Greg E. Meisenhelder is a tenacious trial lawyer and trusted advisor. For more than thirteen years, Greg has successfully tried cases in both State and Federal Court throughout California and in Arizona. Over the course of his distinguished career, Greg has secured dozens of multi-million-dollar recoveries for his clients, including a recent jury verdict in a hotly contested construction related dispute that resulted in a $4.3 million-dollar judgment in favor of Greg's client. Lexington Insurance Company v. Silverbell 290 Limited Partnership, et. al.; Arizona District Court Case No. 2:12-CV-02119-JAT. As the prevailing party in that case, Greg obtained an award of an additional $1 million dollars in attorneys' fee and litigation costs for his client.
Drawing on his substantial knowledge and expertise, Greg's clients rely on him to solve the tough problems, from complex multi-family residential, commercial, and high-end single-family home construction defects cases to insurance coverage matters, products liability, investor fraud, property damage, and business and contract disputes. Whether representing developers, owners, investors, or individuals, Greg brings his years of battle-tested trial experience to bear at every stage of litigation, always focusing on efficiently and effectively meeting his clients' litigation objectives. His reputation as a tough negotiator and zealous client advocate is respected by peers, adversaries, and industry experts alike.
Prior to joining Berding & Weil, Greg was the managing shareholder of Elliott & Elliott, PC in San Jose, California. Greg is licensed to practice law in both California and Arizona, and has also represented clients in litigation matters in Washington and Wyoming. He is AV Preeminent rated by the Martindale-Hubbell national legal registry for integrity and competence.
Greg received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego in 2004. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Santa Cruz with a minor in legal studies.