John D. Bronstein
John Bronstein is a partner in the Automotive Industry Practice Group and has more than 25 years of legal experience. He advises automotive, commercial trucking and transportation clients in federal and state regulatory and compliance matters; defense against personal injury matters and consumer class action and individual consumer litigation; and in response to government inquiries and investigations. During the past 25 years, he has counseled automotive and trucking clients on such matters as regulatory compliance and litigation avoidance.
John's extensive experience representing automotive dealership groups, trucking companies, and related entities enables him to provide strategic counsel, litigation representation, and pragmatic solutions on a wide variety of regulatory and operational issues.
In addition, John has served as Judge Pro-Tem, arbitrator and mediator for the Los Angeles Superior Court for more than 10 years.
Prior to joining Arent Fox, John served most recently as a partner in the Los Angeles office of a national law firm, where he litigated matters involving commercial litigation, including class actions in the automotive industry, general negligence and product liability issues associated with commercial tractor-trailer operators and consumer litigation.
John is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the Southern California Defense Association, and the National Association of Dealer Counsel.
Publications, Presentations and Recognitions
In 2011 the Automotive Industry Practice Group was selected as one of the Top 5 Practices in California by the Daily Journal.
John has given numerous compliance lectures to automotive groups involving proactive risk management issues.
Life Beyond the Law
John enjoys spending time with his wife of 30 years and his three children. The family spends time together road and mountain biking, skiing, and golfing.
Bar & Court Admissions
US Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
US District Court, Central District of California
US District Court, Southern District of California
Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, JD, 1981
University of California, Los Angeles, BA, 1978