James Winston Spertus

James Winston Spertus

Litigation Lawyer

Los Angeles, CA





No Misconduct



About Me

James W. Spertus is an experienced trial attorney who has been litigating cases in federal and state courts for more than 22 years.  He has tried dozens of cases to favorable jury verdicts and has successfully argued numerous appeals in federal and state courts.  Mr. Spertus is a former federal prosecutor who spent nearly eight years as a criminal trial attorney for the Department of Justice...

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Client Reviews

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Mr.James Spertus

Posted by: Hamid about 1 year ago.

I had the honor of getting to know Mr.Spertus more than three years ago, this is after working with three different attorneys on my case and...

Masterful Lawyer with High Character

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 1 year ago.

Mr. Spertus was our lawyer during an extremely difficult federal criminal fraus case. The case was tried very aggressively and Mr. Spertus was...
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Gregory W. Jessner
Gregory Jessner

Los Angeles, CA

9 months ago

Relationship: Co-worker

Jim is a very strong lawyer in both the criminal and the civil arenas. Not only does he have terrific professional skills, but he's absolutely...
Karina Bess Sterman
Karina Sterman

Beverly Hills, CA

9 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Jim is very smart and takes excellent care of his clients.
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1992 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2013 – present

Spertus, Landes & Umhofer, LLP


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1991 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

USC Law School


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2014 Best Lawyers in America

Best Lawyers in America


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2005- present

Federal Bar Association, Federal Litigation Section

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