Damian Northcutt

Associate

Tel: (909) 466-4903

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At a Glance

Damian is a member of the firm’s Business practice group.
 
His practice focuses on all phases of pre-trial litigation in matters related to business, health care and probate law.
 
Damian is a former Orange County Superior Court probate examiner.

Damian Northcutt is a litigator in Best Best & Krieger LLP’s Business practice group. Working from the firm’s Ontario office, Damian handles a broad range of matters for clients.
 
Business and Contract Litigation
Damian works closely with private companies and public entities to find early resolutions to challenging business disputes. He has experience with a wide range of civil matters, including breach of contract cases, class actions, violations of unfair business practices and violations of the Consumer Legal Remedies Act. He strongly believes in reducing litigation risk through alternative dispute resolution, including the use of mediation and arbitration.
 
Health Care Litigation
Damian represents health care providers in complex civil matters such as professional negligence, elder abuse, premises liability and employment disputes. He successfully defends healthcare companies, physicians, nurses, residential care facilities, nursing homes and mental health facilities in all aspects of litigation.
 
Trust, Estate & Probate Litigation
As a former probate examiner with the Orange County Superior Court, Damian is familiar with contested probate, guardianship and conservatorship matters. Damian also works with trustees and beneficiaries in disputes concerning the distribution of estates and the validity of estate planning documents.
 
Damian is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Central and Eastern districts of California, as well as the District of New Mexico. He is admitted to practice law in the states of California and New Mexico.
 
Education

  • Northeastern School of Law, J.D.
  • University of California, Davis, B.A.