Liedle, Larson & Vail, LLP

Valery Barshak Gerard

Valery Barshak Gerard, Special Counsel with the firm.

Valery Barshak Gerard is Special Counsel with the firm.  Valery has represented clients in a diverse range of civil litigation matters, including construction defect, business disputes, government tort and employment liability, unlawful detainer, and personal injury.  Prior to starting her legal career, Valery worked as a journalist and producer for national and international broadcast news organizations.

As an attorney, Valery has worked with several non-profit organizations including Casa Cornelia Law Center and The Professional Alliance for Children, where she represents families with seriously ill children. In 2014, The Alliance was recognized by the San Diego County Bar Association with the award for Outstanding Public Service by a Law Firm or Agency.

Valery holds a B.A. from The George Washington University Elliot School of International Affairs, and obtained her Juris Doctor from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where she received First Honors Awards in legal writing and research.

During law school, Valery served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Roger Benitez in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Valery is a member of the California State Bar, the San Diego County Bar Association, Lawyers Club of San Diego, and the Professional Alliance for Children. 







Liedle, Larson & Vail, LLP, Attorneys At Law
Liedle, Larson & Vail, LLP
California Law Firm
Specializing in Civil Litigation