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Armando Juan Berriz

Armando Juan Berriz

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Brain Injury, Insurance, Motorcycle Accident… more 

About Me

Armando J. Berriz graduated from the University of
California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree
in economics. In 1994 he graduated from Pepperdine Law School with a
Juris Doctorate.  On his first attempt he passed the California Bar
Examination and has been admitted to practice law throughout California
and Federal Court in the United States District Court, Central District
of California since 1994.  In 2003, Armando continued his legal
education by completing the coveted Certificate in Dispute
from Pepperdine Law School's Staus Institute for
Dispute Resolution.  He has since served for and received appreciation
from the Los Angeles Superior Court and Ventura Superior Court for
serving as a neutral for alternative dispute resolution and Mandatory
Settlement Conference Officer.  Since partnering with John Neustadt and
forming Neustadt & Berriz, Mr. Berriz has successfully represented
hundreds of clients, recovering millions of dollars in the aggregate
for them in a wide variety of personal injury cases.  A seasoned trial
attorney, Mr. Berriz is a member of the most respected association of
trial attorneys, The American Board of Trial Advocates,
California Coast Chapter
.  He is a member of the Consumer
Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.  In addition, Mr. Berriz is also a
licensed real estate broker and a notary public. 

Armando and his wife, Catherine, have
three fantastic children. two girls and a boy.  Mr. Berriz has surfed
all over the world, paddles in international competitions, stand-up
paddles, dives, and is a boating enthusiast.  Additionally, born and
raised in a Cuban household, Mr. Berriz speaks Spanish fluently,
bringing an added value to the Hispanic Community.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Car Accidents: 20%
  3. Brain Injury: 15%
  4. Insurance: 10%
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Jeffrey Scott Vallens

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Armando and John are the best at their business. They work very hard for their clients and they are really nice guys. They are hardcore litigators and hiring them is the best decision you could make if you have been injured.


    Jeffrey Vallens Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Steven Robert Maher

    Armando is one of the most talented trial lawyers in Southern California.


    Steven Maher Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

32107 Lindero Cyn Rd Ste 133
Westlake Village, CA, 91361

Neustadt and Berriz, APC

32107 Lindero Canyon Road, #133
Westlake Village, CA, 91361




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
million dollarMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2015
Admitee / AssociateAmerican Board of Trial Advocates (California Coast Chapter)2009
Super Lawyer, 2004Super Lawyers2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerNeustadt and Berriz, APC1995 - Present
AttorneyState Farm Insurance Claims Litigation Counsel1992 - 1995

Association NamePosition NameDuration
UCLA FootballTight End1987 - 1988

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine Univ SOLLawJuris Doctorate1994
Univ of California at Los AngelesEconomicsBachelor of Arts1991