Christopher Paul Brandlin graduated from California State University at Long Beach in 2007 where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Trinity Law School in 2010. He has been licensed to practice law in California since 2011 and holds an AV Preeminent Rating with Martindale Hubbell.
Mr. Brandlin was admitted to the California bar in 2011 and is licensed to practice before all courts in the State of California as well as the United States District Court, Central District of California. He is also a licensed Real Estate Broker. After he was admitted to the California Bar, Mr. Brandlin began his legal career as an associate for Wesierski and Zurek LLP, an insurance defense law firm located in Downtown Los Angeles. As an associate for Wesierski and Zurek LLP, Mr. Brandlin’s practice areas included Premises Liability, Product Liability, Business Litigation, Employment Law, and General Civil Litigation. While working for Wesierski and Zurek LLP, Mr. Brandlin wrote articles for the firm’s newsletter, including several articles on Expert Testimonies. Mr. Brandlin also published a law article titled, “Obese Employees are Less Likely to Prevail Against an Employer in California State Court,” with HC Global Legal Resources.
Mr. Brandlin and his father, Bruce Brandlin, decided to join his uncle, Brian Brandlin, and his uncle’s partner, Walter Burkley, Jr., at Burkley and Brandlin LLP in late 2012. Mr. Brandlin’s current practice areas include Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Employment Law, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Business Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Trust and Estates Litigation and Civil Litigation. In addition, Mr. Brandlin also handles post-judgment enforcement in the civil court, including collections pertaining to personal property, business property, and real property.