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R. Sebastian Gibson

R. Sebastian Gibson

also known as Sebastian Gibson

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Business, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death

About Me

The Personal Injury Accident & Business Lawyer for the cases that matter most to you.  Visit www.SebastianGibsonLaw.com . We handle Personal Injury, Wrongful Deaths, Auto Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Insurance, and Dog Bites. We also handle business contracts, and represent entertainment and modeling clients from around the world in Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Indio and Orange County with over 35 years of experience in California and London. Offices in Palm Desert and Orange County. Learn more at www.SebastianGibsonLaw.com.  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    36 years
  2. Business: 20%
    36 years
  3. Car Accidents: 20%
    36 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 5%
  5. Motorcycle Accident: 5%
    36 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($360-500/hour), Contingent (25-50%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Gibson. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people with legal problems to contact him first.

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    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Fisher

    I endorse this lawyer. Intelligent and compassionate with superior communication skills.

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    John Fisher Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson

128 Willow Lake Dr.
Palm Desert, CA, 92260

The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson

3541 Lilac Ave.
Corona del Mar, CA, 92625

The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson

41-750 Rancho Las Palmas Dr., Suite K3
Rancho Mirage, CA, 92270

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197705/20/2015
NVAttorney Inactive199608/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2015 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2015
2014 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2014
2013 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2013
2012 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2012
2011 Top LawyersPalm Springs Life Magazine2011
Magna cum laudeUniversity College Cardiff1975
Law ReviewUniversity of San Diego School of Law1975
Moot Court Professional AchievementUniversity of San Diego School of Law1972
Cum laudeUCLA1972

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerLaw Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson1984 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember1997 - 1998
Nevada State BarMember1996 - Present
Desert Bar AssociationMember1991 - 1992
California Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1987 - 1988
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1977 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Pedestrian VictimOver $1,000,000
Copyright and Trademark Infringement VictimOver $1,000,000
Car Accident Victim$915,000

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesFinding The Best California Personal Injury Lawyer For You in Palm Springs or Orange County2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCalifornia Wrongful Death Law2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesPersonal Injury Attorneys In California Need To Be On The Lookout For Legionnaires’ Disease2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesUninhabitable Conditions in California - The Right of a Tenant To Move Out And Break Their Lease2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesHow An Experienced Lawyer Can Protect A Comic Book Creator And Writer in California2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesPublicity Rights and The Right of Privacy, California Entertainment Law2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesSatire and Parody Protection by Lawyers in California and Great Britain2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCalifornia Indoor Air Quality and Sick Building Syndrome Litigation Attorneys2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCalifornia Craft Distillery Law and the Craft Distiller’s Act of 20152015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesWhen to Retain an Attorney for a Missing Child in California and for What Purposes2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCA New Bike Law Not Yet Preventing Coachella Valley Bicycle Accidents and Injuries2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesHow California Lawyers Will Assess Autonomous Self-Driving Vehicle Accident Liability2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesThe Most Dangerous California Highways in Orange County for Personal Injury Car Accidents2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCottage Food Operations under the California Homemade Food Act2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCalifornia Lawyers Weigh Lawsuits for Spread of the Measles Virus, Negligent Endangerment2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesEvents, Nightlife, Attractions and Hospitality Law, Palm Springs Style2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesHow California Attorneys Obtain Large Dog Bite Injury Amounts in Settlement2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesTrademark Law and Copyright Law - Their Use by Celebrities2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesNew Laws to Help Sexual Abuse Victims and Their Lawyers in California2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesPedestrian Fatalities and Injuries in the Coachella Valley Cause Concern2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesFinding the Best California Business Lawyer For You in Palm Springs or Orange County2015
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesDoing Business in Cuba After Obama Restores Relations And Lifts Restrictions2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesTwentynine Palms Marine Accidents and Fatalities on CA Hwy 62, The Killer Highway - A Personal Injury Tragedy2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesThe Christmas Tort, For Christmas Dishes You’ve Had to Eat and Lies You Were Told2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesDistracted Holiday Shoppers Causing Car Accidents and Pedestrian Injuries2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCathedral City CA Hit and Run Accidents and Fatalities, a Coachella Valley Tragedy2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCA Hwy 74 Motorcycle Injures, Fatalities and Vehicles Going Over the Side2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesA History of Bus Crashes with Ties to Palm Springs and Palm Desert2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesI-10 Big Rig Crashes and Tractor-Trailer Rollovers in the Coachella Valley2014
HG.org Global Legal ResourcesCA Hwy 86 Injuries and Fatalities, Once Again a Killer Highway2014
Political Humor NovelNitt Witt Hill2012
Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily JournalsSomebody Pass The Tums and Antidepressants2010
Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily JournalsThe End of Civilization As We Know It2010
Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily JournalsThose Incredible Rotten Eggs2010
Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily JournalsShh! The Bed Bugs Are Listening2010
San Diego Law ReviewAn Illusion of Camelot, the Validity of a Claim and the Consequences of the Negotiations1976
Anglo-American Law ReviewProducts Liability in the United States and England: The Difference and Why1974

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University San DiegoLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Cardiff University Law SchoolLawLL.B - Bachelor of Laws1975
UCLAPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1972

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Tune In with T. MillPolitics, Law, and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
The Tim Miller ShowPolitics, Comedy, Law and Nitt Witt Hill2012
The Judge Neil ShowLaw, Politics and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
The Dereck and Kay ShowLaw, Politics, Music, Books2012
The Dan O'Brien ShowLaw, Politics and Books2012
That's What He SaidPolitics, Comedy, Law and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
Rewiring Your BrainPolitics, Law, and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
Nitt Witt Hill Politics, Political Humor and Comedy FestivalEntertainment and Publishing2012
KMIR 6 (NBC) TV InterviewLaw, Politics and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
A Cup of Coffee and A Good BookPolitics, Law, and my book, Nitt Witt Hill2012
Talk RadioPersonal Injury1998
Rotary Club of LondonAmerican Law1982