Richard Lloyd Sherman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Beverly Hills, CA

Sherman Law Corporation
 | 9454 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 600
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: 310-246-0321
Fax: 310-246-0305
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1982
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (60%),
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (40%)
Attorney Profile

A highly regarded civil trial attorney, Richard Lloyd Sherman is the founder of the Sherman Law Group. Located in Beverly Hills, California, he focuses his practice primarily on employment law, providing representation to current, former and prospective employees throughout Los Angeles County. Mr. Sherman assists people who have been the subject of discrimination that is prohibited under federal and state laws, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act and the California Fair Employment and Housing Act. He also has extensive experience in wage and hour disputes under the Fair Labor Standards Act, and he provides advice and counsel to people who have been wrongfully terminated or otherwise retaliated against as a result of whistleblowing activities.

Other matters that Mr. Sherman handles include contract breaches, professional liability, intellectual property disputes, entertainment, business torts, and libel and slander. His successes in the courtroom and at the negotiating table in all of these areas have earned him an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 “Superb” peer review rating through Avvo.

Mr. Sherman attended the University of Southern California, and he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1979. Upon his graduation, he was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society. He then pursued his legal education at the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, where he was a member of the UCLA-Alaska Law Review and the school’s Moot Court Honors Program before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 1982. Mr. Sherman is admitted to practice before all California state courts. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Central, Northern, Eastern and Southern Districts of California, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, and the U.S. Tax Court.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Business Litigation (60%)

Employment Litigation (40%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer


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Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2020

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About Richard Sherman

Admitted: 1982, California

Professional Webpage:


  • “AV” Rating, Outstanding Legal Ability and Professional Ethics, Martindale-Hubble

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 2011
  • Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • California

Educational Background:

  • University of Southern California, B.A., Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Honors: Phi Kappa Phi, Honors: Chief Justice, USC Judicial Council, 1979
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Office Location for Richard Lloyd Sherman

9454 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 600
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Phone: 310-246-0321

Fax: 310-246-0305

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Last Updated: 7/8/2019

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