Gerald M. Serlin

Founding Attorney

Education: University of California, Berkeley (B.A., History High Honors 1980; B.A., Political Economy Honors 1980); University of Southern California (J.D., 1985). Member, University of Southern California Law Review.

Admitted to: California State Bar; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth and Tenth Circuits; U.S. District Courts in California.

Judicial Clerkship: Law Clerk to Acting Presiding Justice Robert E. Rickles (1985-1986) and Associate Justice John H. Hews (1987), California Court of Appeal.

Professional Experience: Associate, Horvitz & Levy (1990-1993); Associate, Kelley Drye & Warren (1987-1990).

Member: Certified Specialist, Appellate Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization; California Court of Appeal Settlement Officer; Los Angeles County and San Fernando Valley Bar Associations; Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.

Recipient: Selected to the Southern California Super Lawyers, in Appellate Law, 2004-2021; Top 100: 2021 Southern California Super Lawyers; recognized by Best Lawyers in America, in Appellate Law, 2016-2021, U.S. News & World Report — Best Lawyers; Appellate Lawyer of the Year, 2018 — USA, Lawyer Monthly; Attorney of the Year — California 2017, Corporate Vision Magazine; 2016 CLAY Award (Daily Journal and California Lawyer) Attorney of the Year for Extraordinary Achievement in Appellate Practice; Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles — Nominee for 2009 Appellate Lawyer of the Year; Martindale-Hubbell AV rated.

Benedon and Serlin Founding Attorney Gerald M. Serlin


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Woodland Hills, California 91367-6128

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