Bruce David Abel

Bruce David Abel

Litigation Lawyer

Los Angeles, CA





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About Me

Mr. Abel is a skilled and successful litigator with 28 years of experience handling substantial civil rights and employment cases, serious personal injury cases, and a broad range of business matters. Mr. Abel has successfully prosecuted and defended more than 500 bench and jury trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative proceedings. He has been lead counsel in appeals that have made...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Contingent (33%-40%), Hourly ($350-$400/hour), Pro Bono (3%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Wonderful Experience

Posted by: a Contracts client over 5 years ago.

Bruce is one of the best attorneys I have worked with, he is a consummate professional and is terribly efficient, sharp and dedicated. Bruce has a...

Kept us calm in a scary situation

Posted by: a Libel client over 5 years ago.

With a new business, a lot of things are uncertain. When an unexpected turn of events came to play, Bruce was right there reassuring us he was going...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Bruce. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Julie Ann Flanagan
Julie Flanagan

Lake Forest, CA

Over 5 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Bruce is an excellent communicator who is well respected, trust worthy, and likable. He is a true leader and seasoned professional who I contact...
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1982 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – 2002



Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1982 JD - Juris Doctor in Civil Litigation

Southwestern University School of Law


Showing 1 of 10 awards

2006 Newspaper Recognition

Daily Journal (Los Angeles); Metropolitan News


Showing 1 of 1 association entry

1982- present Member

State Bar of California

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

1995 Textbook for College - Business Law

Business Law in California - 12th Edition

Speaking Engagements

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2005 How to Achieve Top Exam Performance

at Law School Examinations

2004 Apellate Advocacy - How to Prepare and Win Your Appeal

at Moot Court Competition

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