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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James Bergener was Great!

Posted by: David about 4 years ago.

I called Bergener & Associates after an accident and it was the best thing I've ever done. Insurance wasn't even offering enough to cover my medical...

Professional and thorough

Posted by: Christopher about 2 years ago.

They helped me every step of the way. Set up physician appointments for me as well as physical therapy, I never had to pay out of pocket for anything...
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Judd S Nemiro
Judd Nemiro

Phoenix, AZ

3 months ago

Relationship: Other

An attorney that is great at what he does and knows the law. I endorse this lawyer.
Dmitriy Shakhnevich
Dmitriy Shakhnevich

Brooklyn, NY

7 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
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2003 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
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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2015- present Member

Consumer Attorneys 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

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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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