Gissela-Arrincon-Tepeli Lawyer

Gissela Arrincon-Tepeli

Gissela Arrincon-Tepeli brings a wealth of experience and a unique perspective to The Dominguez Firm as a trial attorney. With a background in both pre-litigation and catastrophic injury cases, Gissela is dedicated to advocating for her clients with tenacity and compassion.

One aspect that sets Gissela apart is her previous role as a personal injury defense attorney. This experience gives her invaluable insight into the strategies and tactics employed by the opposing side, allowing her to anticipate their moves and effectively represent her clients' interests. Leveraging this knowledge, she diligently works to secure the best possible outcomes for those she represents.

Gissela has played a pivotal role as second chair in two notable cases, including a traumatic brain injury (TBI) case resulting in a $6 million settlement and a products liability case with a $400,000 verdict. Her contributions to these cases highlight her skill in navigating complex legal matters and achieving favorable results for her clients.

Driven by a keen sense of justice, Gissela knew from a young age that she wanted to pursue a career in law. Born in Peru and later moving to the United States to continue her education, she embodies a diverse cultural perspective that enriches her approach to the practice of law.

Notable Verdicts and Settlements

  • $6,000,000 Settlement (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • $600,000 Verdict (Products Liability)

Membership & Honors

  • The Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Cal State Northridge
  • Juris Doctor from the University of West Los Angeles School of Law

Gissela earned her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Cal State Northridge before obtaining her law degree from The University of West Los Angeles School of Law. She is a proud member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), where she actively contributes to the legal community and stays abreast of the latest developments in her field.

Fluent in Spanish, Gissela is committed to serving clients from diverse backgrounds and ensuring that language is never a barrier to justice. Outside of her legal practice, she enjoys spending quality time with her family, including exploring various vacation destinations, and indulging in her passion for salsa dancing whenever she can carve out spare time from her busy schedule.

With her unwavering dedication, extensive experience, and commitment to client advocacy, Gissela Arrincon-Tepeli is a valuable member of The Dominguez Firm’s legal team where she embodies the firm's ethos of providing top-notch legal representation with a personal touch.