"$15.7 million motorcycle accident award"
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1401 Dove Street
, CA 92660
Phone: (949) 309-0990
Office Hours: Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Free telephone consultations 24/7
Firm Size: 16 people
Firm Established: 1998
Russell & Lazarus is a highly respected and experienced personal injury law firm, serving the county of Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, and Riverside since 1998. We are committed to exclusively serving individuals who have been involved in serious accidents where injuries or a wrongful death has occurred.
Hourly Rate: $350
Date Joined Firm:
Mr. Marc Lazarus is a pioneer in presenting his clients’ stories to jurists through the use of video technology, custom computer animation, medical education resources, and the insertion of actual medical films into his multi-media presentations. As a result, he has won hundreds of Personal Injury Cases throughout Southern California. Mr. Lazarus teamed up with attorney Christopher Russell in 2001. Mr. Lazarus has served as lead counsel on hundreds of litigated actions in which he has taken and/or defended over a thousand depositions of parties, witnesses, and experts. He has also represented clients as lead counsel on approximately five bench trials, approximately twenty jury trials, approximately one hundred binding arbitrations, more than a hundred judicial arbitrations, and over two hundred mediations, mandatory settlement conferences, and voluntary settlement conferences.
Federal Admission: Yes
State Bar Admission: CA 2000
Education: J.D. , Chapman University School of Law, 1998
Practice Areas: Personal Injury
Marc Lazarus obtained is Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature with an emphasis in Technical Writing from the California State University at Northridge in 1992. He obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from Chapman University School of Law as a member of its first graduating class in 1998 and served as an editor of the law journal. Mr. Lazarus is currently a member of Consumer Attorneys of California, Orange County Trial Lawyer Association, and Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles where he was a featured speaker at the 2014 convention (Arbitration: Procedure & Practice). Mr. Lazarus also attends Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers’ College Regional Seminars offered on a regular basis throughout the United States. Mr. Lazarus has been married to his wife Cathy for 18 years. He served as a Boy Scout Den Leader for Pack 632 for three consecutive years and has volunteered as an AYSO Assistant Soccer Coach and Assistant Referee in Regional 1422.
Secondary Languages: Spanish