Bernard Thalheimer recently joined our team as the Senior Trial Counsel. He has 31 years of personal injury practice experience. Bernie has handled all aspects and phases of personal injury cases, from start to finish. Bernie has seen every type of personal injury litigation, including approximately 30 trials to verdict. Bernie has successfully arbitrated over 200 cases. Over the course of 31 years, he has settled injury cases in excess of 200 million dollars.
Although Bernie is easy going and easy to talk to, he is regarded as a tenacious negotiator with the insurance companies and their defense attorneys. Bernie is licensed to practice in all of the California and local Federal courts. He is a graduate of the prestigious Pepperdine University School of Law Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution, and is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles and San Fernando Valley Bar Association.
Like Mr. Goldberg, Bernie is a Bruin and graduated from UCLA with a Bachelors in Political Science. He earned his law degree from Western State University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis and is training to run a marathon.