A Los Angeles-native, Ms. Berjis received her Bachelors of Arts in History, from California State University, Long Beach, and subsequently earned her Juris Doctorate from Trinity Law School. As a law student, Ms. Berjis received the Academic Achievement Award (for getting the highest grade in her class) in an impressive six (6) courses, which included Civil Procedure II, Remedies, Evidence, Legal Research & Writing II, Criminal Law, and Criminal Procedure. In addition to her academic success, as a law student, Ms. Berjis also was a member of the Trial Advocacy Team.
Prior to founding BERJIS l MYERS, Ms. Berjis had the privilege of working as a law clerk, at the largest trial court in the United States, for over eight (8) years. As a student law clerk, Ms. Berjis was responsible for reviewing and analyzing all limited jurisdiction court judgments by default, stipulations for entry of judgment, and default judgments in unlawful detainer actions, as well as reviewing and processing time-sensitive ex parte motions & applications for both general and limited jurisdiction cases. Such experience has provided Ms. Berjis with extensive and priceless knowledge & expertise in the field of civil litigation. Ms. Berjis, also, spent one (1) summer as an extern for a Los Angeles County Superior Court (Civil) Judge, followed by two (2) summers externing as a law clerk, at the Office of the Los Angeles County Public Defender, and then, several months as an intern, for the Supervising Judge of the Los Angeles County Criminal Courts. In fact, thanks to her work, within the court system, for so many years, Ms. Berjis brings unmatchable insight to each of her client’s cases, and, for that reason confidently knows exactly what it takes to get the job done, correctly and successfully.
Ms. Berjis' bar admissions include the State Bar of California, the United States District Court for the Central District of California, and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Contributor Award||Avvo||2016|
|Top 40 Under 40||The National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|Top Contributor Award||Avvo||2015|
|Top Contributor Award||Avvo||2014|
|Top Contributor Award||Avvo||2013|
|Academic Achievement Award: Remedies||Trinity Law School||2008|
|Academic Achievement Award: Civil Procedure II||Trinity Law School||2008|
|Academic Achievement Award: Legal Research & Writing II||Trinity Law School||2008|
|Academic Achievement Award: Criminal Procedure||Trinity Law School||2008|
|Academic Achievement Award: Evidence||Trinity Law School||2007|
|Academic Achievement Award: Criminal Law||Trinity Law School||2007|
|Attorney||Law Office of Malosack Berjis||2012 - Present|
|Law Clerk||Office of the Los Angeles County Public Defender||2008 - 2008|
|Law Clerk||Office of the Los Angeles County Public Defender||2007 - 2007|
|Law Clerk||Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles||2004 - 2012|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Public Justice Foundation||Associate Member||2014 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of California||Attorney Member||2013 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles||Attorney Member||2013 - Present|
|National Police Accountability Project||Attorney Member||2013 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Attorney Member||2013 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Attorney Member||2012 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association Barristers||Attorney Member||2012 - 2013|
|Mississippi College Law Review||Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research and Surplus Embryos: A Moral Argument||2010|
|Trinity Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|California State University, Long Beach||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
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