Gerbasi Law Firm 

Attorney Profile

Elizabeth is the owner and managing attorney at Gerbasi Law Firm.  She is a California native who practices all over San Diego County.  She earned her law degree from California Western School of Law in San Diego, where she currently serves as a Director on the Alumni Association Board.  Prior to earning her law degree and becoming an attorney, Elizabeth obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona, and her Associates Degree as a Paralegal from Phoenix College in Phoenix, Arizona. 

Elizabeth is an active member of the State Bar of California.  She is licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, as well as in all California State Courts. 

Elizabeth is a member of the American Bar Association, the San Diego County Bar Association, Probate Attorneys of San Diego, Lawyer's Club of San Diego and San Diego Thriving Solos.  She is an active member in the Family Law and Trusts and Estate Sections in most Associations and strives to keep current in her legal education.

Volunteering is a major component of Elizabeth's career.  She currently volunteers with the Legal Aid Society of San Diego at the Conservatorship clinic, Power of Attorney clinic and at Juvenile Hall Girl's Rehabilitation Facility.  In 2014, Elizabeth was asked to participate in the Wills Advisory Committee for the Legal Aid Society in preparation for future clinics.  She has also volunteered at the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer's Program, San Diego Rescue Mission, Conflict Resolution Skills Training for the Children at Risk Committee and the Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence.  Elizabeth has participated as a judge for the American Mock Trial competition and also helps low income clients in conjunction with the San Diego County Bar Association.

In law school, Elizabeth was the Vice President of the Child, Family and Elder Law Society and became a member of the Pro Bono Honors Society for volunteering over fifty hours of time providing legal services.  

Elizabeth was nominated as an Outstanding Young Attorney in 2013 and 2014 by the San Diego Daily Transcript.  She also won the award for Top Attorney Finalist in 2014 and was nominated in 2015 by the San Diego Daily Transcript.  Also in 2015, she won San Diego Business Journal's Best of the Bar and was given an Outstanding Service Award by the Legal Aid Society of San Diego. In both 2015 and 2016, she received a Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for pro bono legal services. Just recently, Elizabeth was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2016. Elizabeth is also a proud member of the ARAG Attorney Network. She has a solid legal background that extends for over a decade. She is committed to helping her clients plan for the future and resolving conflicts amicably and efficiently.

2016 Super Lawyers Rising Star

2014 & 2015 Top Attorney
San Diego Daily Transcript

2013 & 2014 Top Young Attorney
San Diego Daily Transcript

ARAG Network Attorney