James Michael Bergener

James Michael Bergener

Personal Injury Lawyer
Newport Beach, CA




No Misconduct


English , Spanish

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About Me

James M. Bergener is the managing attorney and founding principal of Bergener Associates, a firm specializing in injury tort litigation. As counsel for injured plaintiffs, Mr. Bergener has personally secured millions in verdicts and settlements in both state and federal court. Mr. Bergener's practice extends to matters involving motor vehicle accidents, product liability, police excessive force,...

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Payments & Fees


Contingent (25%-45%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Client Reviews

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I highly recommend Bergener & Associates

Posted by: MS about 1 year ago.

“Bergener & Associates helped me from the day I was injured by an uninsured motorist’s negligent driving to the day the case was completely and FULLY...

Settled my claim after liability was denied.

Posted by: Carla over 2 years ago.

I was hit by a delivery car making a left hand turn. The accident totaled my car and I was taken to the hospital. Even though the police report said...
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Showing 2 of 25 peer endorsements

Dmitriy Shakhnevich
Dmitriy Shakhnevich

Brooklyn, NY

4 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
Brett Steven Sachs
Brett Sachs

Newport Beach, CA

7 months ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I endorse this lawyer. He is a very knowledgable and well respected attorney in our industry. He fights zealously for all his clients and is very...
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2003 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

Bergener & Associates


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2002 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Whittier College School of Law


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2013 Member

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum


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2003- present Member

State Bar of California

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Showing 2 of 8 publications

2012 Legal Team at Bergener & Associates Gets San Bernardino Family 3 Million Dollar Verdict

SF Gate

2012 Legal Team at Bergener & Associates Gets San Bernardino Family 3 Million Dollar Verdict

PR Web

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Personal Injury Advice

at Larry on the Law

2011 Personal Injury Advice

at Larry on the Law

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