Robert Morgenstern is a founding principal of Maranga|Morgenstern, now known as Morgenstern Law Group. With more than 30
years of experience representing clients in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases in the commercial trucking, products
liability, and other casualty fields, Mr. Morgenstern is recognized as one of the most successful and accomplished trial attorneys in
the industry. After earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1977, Robert Morgenstern relocated with his
family to Southern California. Adapting to his new home, Mr. Morgenstern enrolled in Southwestern Law School, where he obtained
his Juris Doctor in 1980 and met his close friend and future law firm partner, Kenneth Maranga. Shortly after graduating from law
school, Robert Morgenstern joined the firm of Yusim, Stein & Hanger as a law clerk and within a short period of time, he became a
senior partner. He joined his current firm in 1993 when it was Garcia, Emmons, Maranga & Morgenstern. The firm eventually
became Maranga|Morgenstern in 2002. In recognition of his accomplishments, Mr. Morgenstern has been recognized by Loyola
Law Schools Civil Justice Program as a Champion of Justice in 2017 and was named as Outstanding Litigator by Southwestern Law
School that same year. He has continually been named by SuperLawyer Magazine as being in the top 5 percent of attorneys in his
field in since 2009. Mr. Morgenstern has served as President of the California Defense Counsel in 2013; is a Fellow in the American
College of Trial Lawyers; and is a Advocate of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), where he has participated in their
Masters in Trial program. Mr. Morgenstern is immediate Past President of the Los Angeles Chapter of ABOTA. He also served as
President of the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel in 2009, and is former Chairman of the Board of Hathaway
Children’s and Family Services. Married with two children, Robert Morgenstern currently resides in West Hills, Calif. In his spare
time, he enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf.
University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 1977); Southwestern University School of Law (J.D. 1980).
State Bar of California, California; United States District Court, Central, Northern and Southern Districts of California, Ninth Circuit
Court of Appeals.