• Federal and State Court Trials
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Bankruptcy & Restructuring
  • Complex Commercial, Civil & Insolvency Litigation
  • Sports Law & Athlete Representation
  • Writs & Appeals
  • About The Firm

    Bienert, Miller & Katzman, PLC consists of trial lawyers with a proven record of obtaining outstanding results for our clients. We have litigated more than 100 complex trials and dozens of appeals and have been recognized as among the best in our practice areas by U.S. News and World Report, Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers. Our lawyers include nationally recognized former prosecutors, public defenders, federal judicial clerks, big firm litigators, and the former United States Trustee for all of Southern California.  As a small firm, we provide efficient, personalized attention at competitive rates.

    Whether your case involves a complex civil, criminal or bankruptcy matter, we can litigate the case from inception through trial and appeal. Our firm is a leader in complex federal white-collar criminal litigation. In addition to vigorously defending our clients during the investigation and trial, we are experienced in identifying alternatives to prison should a sentence be imposed. Our extensive trial experience in civil and commercial cases gives our clients the ab...

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    San Bernardino Bankruptcy Information for Retirees

    Information Re: Official Committee of Retired Employees of the City of San Bernardino

    In re City of San Bernardino
    United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, Riverside Division Case...

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    Speaking Engagments

    June 28, 2014 - Christi McGowan
    Speaker, 26th Annual CAPA Educational Conference, The Sheraton Hotel & Marina, San Diego CA. Read More.

    June 26, 2014 - Kenneth M. Miller, Moderator & James D. Riddet, Panelist
    What is So Diff...

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    Recent Developments

    Bienert, Miller & Katzman, PLC is pleased to announce that James D. Riddet has joined the firm, Of Counsel.

    Thomas H. Bienert, Jr. was installed as the 2014 President of the Orange County Bar Association during the January 16, 2014 Judge's Night and Annual Meeting at the Irvine Marrott. Read more: Southern Grace, Orange County Lawyer, January 2014, Vol. 56 o. 1, p. 10.

    Steven J. Katzman  was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2014 in the field of Litigation-Bankruptcy (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

    Bienert, Miller & Katzman, PLC is pleased to announce that Michael R. Williams has joined the firm as a partner.

    Kenneth M. Miller selec
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