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Appellate Litigation Firm

Los Angeles, often dubbed the “City of Angels,” stands as a vibrant metropolis on the western edge of the United States.

Renowned for its diverse cultural tapestry and iconic landmarks, LA has earned its status as a global symbol of entertainment and glamour. Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the sprawling mountains, the city boasts a Mediterranean climate that contributes to its outdoor-centric lifestyle.

As the epicenter of the American film and television industry, Hollywood serves as a focal point, drawing dreamers and creators from around the world. The Hollywood Sign, perched atop the Santa Monica Mountains, is an emblematic beacon overlooking the city.

Beyond the glitz of Tinseltown, Los Angeles encompasses a mosaic of neighborhoods, each with its own distinct character, from the trendy streets of Silver Lake to the upscale allure of Beverly Hills.

Cultural diversity permeates every corner, reflected in the myriad cuisines, art scenes, and festivals that define the city’s identity. The Getty Center, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), and the Griffith Observatory add to the cultural richness, offering glimpses into art, science, and history.

In this sprawling urban landscape, palm-lined boulevards intersect with surf-worthy beaches, creating a visual juxtaposition that epitomizes the multifaceted allure of Los Angeles.

From the bustling energy of Downtown to the laid-back ambiance of Venice Beach, LA encapsulates a dynamic spirit that continues to captivate both residents and visitors alike.

Los Angeles skyline with palm trees in the foreground

Gusdorff Law is a trusted Los Angeles appellate litigation law firm focused on representing plaintiffs in personal injury appeals and on employment law. Our mission is to help clients defend hard-fought judgements and challenge unfair rulings. No two cases are the same, so our approach is tailored to fit each client’s unique needs.

Janet Gusdorff, the founder of Gusdorff Law, is a certified appellate law specialist (California Board of Legal Specialization). She has exclusively handled writs and appeals since 2006. Additionally, Gusdorff Law offers consulting services to trial attorneys on law & motion matters.

If you lost a civil lawsuit and want to appeal, or if you need to fight the defense’s appeal, we are here to help. Contact us today for a free, no-obligation consultation.

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Appellate Litigation

Gusdorff Appellate Law Firm offers a dedicated team of appellate attorneys with expertise in handling appellate litigation matters. Our services in this area include:

  • Appeals in State and Federal Courts: We represent clients in appellate proceedings at both the state and federal levels, pursuing post-trial remedies and advocating for favorable outcomes.
  • Appellate Briefs and Oral Arguments: Our attorneys are skilled in crafting persuasive appellate briefs and delivering compelling oral arguments to appellate courts.
  • Appellate Consultation: We provide strategic consultation services to trial attorneys and clients seeking guidance on potential appeals.

Personal Injury

Our firm is dedicated to helping individuals who have suffered injuries due to the negligence of others. Our personal injury practice covers a wide range of cases, including:

  • Car Accidents: We represent individuals injured in auto accidents, including those involving negligence, reckless driving, and insurance claims.
  • Slip and Fall: Pursuing claims for injuries sustained due to hazardous conditions on another’s property.
  • Medical Malpractice: Advocating for victims of medical negligence, including surgical errors, misdiagnosis, and medication mistakes.
  • Product Liability: Holding manufacturers and distributors accountable for defective products causing harm to consumers.
  • Wrongful Death: Providing legal support and seeking compensation for families who have lost loved ones due to negligence.

Premises Liability

We assist individuals in premises liability cases where injuries occur due to unsafe conditions on another’s property. Our services include:

  • Negligence Claims: Pursuing claims against property owners or managers for injuries resulting from inadequate maintenance, poor security, or hazardous conditions.
  • Slip and Fall Accidents: Handling cases involving injuries on premises due to slippery surfaces, uneven walkways, or insufficient warnings.
  • Inadequate Security: Advocating for victims of crimes that occurred due to inadequate security measures on commercial or residential properties.

Product Liability

Our firm takes on product liability cases to ensure that consumers receive compensation for injuries caused by defective products. Our services in this area include:

  • Defective Product Claims: Holding manufacturers and distributors responsible for producing and selling products with design flaws, manufacturing defects, or inadequate warnings.
  • Strict Liability: Pursuing claims under the theory of strict product liability, where consumers are not required to prove negligence but must show that the product was defective and caused their injuries.

Real Estate Law

Our real estate law practice encompasses various aspects of property and real estate transactions. Our services include:

  • Real Estate Transactions: Assisting clients in buying, selling, and leasing residential and commercial properties, ensuring all legal aspects are addressed.
  • Property Disputes: Resolving disputes related to property boundaries, ownership, and rights, including litigation when necessary.
  • Landlord-Tenant Issues: Advising landlords and tenants on lease agreements, eviction proceedings, and resolving disputes.



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