22708 Mariano Street
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
T. (818) 340-1950
F. (818) 340-1990
Gerald M. Serlin
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: Research Attorney to Associate Justice John H. Hews (Dec.) (1987) and Acting Presiding Justice Robert E. Rickles (Dec.) (1985‑1986), California Court of Appeal.
Professional Experience: Founder, Benedon & Serlin, LLP (1993‑present); 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, District Two; L.A. County Bar Appellate Elections Evaluations Committee; Los Angeles County and San Fernando Valley Bar Associations; Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.
Recipient: Southern California Super Lawyer, in Appellate Law, 2004-2019; Best Lawyers in America, in Appellate Law, 2016-2019, 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.