Lorraine (Laurie) DeCristo is a personal injury attorney practicing at the Southern California law firm of Pisegna & Zimmerman. Serving clients in Los Angeles and the Santa Clarita and San Fernando Valleys, as well as Hesperia and Victorville in San Bernardino County, Ms. DeCristo helps people who have been seriously injured as a result of an automobile accident, nursing home abuse, or other serious accident. She also helps families obtain compensation for the wrongful death of a loved one and assists them through the probate process. For workers who are injured on the job, Ms. DeCristo helps them obtain workers’ compensation and social security disability benefits in addition to pursuing third party liability claims in civil court where applicable.
Ms. DeCristo earned her Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and her Juris Doctor law degree from the San Fernando Valley College of Law, now the University of La Verne College of Law in Ontario, California. She is admitted to practice in all California state and federal courts, including the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. DeCristo is a member of the California Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, and the Italian-American Bar Association.