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Kenny S. Ramirez, Esq.

Kenny S. Ramirez is the managing attorney at the San Bernardino office of the nationally renowned law firm, Girardi | Keese.  His areas of practice include personal injury, wrongful death, catastrophic injury, sexual assault of minors, premises liability, government entity liability, employment, products liability, and medical malpractice litigation, all on behalf of plaintiffs.

Kenny was raised in the Inland Empire.  Upon graduating Etiwanda High School,Kenny attended the University of California, Los Angeles.  There, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in Philosophy.  While at UCLA, Kenny was selected to be a member of the UCLA Law Fellows Program and was inducted into the National Political Science Honor Society.  Kenny graduated from UCLA in only three years.

Kenny received his Juris Doctorate, with a concentration in Civil Litigation Advocacy, from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles.  While at Loyola Law School, Kenny was selected to be a member of the nationally ranked Byrne Trial Advocacy Team for two consecutive years.  During that time, he and his three team members won the regional American Association for Justice (AAJ) National Student Trial Advocacy Competition and went on to be national semi-finalists.  Kenny was awarded the CourtCall Leadership Award for his leadership and advocacy as a member of the Byrne Trial Advocacy Team.  While at Loyola Law School, Kenny also participated in the Bet Tzedek Employment Rights Project through which he provided free legal aid and representation in administrative hearings to low income clients, successfully obtaining minimum wages and overtime pay owed to his clients.

Kenny began working at Girardi | Keese as an extern and clerk in his third year of law school.  He has been at Girardi | Keese ever since.  In less than five years, Kenny has made an extraordinaryrise from an associate attorney at the firm to the appointment as the managing attorney of the San Bernardino office in June 2019; this marked a homecoming for Kenny, having been raised in the Inland Empire.  As the managing attorney at the San Bernardino office as well as throughout his career, Kenny manages a large active caseload and has obtained numerous settlements in the five, six, and seven figures.  Kenny has also tried cases as lead counsel in state and federal court in California.

Kenny is passionately dedicated to representing the interests of individuals and/or businesses that have suffered a loss at the hands of another.  No matter the case, Kenny’s determination and resolve have helped him obtain justice for his clients.  In 2019, Kenny was recognized as one of the “Top 40 Under 40” by the prestigious National Trial Lawyers organization.

When Kenny is not fighting for his clients, he spends his time with his parents and three younger siblings.  As a family, they enjoy going to the theater, trying new restaurants, and watching sports games together.  Kenny is also the director of the worship ministry and youth ministry for his local church.  Kenny is an avid reader and also enjoys playing baseball and basketball.

Kenny is fluent in Spanish (speaking, writing, reading).

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Sexual Assault of Minors
  • Premises Liability
  • Government Entity Liability
  • Employment
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2015
  • S. District Court Central District of California, 2015

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • D.
  • University of California(UCLA), Los Angeles, California
    • A.
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA), Member
  • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC), Member
  • Consumer Attorneys of California Inland Empire (CAOCIE), Member
  • American Association of Justice (AAJ), Member
  • Mexican American Bar Association (MABA), Member

Board Membership

  • Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinic (LIJC), Board Member
  • California Association of Youth Courts (CAYC), Board Member

Honors and Awards

  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, 2019
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 10 National Latino Trial Lawyers, 2019
  • Lawyers of Distinction, 2019

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish