Practice Areas

  • Trucking and Auto Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Inverse Condemnation
  • Title IX
  • ADA
  • Civil Rights Violations
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Sexual Molestation and Assault
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Tailored Legal Services

Barber & Bauermeister is a boutique litigation firm specializing in the representation of public entities, trucking and transportation companies, international manufacturing companies, and aviation litigation. We pride ourselves in handling any and all litigation needs through appeal to help bring forth the best results. The focus over the past 35 years has been attention to detail and meticulous preparation of cases for trial. We believe the more prepared you are for trial the more success you will have. All litigation files are closely supervised and reviewed by the principals of the firm. Both Principals are members of ABOTA (American Board of Trial Attorneys). We believe in doing everything we can to provide our clients with the highest quality legal service.

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Helping People Find Solutions

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of personalized legal services. Utilizing a client-centric methodology designed to properly and effectively protect the interests of our clients.

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Meet Your Attorneys

Dedicated. Experienced. Committed.

John C. Barber


Mr. Barber graduated from the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland in 1967 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Aeronautical Engineering. Upon graduation from the Naval Academy, he served as a naval aviator in the United States Marine...

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Linda S. Bauermeister


Ms. Bauermeister graduated with honors from California State University, Fullerton in 1980 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. She is a 1983 graduate of Loyola Law School. In addition to being a partner at Garnett &...

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Robert S. Kostrenich

Senior Trial Attorney

Mr. Kostrenich graduated from California State University, Long Beach in 1983, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. He graduated from Western State College of Law in 1986. He is admitted to practice in both State and Federal Court. He is...

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Omar Subat

Senior Trial Attorney

Mr. Subat received his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Later, he earned his Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University School of Law. Mr. Subat attended St. John’s University School of...

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Veronica Cruz

Associate Attorney

Ms. Cruz graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles and then attended Pepperdine University Caruso School of Law. While at Pepperdine, Ms. Cruz served as Vice Chair for the Mexican American Bar Association. She also participated in...

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Kurt Moll

Attorney Of Counsel

Mr. Moll is a 1984 graduate of Loyola Law School. He obtained his undergraduate degree at St. Michael's College. He practiced with Rigg, Dean and Mauer, a general defense firm in Santa Ana from 1984 to 2005. He has been a solo practitioner since...

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