Mr. Nathan Perea is a Partner at Smith Law Offices, LLP. Mr. Perea became a lawyer to help people in need, whether it be business owners, public servants, or individuals who have been harmed.
Mr. Perea represents clients throughout Central and Southern California. Mr. Perea is a civil litigator with jury trial experience, representing clients in both federal and state lawsuits. He is admitted to practice in California state Courts, the four federal districts of California, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Mr. Perea prides himself on providing a high level of attention and care to his clients’ matters, regardless of the size or stature of the client, or the size of the case. Mr. Perea has represented individuals, closely-held companies, large public entities, and fortune 500 companies, and consistently provides the same, high level of attention to his clients’ needs.
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I have consulted with Nathan on numerous occasions when it comes to litigation, or often more importantly, the avoidance thereof. His highly professional and practical approach to litigation speaks to his value as an attorney in the community. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a litigation-based attorney.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Certificate of Recognition||Richard D. Roth, Senator 31st District||2014|
|Unforgettables Foundation Heart Award||The Unforgettables Foundation||2014|
|Certificate of Recognition||County of San Bernardino||2014|
|Certificate of Recognition||California Legislature Assembly||2014|
|Scholarship||Oregon State Bar||2001|
|Member||Animal Law Review||2000|
|Chancellor's Undergraduate Internship||University of California Santa Cruz||1996|
|Attorney||Varner & Brandt, LLP||2006 - 2010|
|Attorney||Cihigoyenetche Grossberg & Clouse||2005 - 2006|
|Law Clerk||Hon. Michael McShane||2004 - 2004|
|Law Clerk/J.D.||The Gilroy Law Firm||2002 - 2004|
|Law Clerk||US Attorneys Office, District of Oregon||2001 - 2001|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|The Unforgettables Foundation||Chairman of the Board||2012 - 2013|
|Riverside County Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|San Bernardino County Bar Association||Member||2006 - 2013|
|American Bar Association||Member||2005 - 2007|
|Client v. Piazza||Jury favored client, awarded damages and attorney fees|
|Williams v. Client||Motion for Summary Judgment granted|
|Client v. Secure Horizons, et al||Favorable resolution|
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|Lewis & Clark Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|University of California - Santa Cruz||Politics||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|