Howard Craig Kornberg
Howard Craig Kornberg is a solo practitioner dedicated to fighting for and protecting both individuals and consumers against large corporations, insurance companies and their powerful law firms. He is a leading trial attorney in Southern California with more than 30 years of experience. He has achieved a 98+% winning track record in litigated files assisting individuals whose lives have been devastated by catastrophic physical, cognitive and other disabling injuries.
Mr. Kornberg has made it his mission to assist clients, families and their loved ones who have been killed or seriously injured in all types of accidents caused by the negligence of others. Insurance companies are determined to skirt the law, denying claims, and therefore denying justice to those who are truly injured and up against armies of adjusters and lawyers with unlimited budgets. Mr. Kornberg has aggressively litigated thousands of cases against insurance companies and their insured, as well as large corporations, medical providers, drug and equipment manufacturers, and governmental entities who have consciously disregarded the safety of others. Mr. Kornberg has successfully argued complex matters in the appellate and trial courts to protect children, punish manufacturers of dangerous products, improve highway and street conditions, establish safer policies in health care, and hold those accountable for endangering the public due to their greed and neglect.
Mr. Kornberg received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of California Los Angeles. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor degree and was admitted to the California State Bar in 1979. In 1997, Mr. Kornberg received the highest distinction of “AV Pre-Eminent Trial Attorney” for his exemplary legal work. He proudly accepted the honor of an “AV” rating bestowed upon less than 1 percent of U.S. attorneys for exceptional trial skills and adherence to the highest ethical standards from internationally recognized attorney rating organization Martindale Hubbell.
Mr. Kornberg’s areas of expertise are vast and include all types of Vehicular Accidents including car, motorcycles and bikes, Personal Injury, Aviation Accidents, Bad Faith Denial of Insurance Benefits, Bicycle Accidents, Brain Injuries, Burn Injuries, Civil Rights Claims, Class Actions, Constitutional Law, Construction Site Accidents, Discrimination, Dog Bite Injuries, Elder Law, Medical & Legal Malpractice, Nursing Home Negligence, Product Defects, Rail Accidents, Sexual Harassment, Slip and Fall Injuries, Toxic Torts, Whistleblower/ Qui Tam, and Wrongful Death Claims.
Mr. Kornberg was admitted into the U.S. Supreme Court in 1980 and the California State Supreme Court and the U.S. Federal District Court in 1982. He was also a Superior Court Appointed Arbitrator and member of myriad prestigious organizations including Million Dollar Advocate, Pre-Eminent Attorneys, Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association, Consumer Attorneys of California, and California Trial Lawyers Association. He prides himself on his contributions to charitable organizations as a member of Citizens for a Clean Ocean, the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the Board of Directors Continuous Quality Care Committee of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a Founding Member of Trial Lawyers’ Charities non-profit organization, and many additional efforts to feed and clothe the homeless in and around Los Angeles County.