Amy Solomon

Girardi & Keese
1126 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
213-977-0211
www.girardikeese.com


Amy Fisch Solomon specializes in the areas of professional liability, toxic torts, products liability and insurance bad faith. She is the Past President of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), one of the largest plaintiff lawyers' organizations in the nation. As a trial lawyer, she has successfully tried over two dozen jury and bench trials in State and Federal courts, and obtained numerous seven and eight figure verdicts and settlements on behalf of her clients. In addition to her busy practice, she is also a mediator, arbitrator and an early neutral evaluator for the Los Angeles Superior Court's Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel and pro-bono counsel for Loyola Law School's Cancer Legal Resource Center.

Verdicts and Settlements

Settlement, Confidential Sum – personal injury, Zucker vs. Disney, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC 242729
Settlement, $35 Million – personal injury, Case Confidential
Verdict, $6.5 Million – insurance bad faith, Tiffany v. State Farm Insurance and Oregon Mutual, LASC Case No. C662 615
Verdict, $3.7 Million –auto accident, Fleishman v. Roadex, Inc., LASC Case No. EAC 065383
Settlement, $2.6 Million – medical malpractice, Case Confidential
Settlement, $1.7 Million – medical malpractice, Case Confidential

Areas of Practice

Professional Liability
Toxic Torts
Product Liability
Insurance Bad Faith

Bar Admissions

California, 1989

Education

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
J.D. - 1987
Honors: Civil Justice Program Steering Committee
Honors: Journalist Law School Panelist
California State University, Northridge, California
B.A. (Cum Laude) - 1984
Major: Speech Communication

Published Works

"Structural Changes", Trial Magazine, June, 2011

Honors and Awards

Los Angeles Daily Journal, "Top 100 Lawyers in California"
Daily Journal, "Top Women Litigators", 2002 - 2005
Daily Journal, "Top Women Litigators", 2007 - 2010
Los Angeles Magazine, "Southern California Super Lawyers", 2004 - 2011
Los Angeles Magazine, "Southern California Super Lawyers Top 50 Women", 2007 - 2011
Lawdragon Magazine, "500 Leading Litigators in America", 2007 - 2010
Lawdragon Magazine, "The Lawdragon 3000 Leading Lawyers in America", 2006
"AV" Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell (martindale.com's Highest Rating)
Recipient, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles' "Ted Horn Memorial Award" in Recognition of Service to the Bar, 2009
Loyola Law School – Distinguished Alumni Award, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Past President, 2008
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Executive Committee Officer, 2003 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Board of Governors, 1997 - 2002
American Board of Trial Advocates, Member, Los Angeles Chapter Executive Committee, 2007
American Board of Trial Advocates, Associate Member, 2003 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of California, Board of Governors, 1998 - Present
Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow, 2008 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Bench/Bar Liaison Committee, 2003 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Complex Courts Committee, 2005 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Litigation Section, Executive Committee, 2005 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Blue Ribbon Commission on Superior Court Improvement II
Public Justice Foundation
American Association for Justice