Attorney Geraldine Ly has been representing injured workers and plaintiffs for nearly 21 years, obtaining numerous six- and seven-figure judgments, settlements and awards for her clients in the areas of personal injury, workers' compensation and matters related to your civil rights. In addition to accident law, Geraldine has defended clients in criminal cases.
Geraldine is an established Orange County attorney and business owner who is knowledgeable and familiar with the local courts. She will represent you at every stage of your case. Combining Geraldine's experience and aggressive representation will translate into better results for your case.
Geraldine graduated from the California Western School of Law and received her undergraduate degree from California State University, Northridge. Since 1994, Geraldine has battled thousands of cases focused on protecting the rights of others and fighting to maximize the financial recovery for her clients injured or killed due to the negligence of others.
Throughout her career, Geraldine has devoted considerable time in Orange County's community matters. You can see her on KOCE's Inside OC and KTLA's Real Orange as a leading panel expert in matters of the law. She is also an active Board Member at Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and Consumer Attorneys of California.
Geraldine was nominated and the first runner-up for the 2015 Orange County Trial Lawyers Association's award for Top Gun Trial Lawyer of the Year for her accomplishments in the Freeway Complex Fire case against the Yorba Linda Water District, and subsequently against the insuring companies for the water district. At the end of the six and one-half years of litigation, Geraldine and other plaintiffs' counsels secured a confidential settlement for their clients of nearly nine figures.
Geraldine volunteers her time in the legal community for the Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County as an attorney advisor in the peer court programs and as an attorney score keeper in the high school mock trial competitions. Peer Court is a juvenile diversion program that offers first time offenders a second chance on non-violent misdemeanors. Mock Trial combines performance-based, law-related education with tournament-style academic competition for high school students.
Geraldine was named one of AVVO's and Orange Coast Magazine's 2015 Top Attorneys in the area of Workers Compensation.
Areas Of Practice
- Workers' Compensation Law
- Personal Injury
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2018 to 2018