Daniel W. Dunbar
Mr. Dunbar received his undergraduate degree at California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo in 1978 and his law degree from Loyola Law School in June of 1981. He was admitted to practice law in California in November 1981, after passing the Bar exam.
Mr. Dunbar began his legal career with the Law Offices of Melvin Belli, Sr. in 1981. Mr. Belli was a pioneer in the field of plaintiffs' personal injury and has been designated "The King of Torts".
Following Mr. Dunbar's tenure with the Belli Firm, he became partners with David S. Sabih, a prominent trial lawyer throughout the State of California. Following Mr. Sabih's retirement in 1991, Mr. Dunbar moved his practice from Beverly Hills, California and opened his office in Torrance, California.
Mr. Dunbar is an "AV" rated lawyer, which is the highest rating established by Martindale-Hubbell's Law Directory. This rating is only given to attorneys and law firms with very high to preeminent legal ability and very high ethical standards as established by confidential opinions from members of the Bar.
Los Angeles Magazine - In 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 Los Angeles Magazine named Mr. Dunbar to its roster of "Super Lawyers" in Southern California.
As a lawyer representing individuals who have suffered various tragedies, Mr. Dunbar is cognizant of the need for aggressive prosecution of the client's case, personal attention to each client and open lines of communication. Mr. Dunbar has a highly qualified, experienced and competent staff, who know each client's case individually and assist in providing the highest representation possible.
Areas of Practice
- Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
- Products Liability
- Complex Civil Litigation
- Legal Malpractice
- Professional Negligence
- Motor Vehicle Accidents
- Auto Accidents
- Auto Accident Injury
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Off road Vehicle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Medical Malpractice
- Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
- California, 1981
- U.S. District Court Central District of California
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
- U.S. District Court Southern District of California
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
- J.D. - June, 1981
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obespo, California
- B.S. - June, 1978
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Los Angeles County and American Bar Associations, Member
- Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, Member
- Consumer Attorneys of California (President's Club 1997, 1999, 2003), Member
- American Association for Justice, Member