Attorney Frederick James Nameth has had extensive experience of over thirty year in successfully handling personal injury claims. Our office has the skill and ability to file a lawsuit and assist you in every aspect of your case if negotiations fail to settle your case.
We seek to maximize your recovery for pain and suffering, as well as compenation for your medical expenses and loss of income. Finally, we recover damages for your vehicle, assist you in obtaining a rental car while your vehicle is being repaired, and in the case of a total loss, enable you to receive the most value for your vehicle at no cost to you.
About Frederick James Nameth
Fred was born in Davenport, Iowa and came to California in 1947. He attended Jordan High School in Long Beach and Long Beach City College.
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Politcal Science from U.C.L.A. He received his Juris Doctor degree from University of San Diego School of Law.
He was admittedf to practice law in California in 1969. Thereafter, he became a prosecutor with the Los Angeles City Attorney's office where he worked until 1971. He left the City Attorney and went into private practice in Los Angeles where he specialized in criminal defense and, thereafter, in personal injury on behalf of injured parties.
In 1991 Fred moved his law office from Los Angeles to Glendale where he currently practices personal injury and criminal defense.
On a personal note, Fred has been married to his wife, Celeste, for 17 years and has two children, Alison, an attorney, and Stacy-Colleen, a psychotherapist.
Fred has been very active in the community for over 30 years. He has been a volunteer with the Domestic Violence Project of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. He has volunteered each year to speak on Law Day at Glendale High School on behalf of the Glendale Bar Association. He continues to tutor 4th grade students in reading at Toluca Lake Elementary School. In addition, he is a fund raiser on behalf of charitable organizations in the community.
He continues to participate in educational programs sponsored by trial lawyer associations and criminal defense organizations.
His hobbies include skiing, golfing, and tennis, attending theatre and movies, and traveling.
When asked what he find most satisfying about his work, he replied, "Working with a great staff on behalf of clients to effectively resolve legal concerns as a result of a serious accident or because they have been arrested."
- Criminal Law
- Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
- California, 1969
- U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1969
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
- University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California, 1968
- University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 1965
Major: Political Science
- Glendale Bar Association
- Los Angeles County Bar Association
- State Bar of California
- National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
- American Trial Lawyers Association
- Consumer Attorneys of California
- Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
- Los Angeles City Attorney, Deputy City Attorney, 1969 - 1971
- Los Angeles County Bar Association. Domestic Violence Project, 1994
- Bet Tzedek Legal Services, 1995 - Present
- Zeta Beta Tau
- Phi Delta Phi