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We Fight Back Against Insurance Companies and Win

At Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley we lead the nation in protecting policyholders from insurance company abuse. The firm has been protecting the rights of insurance consumers, both individuals and businesses, for over 40 years after having set the legal precedent requiring insurance companies to act in good faith.

Our attorneys also represent people involved in personal injury cases. If you were injured in an accident, or if a loved one suffered a wrongful death due to the negligence or recklessness of others, we can help you recover the financial compensation you deserve.

To schedule a free consultation with our experienced personal injury and insurance bad faith attorneys, please contact the Southern California insurance bad faith lawyers at SBEB today.

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Verdicts, Settlements, Published Appellate Decisions

In addition to helping clients get the justice they need and deserve, Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP has helped influence and shape the law to the benefit of millions of insurance consumers. This section contains some of the firm’s successes and notable results.

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SBEB Files Lawsuit against Transamerica for Premium Increases on Universal Life Insurance Policies

Shernoff - thumbAttorneys from Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP are involved in a class action lawsuit against Transamerica claiming the insurance company committed bad faith and breach of contract by massively increasing premiums on long-time life insurance policyholders, many of whom are elderly.


LA Business Journal Highlights SBEB Client Battling Travelers Insurance Over Business Interruption Claim

bruchey_sam_thumbSamuel Bruchey and Travis Corby represent a number of clients in lawsuits against insurers for business interruption claim denials. One such client is Sharon Li who is battling Travelers insurance after her warehouse burned down.


ABC, NBC, Buzzfeed Report on Man Who Lost Eye in e-Cigarette Explosion

Screen shot 2013-04-01 at 12.54.07 PMGregory L. Bentley represents a man who lost his left eye due to an e-cigarette explosion. Joseph Cavins was vaping while working at his computer and after setting the device down on the desk next to him it exploded and sent shrapnel into his face and throughout the room.



Michael J. Bidart, Danica Crittenden Honored at 2016 CAALA Gala

Bidart headshot - MJB favorite high resIn January, 2016, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles held its annual "CAALA Gala" celebrating the organization and the accomplishments of its members.



$1.885 Million Verdict in E-Cigarette Case Covered by Several Media Outlets

bently_greg_thumbGregory L. Bentley and Clare Lucich obtained a $1.885 million verdict in a first-of-its-kind trial where an e-cigarette product exploded while charging, causing severe physical burns and a lifetime of emotional scars to a Southern California woman.