MICHAEL L. BASSETT, Partner

(714) 542-5400 x 406 | Fax (714) 972-2594
michael.bassett@bdmklaw.com

Michael L. Bassett practices insurance defense and professional liability on behalf of insurance carriers, physicians, and hospitals, as well as self-insureds.  Mr. Bassett’s areas of practice consist primarily of premises liability, automobile liability, products liability and construction defect litigation.  Mr. Bassett has served as an Adjunct Professor at Western State University College of Law and has been practicing law in the insurance defense industry since 1990.

EDUCATION
University of California at Fullerton – 1984
Judicial Internship – California Court of Appeals 4th District
Juris Doctor Degree Western State University College of Law (Magna Cum Laude) – 1989

BAR ADMISSION
California State Bar

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
Orange County Bar Association

PUBLICATIONS
“The Death Penalty and Minors, Sweet Sixteen Sweet No More” Western State University Law Review (Vol. 17, No. 1) 1989