Honors & awards

  •  Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

  • Selected to Southern California Super Lawyers list, 2006-2012, 2016-2018

  • Top 10 Jury Verdicts in California, 2006 (Los Angeles Daily Journal)

  • Top 100 Jury Verdicts in United States, 2006 (ALM) 

​Bruce A. Berman, Partner

Mr. Berman represents public and private companies, partnerships, individuals and municipalities in a wide variety of business disputes including both individual claims and class actions. He regularly appears in State and Federal Courts throughout California, and has also represented clients at hundreds of mediations and arbitrations.

Mr. Berman's expertise includes Business Litigation; Complex Civil Litigation; Healthcare Law; ERISA Litigation; California’s Unfair Competition Laws; Public Contract Litigation and Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation.


​​                186 Cal. App. 4th 1114 (2010)

​​                 96 Cal. App. 4th 1143 (2002)


  • J.D. - University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law
    • ​​Pacific Law Journal,  Editor and Staff Writer
    • Moot Court Competition, oral finalist
    • Delivered Commencement Address

  • ​B.A. - University of California, Los Angeles​

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of California

  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

  • United States District Court
    • Central District of California
    • Northern District of California
    • Eastern District of California 
    • Southern District of California

Professional Activities

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Litigation Section
    • Executive Committee Member 2015-2016

  • American Inns of Court, Los Angeles Trial Practice Chapter
    • ​President 2015-2016
    • Vice President 2014-2015

  • ​Bruin Professionals UCLA Alumni Club
    • ​Downtown Los Angeles Group Leader​