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Our Attorneys

Joshua Bettencourt has extensive experience in civil litigation and concentrates his practice in defending insureds, including professionals, individuals, and businesses, against a wide range of claims. He has successfully defended clients against suits for personal injury, property damage, negligence, defamation, fraud, breach of contract, and other claims.

Before joining our firm, Josh handled both plaintiff and defense work and represented clients in multiple practice areas such as business and employment litigation, corporate and partnership law, real estate and construction transactions, and appellate law.

In 2013 and 2014, Josh was recognized as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine.

J.D., University of San Diego School of Law, 2005
B.S., Political Science, Santa Clara University, cum laude, 2001

Josh is admitted to practice law in California and the federal courts for the Eastern and Central Districts of California.

Phone: 510.444.1735
Email: jbettencourt@cresswell-law.com