Firm Overview

Carlos Cerda

Trial Attorney

Carlos Cerda provides clients with experienced, professional legal services in a comfortable and friendly law office.

Mr. Cerda will guide you through major legal decisions involving your case. Mr. Cerda has litigated cases to trial and settled many more when it is in the best interests of his clients. Mr. Cerda has over a decade of legal experience—in large law firms, in corporate legal and Human Resources departments, and in establishing his own law firm. These different experiences have allowed Mr. Cerda to learn legal strategies and first-hand knowledge of how plaintiffs and defendant attorneys view different aspects of legal claims. Additionally, Mr. Cerda clerked and was employed at several of the nation’s most prestigious AMLaw 100 law firms in California and Washington. In those positions, Mr. Cerda represented several international clients in multi-billion-dollar merger and acquisition transactions. Mr. Cerda gained invaluable negotiation and tactical skills that are necessary to defend his clients’ legal rights.

Mr. Cerda has lived and served the citizens of North California and the Bay Area for most of his life. Mr. Cerda joined the Marine Corps after high school and successfully completed a four-year enlistment in an infantry platoon and was awarded an Honorable Discharge.

Mr. Cerda graduated with a Degree in Economics from U.C. Berkeley. Mr. Cerda went on to earn his law degree from U.C. Berkeley’s School of Law (Boalt Hall), which is consistently ranked as one of the Top 10 law schools in the United States.

Mr. Cerda established The Cerda Law Offices to better serve the needs of individuals and businesses facing tough legal decisions in their life. As a former U.S. Marine, Mr. Cerda has the mental toughness required to fight for your legal rights. Mr. Cerda believes that you will better served by approaching the attorney-client relationship from a team-centric viewpoint with the client being involved in all facets of the legal process.