The Law Offices of Goldberg & Gille: (818) 348-5200

Steven P. Goldberg

Steven P. Goldberg, Partner
Woodland Hills, CA
Phone: 818-348-5200
Fax: 818-598-2515
E-Mail: steve@goldbergandgille.com

Steven Goldberg is an experienced lawyer specializing in matters of wrongful death, serious injury, medical and legal malpractice and insurance bad faith. His practice comprises a number of different areas including civil tort litigation, product liability, wrongful termination/sexual harassment and discrimination, cumis counsel, business torts, and personal injury.

Mr. Goldberg served as a consultant to the popular television show E.R. in 2000 and 2006.

If the authority exists to discharge a professor because he will not sign this oath on demand, then it exists to fire him because he will not sign an oath that he is not a Catholic, not a Mason, not a consumer of beer...there is no place to stop. — William Prosser

Curriculum Vitae of Steven Paul Goldberg

Education

Education:

  • University of West Los Angeles School of Law JD 1981. Admitted 1982. California Bar.
  • Temple University, M.A. candidate. Political Theory-1976-1977.
  • Rutgers University, B.A. Political Science 1975
  • Courts Admitted

    Courts Admitted:

  • U.S. Supreme Court.
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 9 th Circuit.
  • U.S. District Court, 9 th Circuit.
  • All California Courts.
  • Articles Published

    Articles Published:

  • Stress Litigation and the Expert Witness, co-authored with John C. Beck, M.D.
  • Saving Money When Working with Experts
  • Forum Magazine May 2002, Republished 2005, Advocate Magazine
  • Faculty Positions

    Faculty Positions:

  • Professor: 1984-present
  • Litigation Specialization (Adjunct Faculty).
  • University of West Los Angeles School of Paralegal Studies.
  • Pleadings, Evidence, Discovery Law & Motion.

  • Lecturer: 1984-present
  • Litigation Procedure.
  • University of West Los Angeles School of Law.
  • Selected topics on Discovery & Evidence.
  • Seminars and Speaking Engagements/Consulting

    Seminars and Speaking Engagements/Consulting:

  • California Bar Association, Lecturer, Discovery Planning, Strategies, Tools, and Tactics.
  • Los Angeles Paralegal Association.

  • Discovery Act-Lecturer.

  • California Trial Lawyers and Los Angeles Trial Lawyers.
  • Legal Academic/Political Issues-Speaker.
  • 2002 and 2003-Automobile Accident Litigation-Speaker.
  • March 2004 New Lawyer Seminar (CAALA) Co-Chair.
  • March 2005 New Lawyer Seminar (CAALA) Speaker.
  • September 2005 Expert Witness Panel (CAALA) Speaker.
  • September 2006 Co-Chair Las Vegas CAALA Annual Convention.

  • Warner Bros.Television Show “E.R.” Consultant 2000 and 2006
  • Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations:

  • California Bar Association.
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association.
  • RAssociation of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) Association.
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Board of Governors 2003 to present.
  • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) Board of Governors 2006 - to present.
  • "Founding Friend" of Los Angeles Trial Lawyers' Charities. (TLC)
  • Past/Present Pro Bono Activity

    Past/Present Pro Bono Activity:

  • Public Counsel.
  • Judge Pro Tem Beverly Hills Courts.
  • Judge Pro Tem Los Angeles County
  • Traffic Court.
  • Judge Pro Tem Santa Monica Courts.
  • Judge Pro Tem Van Nuys Court.
  • Professional Activities

    Professional Activities:

  • Practiced civil tort litigation including personal injury, wrongful death, professional malpractice (including medical, dental and legal malpractice), bad faith insurance cases, product liability, wrongful termination/sexual harassment and discrimination, cumis counsel, and business torts.
  • Testified as an expert in Legal Malpractice matters.
  • Regularly serves as an Arbitrator in Superior Court and Judicial Arbitration cases.
  • Regularly serves as a Settlement Officer in Superior and Municipal Courts.
  • Regularly serves as a Mediator in Superior and Municipal Courts.
  • Member CAALA Continuing Education, Membership, and Public Relations Committees-2001-present.
  • Charities and Boards

    Charities and Boards:

  • 2005-present - Chair, Steering Committee Civil Justice Program, Loyola Law School.
  • 2003-present - Member, Board of Governor’s Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles (CAALA).
  • 2004 - Vice Chair Steering Committee Civil Justice Program, Loyola Law School.
  • 1999-present - Appointment Advisory Board UCLA Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center-UCLA Department of Neurosurgery.
  • 1988-present - Member of Advisory Board LPGA/Los Angeles Jr. Chamber of Commerce Urban Youth Golf Program.
  • 1994-1996 - Board of Directors (Secretary) Woodland Hills Country Club.
  • 2006-present - Member Board of Governors Consumer Attorneys of California.
  • Special Honors

    Special Honors:

  • 2005 Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Presidential Award.
  • 2004 Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Presidential Award.
  • 2004 Recipient UCLA and University of California Villaraigosa Science Award.
  • 2003 Consumer Attorney Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) Presidential Award



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