
700 N Brand Blvd Ste 410
Glendale, CA 91203
Current CountyLos Angeles
Current DistrictDistrict 2


14 September 2011Active (8 years, 8 months ago)
12 November 2010Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA (9 years, 6 months ago)
28 September 2009Active (10 years, 8 months ago)
29 August 2009Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA (10 years, 9 months ago)
4 February 1991Admitted to The State Bar of California (29 years, 3 months ago)

Disciplinary and Related Actions

19 December 201616-O-11270
Notice of Disc Charges Filed in SBCt
12 November 201007-O-14090
Suspended, failed to pass Prof.Resp.Exam (Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA)
29 August 200907-O-14909
Discipline w/actual suspension (Not Eligible To Practice Law in CA)

Discipline Summaries

August 29, 2009

GARBIS DICKRAN N. ETMEKJIAN [#151989], 53, of Glendale was suspended for one year, stayed, placed on one year of probation with a 30-day actual suspension and was ordered to take the MPRE within one year. The order took effect Aug. 29, 2009.

Etmekjian stipulated that he commingled personal funds in his client trust account and used the account to pay personal expenses.

In mitigation, he has no prior discipline record, no clients were harmed, and he cooperated with the bar’s investigation and changed his office procedures to prevent future problems with his trust account.