Experienced San Bernardino Litigators Representing Inland Empire Residents and Businesses
The law firm of Granowitz, White & Weber has been serving the legal needs of individuals and businesses throughout the Inland Empire since 1983. Our attorneys are recognized as excellent litigators from local to national levels, consistently providing clients with representation that is highly competent, honest, appropriately aggressive, and ethically responsible. Our firm's attorneys focus in the following practice areas: family law, including divorce, property division, child custody, child support, visitation, and domestic partnerships; labor and employment law, including public and private sector employment disputes, wrongful termination, employment discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage claims, unemployment insurance claims disputes, and administrative hearings and appeals; real estate and construction disputes, including title disputes, construction defects, boundary and easement disputes, commercial lease disputes, and mechanic's liens; and, business and contract disputes, including partnership disputes, breach of contract, and collections. Our Firm is Known for its Professionalism, Competency and Integrity Granowitz, White & Weber strives to offer quality legal representation and services to our clients and our efforts have been noted and honored: -We provide highly competent, aggressive, and responsible legal counsel. -We emphasize professional, efficient representation and a no-nonsense style. -Our attorneys have earned local and statewide recognition for excellence. -Our firm has been awarded the highest peer attorney rating, AV Preeminent, by Martindale-Hubbell, the rating system relied on by the public and legal community. Members of our firm have also been recognized each year since 2006 by Inland Empire magazine in its "Inland Empire's Best Lawyers" issues, as well as California Lawyer and in the 2010, 2011, and 2012 editions of Southern California Super Lawyers. Each year beginning in January, 2010, Granowitz, White & Weber has been honored as one of the top law firms in the Inland Empire as published in the Business Press. For clients facing a family law matter, founding member Richard A. Granowitz is certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Seek Legal Advice and Counsel from Hardworking, Knowledgeable Attorneys If you or your business needs assistance with a legal question or conflict, please contact our offices in San Bernardino to schedule a consultation with an experienced attorney. We will listen to your concerns, determining how we can best help you obtain a favorable resolution to your legal matter. Over the years, Granowitz, White & Weber has built numerous long-term relationships with satisfied clients, and we are proud to receive numerous referrals from ongoing and former clients as well as attorneys and others in the legal community.
650 East Hospitality Lane, Ste. 570
San Bernardino CA 92408
San Bernardino Civil Litigation Attorneys Handling Business and Contract Disputes
For nearly three decades, the law firm of Granowitz, White & Weber in San Bernardino has provided comprehensive legal advice and representation to business owners, managers, companies, and corporations throughout the Inland Empire. Each of our three attorneys practices civil litigation and business law, and we are highly respected in the Southern California legal and business communities. Over the years, we have built long-term relationships with many of our business clients, as we are able to assist with many of the legal issues businesses face over the course of their growth and development, including labor and employment law matters and real estate and construction disputes. We are also able to help clients facing divorce and related family law issues, possessing a unique appreciation for the concerns of people with business and real property assets. Expertise in Commercial Litigation and the Resolution of Business Conflicts At Granowitz, White & Weber, we represent all types of San Bernardino and Riverside County businesses, ranging from single-owner operations to corporations with numerous officers and shareholders. Just as businesses come in all shapes and sizes, so do business disputes, from the simple to the complex. Our experience includes: -Partnership disputes -Shareholder disputes -Breach of contract -Contract interference -Contract enforceability -Specific performance -Collections -Lender liability -False, deceptive, and unfair trade practices -Contractor and subcontractor disputes Contracts form the basis of nearly all business relationships, and thus, many business disputes involve the interpretation of contractual language and/or the parties' ability (or desire) to abide by contractual agreements. The attorneys at Granowitz, White & Weber have handled countless contract disputes over the years, and understand how conflicts can impede business operations, slow down projects, and destroy professional, and even personal, relationships. As our client, you can be confident that we will help you resolve your dispute in an efficient and responsible manner. Our no-nonsense approach, coupled with our excellent reputation for honest, ethical representation, ensures that you have the best chance possible of favorably putting your legal concerns behind you and getting back to business. Talk to an Experienced Inland Empire Business Attorney about Your Legal Concern If you or your business is involved in a dispute regarding a contract or commercial transaction, please contact Granowitz, White & Weber and schedule an appointment to discuss your concern and viable legal options to address the issue. Clients appreciate our straightforward advice and no-nonsense style, which often enables them to resolve disputes in an effective and efficient manner.
Originally from Portland, Oregon, Bradley R. White attended the University of Southern California, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology magna cum laude in 1975, honored as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He also earned his law degree from USC, graduating in 1978. He is licensed to practice in all California state courts, as well as the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Mr. White practices private and public sector employment and labor law, including litigation, hearings, and appeals involving wrongful termination, harassment, retaliation, discrimination, wage claims, and wage and hour law. He also represents clients involved in real estate and construction disputes, such as fraud and title disputes, boundary and easement disputes, and commercial lease disputes, as well as business and contract disputes.
Mr. White is a member of the Employment and Labor Law Section of the State Bar of California. He is also a member and officer of the San Bernardino County Bar Association, serving on the Board of Directors since 2007.
A highly active member of the San Bernardino community, Mr. White served as the Chairman of the Board for the San Bernardino Area Chamber of Commerce in 2006-2007, and presently remains on the Board as a Director. He has served as President of each of the following non-profit organizations: San Bernardino Rotary Club, Volunteer Center of the Inland Empire, San Bernardino Metropolitan YMCA, and Wildwood Little League. He is also a former member of both the Board of Directors of the San Bernardino Easter Seals Society and the National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve . He is also currently a member of the Elks Club of San Bernardino, and a Son of the American Legion.
-University of Southern California School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1978
-University of Southern California, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1975
-United States District Court, Central District of California, 1983
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
-State Bar of California, Member of the Employment and Labor Law Section
-San Bernardino County Bar Association, Member of the Board of Directors
-Noted by Inland Empire magazine in "Inland Empire's Best Lawyers" issue, October, 2006 and September, 2007
-Sanchez v. County of San Bernardino, 176 Cal. App. 4th 516 (2009)
-Norton v. San Bernardino Unified School District, 158 Cal. App. 4th 749 (2008)
-Parada v. City of Colton, 24 Cal. App. 4th 356 (1994)
University of Southern California School of Law
Los Angeles native Richard A. Granowitz received his Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude from UCLA in 1974. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1977, and was admitted to the California Bar the same year. During law school, he served as a judicial extern for the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division One. Mr. Granowitz is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Granowitz specializes in family law, including divorce, child custody, property division, child support, and related issues. Since 1983, he has been distinguished as a Certified Specialist in the field of family law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Based on his expertise, he has testified as an expert witness in family law cases. In addition to family law, Mr. Granowitz also practices real estate and business litigation in San Bernardino, Rancho Cucamonga, Riverside, and Victorville courts. He occasionally accepts cases in other jurisdictions as well.
In May, 2001, Mr. Granowitz was featured as one of 12 selected California litigators in California Lawyer magazine's "Gators" issue. He has also been noted by Inland Empire magazine in "The Inland Empire's Best Lawyers" issues each year since 2006, and by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in California each year beginning in January, 2010. Mr. Granowitz's selection in Super Lawyers, an honor received by no more than 5 percent of lawyers in the state, was also published in Los Angeles magazine, as well as a supplement to The New York Times (Los Angeles and Orange County distribution).
Mr. Granowitz is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, which reflects the highest possible peer attorney rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. This distinction represents "the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through strenuous Peer Review Rating process that is managed and monitored by the world's most trusted legal resource."
-University of San Diego School of Law, Juris Doctor cum laude, 1977
-University of California at Los Angeles, Bachelor of Arts cum laude, 1974
-United States District Court, Central District of California, 1979
-United States Supreme Court, 1999
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
-State Bar of California
-San Bernardino County Bar Association, Fee Arbitrator
-Association of Certified Family Law Specialists
Certifications and Honors
-Certified Specialist, Family Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 1983 to present, including Divorce, Property Division, Child Custody, Visitation Rights, Spousal Support, and Child Support
-Featured as one of 12 selected California litigators, California Lawyer magazine, "Gators" issue, May, 2001
-Noted by Inland Empire magazine in "The Inland Empire's Best Lawyers" issues each year since 2006, including Family Law, Child Support, Domestic Partnerships, Breach of Contract, Business Law, Business Litigation, Contract Law, Real Estate Litigation, Construction Law, and Civil Litigation
-Selected by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in California each year beginning February, 2010
Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the national directory of attorneys
University of San Diego School of Law
Steven R. Weber was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Management from the University of Maryland in 1985, and then earned his Master of Science in Systems Management from the University of Southern California in 1986. In 1990, Mr. Weber graduated with his Juris Doctor cum laude from Western State University College of Law, where he also served as the executive editor of the Law Review. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1991, and was admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California in 1995.
Prior to becoming an attorney and joining the firm in 1991, Mr. Weber served nine years in the United States Air Force as a Russian and Vietnamese linguist. His overseas assignments included service in Okinawa and the Philippines.
At Granowitz, White & Weber, Mr. Weber maintains a comprehensive civil litigation practice, handling real estate, business, and employment matters, such as title disputes, easements, boundary disputes, mechanics' liens, breach of contract, partnership disputes, wrongful termination, discrimination, collections, construction defects and liens, quite title, real estate fraud, unfair competition, and trade secret misappropriation.
Mr. Weber is a member of the San Bernardino County Bar Association and the State Bar of California. He has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Inland Counties Legal Services, and has also volunteered his services at the California State University Legal Clinic. He has previously served as a volunteer Director for the Child Advocates of San Bernardino, donated his services at the Legal Aid Clinic of San Bernardino County. Mr. Weber is an active member of the Kiwanis Club of San Bernardino, where he has served as President and is currently a member of the Board of Directors.
-Western State University College of Law, Juris Doctor cum laude, 1990
-University of Southern California, Master of Science in Systems Management, 1986
-University of Maryland, Bachelor of Science in Business and Management, 1985
-United States District Court, Central District of California, 1995
Professional Affiliations and Memberships
-State Bar of California
-San Bernardino County Bar Association
-California State University Legal Clinic, Volunteer Attorney
-Inland Counties Legal Services, Director
-Child Advocates of San Bernardino, Former Director
Western State University College of Law
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