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Armando Juan Berriz

About me

Armando J. Berriz graduated from the University of
California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree
in economics. In 1994 he graduated from Pepperdine Law School with a
Juris Doctorate.  On his first attempt he passed the California Bar
Examination and has been admitted to practice law throughout California
and Federal Court in the United States District Court, Central District
of California since 1994.  In 2003, Armando continued his legal
education by completing the coveted Certificate in Dispute
from Pepperdine Law School's Staus Institute for
Dispute Resolution.  He has since served for and received appreciation
from the Los Angeles Superior Court and Ventura Superior Court for
serving as a neutral for alternative dispute resolution and Mandatory
Settlement Conference Officer.  Since partnering with John Neustadt and
forming Neustadt & Berriz, Mr. Berriz has successfully represented
hundreds of clients, recovering millions of dollars in the aggregate
for them in a wide variety of personal injury cases.  A seasoned trial
attorney, Mr. Berriz is a member of the most respected association of
trial attorneys, The American Board of Trial Advocates,
California Coast Chapter
.  He is a member of the Consumer
Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.  In addition, Mr. Berriz is also a
licensed real estate broker and a notary public. 

Armando and his wife, Catherine, have
three fantastic children. two girls and a boy.  Mr. Berriz has surfed
all over the world, paddles in international competitions, stand-up
paddles, dives, and is a boating enthusiast.  Additionally, born and
raised in a Cuban household, Mr. Berriz speaks Spanish fluently,
bringing an added value to the Hispanic Community.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Contact info

Neustadt & Berriz, Apc

30300 Agoura Road, #150
Agoura Hills, CA, 91301

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 25%
  2. Car Accident: 20%
  3. Brain Injury: 15%
  4. Insurance: 10%
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
million dollarMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2015
Admitee / AssociateAmerican Board of Trial Advocates (California Coast Chapter)2009
Super Lawyer, 2004Super Lawyers2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerNeustadt and Berriz, APC1995 - Present
AttorneyState Farm Insurance Claims Litigation Counsel1992 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
UCLA FootballTight End1987 - 1988
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of California - Los AngelesEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1991