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William Michael Berman

About William Berman

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William M. Berman, Esq., is the founding and managing partner of the San Diego-based civil litigation firm, Berman & Riedel, LLP.  Possessing the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell AV rating, Mr. Berman has broad litigation experience in handling complex civil litigation matters on behalf of injured consumers involving claims of serious automobile accidents, trucking accidents, aviation accidents, catastrophic construction and work site injuries, products liability matters, and medical malpractice actions.  In addition to his personal injury practice, Mr. Berman was instrumental in establishing the firm's renowned nursing home and elder abuse litigation department, and has obtained several of the highest settlements against skilled nursing facilities and residential care facilities for in the State of California.  Mr. Berman's firm has been credited as one of the leading elder abuse/neglect practices throughout the state, and his work in the area of elder abuse and neglect litigation continues to garner substantial media attention and the notice of the state legislature, which has helped to bring the issue of proper elder care to the forefront of the public's mind.


His firm, Berman & Riedel, LLP, is a prominent law firm which represents the victims of serious personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout the State of California.  Our team of renowned attorneys and professional staff vigorously advocates on behalf of those who are injured or affected by the negligent/harmful acts of others, and we pride ourselves on working tirelessly to obtain exceptional settlements and verdicts on behalf of our clients. As a plaintiffs’ personal injury firm, we do not represent business, industry or insurance companies in the defense of personal injury or wrongful death matters.


Dedicated to providing the highest quality legal representation, Berman & Riedel, LLP consistently obtains results on behalf of our clients which exceed expectation.  We take pride in producing an outstanding resolution for each legal case we take on, and indeed many of our settlements and verdicts have been lauded in the news as unparalleled. The extraordinary success of our firm enables us to be very selective in the clients and cases we choose to represent and thus, if we accept your case, you can be confident that we believe in your case and will do everything in our power to aggressively pursue your legal interests in an effort to recover the maximum compensation to which you are entitled under the law.

William M. Berman and the attorneys and legal professionals of Berman & Riedel, LLP, are committed to the highest professional and ethical standards in the practice of law. Our firm’s ability to navigate the civil legal system and understand the more complex intricacies of serious personal injury and wrongful death cases is unsurpassed. In fact, the majority of cases which come to Berman & Riedel, LLP are referred to us by our clients and/or attorneys who are impressed with the exceptional results we have obtained on behalf of our clients. 

When you put your trust and case into the hands of the highly effective team of attorneys and legal professionals at Berman & Riedel, LLP, you can rest assured that you will be treated with dignity and respect, and that you have the highest-quality legal representation on your side. Our firm has the skill, dedication and resources necessary to obtain the best possible outcome for your legal matter, and we will work tirelessly to obtain the maximum compensation possible for your particular case.

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