B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (2005); J.D., Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CA (2009); Taxation LL.M. with High Distinction, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CA (2010).
Mr. Strausberg joined the firm’s Los Angeles office as an associate in 2019. He has experience in civil defense litigation, premises liability, and business litigation matters in state and federal courts. Prior to joining Berman, Berman, Berman, Schneider and Lowary, Mr. Strausberg worked as an attorney in the structured finance and complex commercial litigation practice groups at a large international law firm. He additionally has significant academic achievement and substantial practice experience in the areas of commercial insolvency, corporate law, and secured transactions in real and personal property. During law school he served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Judge Barry Russell at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California as well as to the Honorable Justice Fred Woods in the California Court of Appeal, Second District.
BAR ADMITTANCE AND LICENSURE
State Bar of California (2009), United States District Court, Central District of California (2009).
Membership. State Bar of California.
• The Unintended Tax Effects of California’s Newly Created Amended Anti-Deficiency Statutes, Sep 2013, California Tax Lawyer
• Unintended consequences in amended anti-deficiency statutes, Aug 21, 2013, Daily Journal
• Symposia: Paparazzi Law in a Flash: Examining California’s Past, Present and Future, Feb 25, 2011, Loyola Law School’s Entertainment Law Review and Entertainment and Sports Law Society
• Symposia: Make It Available at Your Own Risk: A Look into Copyright Infringement by Digital Distribution, Apr 8, 2009, Loyola Law School Entertainment Law Review, see 30 Loy. L.A. Ent. L. Rev. 1.
Mr. Strausberg received his B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles. He thereafter received his J.D. and LL.M. with High Distinction in Taxation from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where he also served as the President of the Entertainment and Sports Law Society which held widely attended, monthly speaking events and hosted legal symposia featuring prominent attorneys from the entertainment and sports industries.
While not practicing law, Mr. Strausberg enjoys playing chess and competing in amateur triathlons in which he has achieved several podium finishes including: Herbalife Los Angeles Triathlon – 1st in 35-39 Age Group/4th Overall (2019), Nautica Malibu Classic Distance Triathlon – 5th in 35-39 Age Group (2019), Hermosa Beach Triathlon – 4th in 35-39 Age Group (2019), CalCPA 5k Beach Run – 3rd Overall (2019).