John K. Raleigh, Esq.
John Raleigh is an accomplished attorney at both the trial and appellate levels. He has successfully litigated hundreds of cases involving a myriad of issues. Mr. Raleigh serves as an arbitrator, mediator and Judge Pro Tem of the Los Angeles Superior Court. He has privately resolved hundreds of cases in mediation and arbitration.

Mr. Raleigh was formerly a managing partner of a downtown Los Angeles defense firm. His trial verdicts have been published in numerous publications, including Verdictum Juris and Trials Digest. Mr. Raleigh has also successfully argued cases changing governing law and has been published in both the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, including Mercury Insurance Group v. Superior Court (Wooster).


  • Member: State Bar of California,
  • American Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Southern California Defense Counsel.
  • Nominated for Defense Trial Attorney of the Year (1998)
  • Legion Lex, certified, Judge Pro Tem, Los Angeles Superior Court. “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell.


Civil litigation, insurance coverage, personal injury, premises liability, UM and UIM, bad faith, construction defect, product liability, professional malpractice and business disputes.


  • J.D. (1987), Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University
  • Executive Editor, Loyola International and Comparative Law Journal
  • B.A. (1984), University of Southern California, cum laude
  • Law Clerk, the late Justice Thompson, Court of Appeal


Throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, Lancaster County and Ventura County.