Jonathan Primuth – Partner
“I’ve been fortunate to learn my trade from some of the very finest lawyers in the country. I try to apply that top level of skill, diligence, and understanding to every matter in my office.”
Mr. Primuth focuses his practice on estate planning, probate, and related litigation. He is a member of the Pasadena Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association (Trusts and Estates section), and the California Bar Association (Trusts and Estates section).
Prior to forming Primuth, Driskell & Terzian, LLP, with partner Joshua Driskell in 2014, Mr. Primuth worked at the international law firms of Latham & Watkins LLP and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, handling a wide variety of civil litigation and transactional matters for large and medium-sized businesses. Later, he joined the law firm of Bononi & Kouri (now Bononi Law Group, LLP) and later Albright Yee & Schmit, APC, where he advised small businesses, nonprofit agencies, and public agencies on employment, corporate, fiduciary, and commercial law.
Mr. Primuth earned his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law in 1989, where he was a moot court honors winner and an extern for the Honorable William P. Gray in United States District Court.
- UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, California Juris Doctor (J.D.)
- Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois B.A. with honors
- Beijing Language and Culture Institute, Beijing Two years of immersion Mandarin Chinese course work.
Past Employment History:
Albright Yee & Schmit, attorney
Latham & Watkins, attorney
Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, attorney
Bononi & Associates, attorney
Pro Bono Activities:
South Pasadena Educational Foundation
South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce
Central City Community Outreach (Los Angeles)
American Youth Soccer Org., Region 214
Young Life – Greater Pasadena