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Bruce Carlton Bridgman

Bruce Carlton Bridgman

Practice areas:

Family, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Immigration, Criminal Defense

About Me


As the founder of The Law Office of Bruce C. Bridgman, Orange County attorney Bruce C. Bridgman offers legal counsel in criminal defense and civil issues. Since 1974, he has been in the legal field, and he has operated his own practice for over two decades. Before his current firm’s establishment, Attorney Bridgman was a partner at another firm and a deputy district attorney in Orange County. He is a graduate of the UCLA Law School, where he was a Wilson Scholar. Receive a zero-charge case evaluation by contacting his firm.



Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Family: 40%
    30 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 20%
    25 years, 5 thousand cases
  3. Immigration: 15%
    25 years, 3 thousand cases
  4. Real Estate: 15%
    25 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  5. Criminal Defense: 10%
    35 years, 7 thousand cases

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Nema Daghbandan

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Nema Daghbandan Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Briny Adam Woods

    I have worked on several projects with Bruce over the years. His knowledge of the law is unparalleled. I recommend Bruce to anyone looking for an attorney.


    Briny Woods Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of Bruce C. Bridgman

17500 Red Hill Avenue
Suite 230
Irvine, CA, 92614




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Wilson at UCLAWilson ScholarN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Law Office of Bruce C. Bridgman1991 - Present
General PartnerLaw offices of Bridgman & Modkin1980 - 1991
Deputy District AttorneyOrange County District Attorney's Office1976 - 1980
District AttorneyLA Distric Attorney office1973 - 1976


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationBoard of DirectorsN/A
West Oarange County bar AssosiationPresidentN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
TextbookPowers to ArrestN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UC Berkeley and a Wilson Scholar at UCLA Law SchoolN/AN/AN/A
University of California - BerkeleyN/AN/AN/A