About Joseph S. Pearl

Joseph S. Pearl, LL.M. A


Mr. Pearl is a third generation Bakersfield attorney who is qualified to handle most of your consumer bankruptcy issues. In addition, Mr. Pearl can handle complex issues in other areas of law such as Estate Planning, Elder Law/Medi-Cal Planning, Probate and Trust Administration. Moreover, Mr. Pearl has handled complex issues in areas such as taxation, corporate law, real estate, intellectual property and secured transactions.


Golden Gate University, School of Law
JD, LL.M. with honors Taxation
2003 – 2007

Received the CALI Award for academic excellence: Secured Transactions, 2006. Course was taught by prominent property law professor Roger Bernhardt (author of the Bernhardt's California Real Estate law series published by CEB).

Received Real Estate Law Certificate (2006): certifies the completion of several real estate courses such as: Real Estate Finance, Real Estate Transactions, Real Estate Taxation and Partnership Taxation.

Activities and Societies: The Capital Group, Secretary (2006)

University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A. Business and Economics
1995 – 2000

Activities and Societies: U.C.S.B. Golf Team: Recruited and received five-year golf scholarship.

Garces Memorial High School

1991 – 1995

Compton Jr. High

1990 – 1992

Activities and Societies: Played alongside NFL Star Joey Porter on the Compton Colt Basketball Team.

Bar Admissions

Mr. Pearl is admitted to practice law in California and Nevada.

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1400 Chester Ave., Suite K Bakersfield, CA 93301 661-281-0253

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