Gerald Marcus

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Calabasas, CA

The Law Offices of Gerald L. Marcus
 | 24025 Park Sorrento, Suite 430
Calabasas, CA 91302
Phone: 800-905-8777
Fax: 818-784-5970
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1987
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

As senior counsel and founder of the Law Offices of Gerald L. Marcus, Gerald L. Marcus represents clients in Los Angeles, California, who have been injured. He focuses on personal injury cases that involve car accidents, workplace injuries, drunk driving, boating accidents, truck accidents,  bus accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents, scooters, skateboards,  nursing home injuries, train accidents and premises liability involving slip and fall or trip and fall accidents. 

After earning an undergraduate degree at California State University, Northridge, Mr. Marcus then went to Southern California Institute of Law, Santa Barbara & Ventura this was a 4 year night program that mr. marcus attended while working full - time as a neglgience investigator for one of th largest personal injury law firms in the San Fernando Valley.  This experience provided him with an understanding of personal injury cases and fueled his desire to become an advocate for those victims. Mr. Marcus remained in this position while pursuing his law degree, and despite his full-time employment, he managed to graduate early.

In his career spanning over 30 years, Mr. Marcus has succeeded in collecting over $150 million in settlements, verdicts, and awards and has helped approximated 14,000 clients. He works hard to protect the interests of each of his clients and to make sure that they receive the legal compensation to which they are entitled to by law. Mr. Marcus is dedicated to providing every client, regardless of the size of his or her case, with the representation they deserve. He is a member of The State Bar of California, the San Fernando Valley Bar Association and the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Mr. Marcus stays active in the legal community as well with memberships in the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, the Consumer Attorneys of California and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Marcus is also  a Honorary board of Governors member, a Board of directors memeber, and an Executive committee member currently acting as 2018 President Elect, and 2019 President of the Los angeles, trial Laywers charities (LATLC).

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (100%): Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020

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About Gerald Marcus

Admitted: 1987, California

Professional Webpage: https://www.geraldmarcuslaw.com/meet-our-team/gerald-l-marcu...

Honors/Awards:

  • WINNINGEST CALIFORNIA LAW FIRMS (Since Oct. 2011, as reported by VerdictSearch), Winningest California Law Firms , VerdictSearch

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles
  • Member, Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Member, American Association for Justice
  • Member, San Fernando Valley Bar Association
  • Member, Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of California

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Settlement 3,500,000.00 Our client was driving his truck down the street when a gardener working for a commerical landscape company mowing the center roadway median lawn, mowed over a 24 inch rod, causing it to be ejected through the air and into the driver side window of the truck our client was driving.  the road struck our clients left eye resulting is viusal impairment.  the case was disputed and denied and extenively litigated.  We successufl resolved the case for our client at the second mediation, so tha that his medical and financial needs would be taken care of for th erest of his life ., 2018
  • Settlement 4,500,000.00 . Our client was riding a skateboard down a ramp on private private which lead him onto an access road.  His view was blocked from traffic.  A car traveling down the access road struck our client as he entered the access road, resulting in serious arm injuries requiring 13 surgeries. The drivers view was also blocked by an obstruction at the intersection of hte base of the ramp and the access road. We sued the property owners for creating a dangeorus condition, allowing it to exist, and failing to warn of it.  the case was heavily denied and disputed and required a dozen depositions and 8 experts.  ultimaitely after two mediations we were able to settle the case for our client and to provide for his needs for the rest of his life., 2017
  • $150,000,000.00 in settlements, arbitration awards, and jury verdicts for his clients

Educational Background:

  • Southern California Institute of Law, J.D., 1985

Industry Groups

  • ABA
  • BHBA
  • CAALA
  • CAOC
  • LATLA
  • LATLC
  • Sfvba
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Office Location for Gerald Marcus

24025 Park Sorrento
Suite 430
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone: 800-905-8777

Fax: 818-784-5970

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Last Updated: 8/6/2019

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