John P. Blumberg

John P. Blumberg

John P. Blumberg has been practicing for 40 years, specializing in civil trials and medical and legal malpractice cases. He is AV-rated, Board Certified as a Trial Lawyer by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Board-Certified separately in Medical Malpractice and Legal Malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys, and a Certified Specialist in Legal Malpractice by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization. He was accepted into ABOTA in1991 and has earned the rank of Advocate with over 50 jury trials to verdict. Mr. Blumberg currently serves on the Board of Governors of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and the Board of Governors of the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. He has previously served on the National Board of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Board of Governors of the Consumer Attorneys of California. His firm, Blumberg Law Corporation, is located in Long Beach, California.

John P. Blumberg
Blumberg Law Corporation
444 West Ocean Blvd., Suite 1500
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 437-0403

Articles written by this author:

Avoiding discovery wars

Every hour wasted in discovery wars is an hour that could have been better spent on more productive activities

John P. Blumberg

2011 June


The what, why and how of persuasion

First, tell them why they should care. Then give them decision-making information that is memorable. And be quick about it

John P. Blumberg

2011 July


Damages for loss of earning capacity: What could have been

Would have or could have? “Reasonable” loss of ability to earn in the future is a big factor

John P. Blumberg

2012 May


Expert testimony that persuades

The expert can be persuasive if your direct allows him to simplify the complex and satisfy jurors’ curiosity

John P. Blumberg

2014 March


Keep it simple

This new model for trying a lawsuit acknowledges shorter attention spans and the influence of the Web

John P. Blumberg

2015 February


Legal-malpractice experts: Choosing, using or losing

Your expert will explain the law to the jury, setting the stage for your “case within a case”

John P. Blumberg

2016 October


The psychological science of persuasion

The psychological science of persuasion

People (read: jurors) will adhere to their beliefs despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary

John P. Blumberg

2017 October


The psychological science of jury persuasion

The psychological science of jury persuasion

The “devil’s advocate” technique can overcome barriers to persuasion

John P. Blumberg

2017 November