Garrett May is a Santa Barbara County native. Garrett graduated from Righetti High School before studying economics at the University of Utah. Garrett studied law on an academic scholarship at California Western School of Law in San Diego, California, graduating in just two years and passing the California Bar on his first attempt.
Garrett is an experienced litigation attorney at The May Firm and is licensed to practice law throughout the State of California. He is an aggressive and passionate litigator with proven trial and arbitration success. Over the course of his career, Garrett has litigation hundreds of personal injury and wrongful death cases. In the past couple years, he has recovered in excess of $19,000,000 for his clients. Garrett takes great personal pride in providing passionate, caring, personalized service to each of his clients.
Garrett is available to provide free no-risk case consultations to individuals and families seeking representation for all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases.
Garrett lived abroad during several of his college years and is fluent in reading, writing and speaking Spanish.
Outside of the practice of law, Garrett enjoys reading, cooking, swimming, road trips with his family, and spending time with his wife Whitney and their two daughters, Georgia and Elin.
Languages spoken: Spanish
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111 N. Vine
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
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297 Santa Rosa Street
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405
8050 N. Palm Avenue, Suite 300
Fresno, CA, 93711
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|Multi-Million Dollar Advocate||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2015|
|Million Dollar Advocate||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2015|
|Creative Problem Solving Scholarship||California Western SOL||2010|
|Creative Problem Solving Scholarship||California Western SOL||2009|
|Personal Injury Attorney||The May Firm||2011 - Present|
|Law Clerk||Personal Injury Firm||2009 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|San Diego North County Bar Association||Member||2016 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of San Diego||Member||2016 - Present|
|Consumer Attorneys of California||Member||2016 - Present|
|Big Brother, Big Sisters||Mentor||2015 - Present|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Ventura County Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Ventura County Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Santa Barbara County Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|San Diego County Bar Association||Member||2009 - Present|
|Wrongful Death Judgment||$1,900.000.00|
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|California Western School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|University of Utah||Economics||BS - Bachelor of Science||2007|