Jerry L. Freedman

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Westlake Village, California
800-430-0837 (Toll Free)

Jerry L. Freedman, a veteran trial attorney, is the Founder and Senior Partner of Jerry L. Freedman, A Professional Corporation a Los Angeles (Westlake Village), California-based law firm which concentrates its practice in the legal areas of corporate law, business and civil litigation, professional liability, real estate litigation, homeowner association law and insurance coverage.

During his distinguished career, which spans over three decades, Mr. Freedman has had extensive experience in representing individuals and corporations. He has provided his clients counsel and services relating to a wide variety of legal matters, including: business litigation and transactional matters, errors and omissions of professionals, insurance coverage, real estate litigation, commercial leases and other tort matters.

Mr. Freedman is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, the Central District of the United States District Court and the United States Supreme Court, and is a member of numerous professional legal organizations. These include the Ventura County Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, and State Bar of California.

Mr. Freedman has been AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell for 16 consecutive years. AV Preeminent is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that Mr. Freedman's peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. He has also been selected as a 2015 Super Lawyer. Super Lawyers selects attorneys annually from each state using a rigorous multiphase selection process, which involves peer nominations and evaluations combined with third party research. This coveted selection represents only 5% of the lawyers in the state.

A native of Rochester, New York, Mr. Freedman attended the State University of New York from which he received a Bachelors of Science degree, cum laude, in Mathematics. He matriculated to the Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, California, where he obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1976.

Prior to forming his law firm, Mr. Freedman was a Partner in the Los Angeles law firms of Kinkle, Rodiger & Spriggs and Freedman, Pave, McCord & Jacobs.

Mr. Freedman is a noted speaker and lecturer on subjects relating to his legal areas of expertise.

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Real Estate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Business and Civil Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Contracts
  • Homeowner Association Law
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1992
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1999


  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • Juris Doctor - 1976
  • State University of New York
    • Bachelors of Science cum laude
    • Major: Mathematics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ventura County Bar Association, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of California, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Kinkle, Rodiger & Spriggs, Partner
  • Freedman, Pave, McCord & Jacobs, Partner