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Bill Cumming

Bill CummingBill is the founding attorney of Cumming & Associates. Prior to founding the firm in 2008, Bill was a partner at Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith, one of California’s largest law firms with offices throughout the United States. While there, Bill focused his practice on complex litigation matters in a variety of areas and on corporate transactional matters.

Bill earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. Before law school, Bill attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he double majored in economics and political science.

Between UCLA and Loyola Law School, Bill took a year off and moved to Japan to teach English with an organization called Overseas Missionary Fellowship. While there, he gained a real appreciation for sushi, cherry blossoms, and public transportation.

Within the legal community, Bill has built a solid reputation as a skilled trial attorney with a winning track record. He has tried several cases in the multimillion-dollar bracket and has resolved countless cases through the mediation process. Bill also has a solid reputation as a knowledgeable and savvy transactional corporate attorney, and a seasoned bankruptcy specialist.

Super Lawyers Magazine has recognized Bill as a Rising Star on multiple occasions, and OC Metro magazine named him one of Orange County’s top attorneys in 2011.

Bill is a member of the California bar and the Orange County Bar Association and has published articles on a variety of legal topics. He practices throughout California.

When Bill is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their three children. He also enjoys mountain bike riding, surfing (only long boards), golfing, flying airplanes and, when no one is home, he often pulls out his acoustic guitar and tries to play.