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I have over 30 years experience in representing small businesses, consumers and homeowners.     We handle all forms of business and real estate matters, together with serious personal injury and wrongful death cases.    We have four attorneys on staff to assist and provide ample support for our clients needs. 


 


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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
    33 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    33 years
  3. Business: 25%
    33 years
  4. Litigation: 25%
    33 years, 800 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350-450/hour), contingent (40-50%), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Richard Jonathan Spencer

    Bradford is a skilled and dedicated lawyer who fights hard to get his clients the best results. He is an asset to the profession.

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Contact info

Brereton Law Office

1362 Pacific Avenue, Suite 220
Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198311/22/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Contributoravvo2015
Top ContributorAvvo2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyBrereton Law Office1983 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Admitted United States District Court Northern DistrictAdmittee1983 - Present
Admitted United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth CircuitAdmittee1983 - Present
Admitted United States District Court Eastern DistrictAdmittee1983 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1983 - Present
Courts of State of CaliforniaAdmittee1983 - Present
United States District Court Southern Dist of CaliforniaAdmitted1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Doe vs. Disability Insurance CompanyInsurance company settled paying 100% of benefits due $225,000.
Does vs. National BankAll defendants settled. Recovered back 100% of clients losses plus attorneys fees. Total recovery $330,000.
Doe vs. Negligent DriverInsurance company settled paying $250,000 without suit.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Santa Cruz WireUncle Funky Takes on Recession2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
California State University, San Jose State UniversityAccountingBA - Bachelor of Arts1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Business Organizations and FinancingBusiness Organizations2015