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About Me

Languages Spoken: Russian, English

Practice Areas


  1. Insurance: 50%
  2. Litigation: 50%



Contingent (25-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

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  • Samuel Lawrence Bruchey

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    Samuel Bruchey Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP

301 N Canon Dr Ste 200
Beverly Hills, CA, 90210-4724



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyShernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP2008 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Insurance Bad Faith Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Association of Business Trial LawyersMember2012 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2009 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember2009 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2009 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
International Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Kawakita v. Blue ShieldSet precedent
Nickerson v. Stonebridge$19 million jury verdict
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Publication NameTitleDate
Advocate"Evolution of a New Tort: Institutional Bad Faith"2012
California Lawyer Magazine"Coming of Age in the Court of Appeal"2012
Forum"Second Chair Like a Champ"2012
Los Angeles Daily Journal"Punitive Damages' Impact on Institutional Bad Faith"2012
Advocate"Fight a Rescission, Restore Some Honor"2010
Los Angeles Daily Journal"Keeping Coverage: The Other Healthcare Battle"2009
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Concord Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Rutter Group Insurance Bad Faith SeminarInstitutional Bad Faith2012