Jeffrey E. Lerman

Jeffrey Lerman is a partner with the firm and practices in the areas of business litigation, real estate litigation, products liability and complex tort matters. Jeff's litigation background also includes an emphasis in defending professional liability matters, particularly the defense of real estate agents and brokers. He has tried numerous matters to verdict, and has over 23 years of experience. Jeff has also advised landlords and tenants in a variety of real estate transactions, including commercial leases, residential leases and general landlord-tenant disputes. Additionally, he has served as a mediation settlement officer for the Los Angeles Superior Courts.Jeff and his wife, Tammy, have two sons attending college. Their oldest, Matthew, is at the University of Oregon and the youngest, Andrew, at the University of Maryland. Jeff serves as the District Chairman of the Ventura County UCLA Alumni Scholarship Program and has served on the Board of Temple Beth Haverim for many years. He enjoys playing basketball and even volunteers as a youth basketball coach. Jeff also enjoys running, watching movies and spending time with his family.

"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime."