Dennis Luckman is an AV rated attorney. He joined Lee, Hernandez, Landrum & Garofalo as a partner in 2015. Mr. Luckman was a partner with another firm for 12 years. He was named a "Southern California Rising Star" by Super Lawyers numerous times. His practice is devoted to construction defect disputes, general business litigation, premises and products liability. Mr. Luckman’s clients include developers, general contractors, and business owners in a variety of diverse industries. Over his career, Mr. Luckman has successfully handled hundreds of cases with amounts in dispute totaling well into the hundreds of millions of dollars.
In the precedential case of ABF Capital Corp. v. Grove Properties Company (2005), 126 Cal.App. 4th 204 on appeal Mr. Luckman successfully argued on behalf of his client that business entities are within the class of persons protected by Civil Code section 1717(a) (reciprocal application of a unilateral attorneys’ fees provision in a contract).
Dennis Luckman is a Southern California native. He graduated magna cum laude from San Diego State University in 1994 and the University of San Diego School of Law in 1997. Mr. Luckman is a member of the State Bar of California and the United States District Court for the Central and Southern Districts of California.