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  • Wm. Todd Berry

    Senior Partner & Founder | Bakersfield Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

    Wm. Todd Berry has been licensed to practice law in California since 1994. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University and received his Juris Doctorate from California Pacific School of Law.

    Background & Professional Career

    He began his legal career with the Law Office of Gary M. Fachin in Bakersfield representing plaintiffs and defendants in general civil litigation matters, including products liability. He later worked for Rodriguez & Associates, one of the premier personal injury firms in the Southern San Joaquin Valley of California.

    Todd worked for Yohman, Parker, Kern, Nard & Wenzel, a Fresno based workers’ compensation defense firm starting in 2004. It was through Daniel Yohman, a highly respected defense attorney, that he learned the basics of workers’ compensation law.

    Todd has represented injured workers before the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board since 2007 when he opened the Law Office of Wm. Todd Berry. He formed a partnership with Jaime Smith and Timothy Bartell in 2016 to create Berry, Smith & Bartell.

    In his free time Todd likes to learn about computers and spend time with his family and dogs.

    • For the advice and representation you need in your workers’ compensation claim, contact Berry, Smith & Bartell, a Professional Law Corporation. We take cases on a contingency fee basis, which means that you do not owe us unless we recover for you.
  • Education

    • California Pacific School of Law, Bakersfield, California
      • J.D. - 1994
    • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
      • B.S. - 1982
      • Major: Electrical Engineering
    • Bar Admissions

    • California, 1994
    • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1996
    • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2002
    • Professional Associations And Memberships

    • Kern County Bar Association
    • Los Angeles County Bar Association
    • California Applicants' Attorneys Association
    • Fresno County Bar Association
    • Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, The Top Trial Lawyers in America®
  • Bakersfield Office

    1800 30th Street, Suite 330
    Bakersfield, CA 93301

Compassionate Client Service, Qualified Legal Counsel

We have over 130 years of combined experience and a successful track record of assisting injured workers and their families with all types of workers' compensation claims. You deserve all of the workers' compensation benefits you have a right to under the law. Our attorneys will provide you with the best possible representation and help you receive the benefits you deserve.