Michael B. Adreani specializes in the areas of bad faith litigation, class actions, wage and hour laws, civil appeals, insurance regulation, administrative actions and appeals, employer liability and legislative action. He has been a Chairperson of the Southern California Employment Law and Human Resources Forum the past several years.
Mr. Adreani represents employers, brokers, public entities, school districts, trade organizations, reinsurers, sureties and individuals in a wide variety of insurance related matters with an emphasis on risk management, coverage and workers’ compensation cost containment. Mr. Adreani also represents both employers and employees in prosecuting and defending against various wage and hour matters.
Prior to joining RPNA in 1997, Mr. Adreani gained valuable experience in insurance related issues while working at the California Department of Insurance, legal division, in San Francisco, and with the in-house legal team at Hannover Re, one of the world’s largest reinsurers located in Hannover, Germany.
Mr. Adreani also served as a legal extern in the Eastern District of California, and worked in the international division of The Coop Bank in Basel, Switzerland.
Co-Chair, “Southern California Employment Law Forum” presented by the Council on Education, 2008-2010.
Chairs and presents on multiple topics at a prominent employment law forums attended by many of California’s top employers.
Named a “Southern California Super Lawyer” recognizing him as one of the top lawyers in Southern California by his peers in Los Angeles Magazine and Super Lawyers publications. This honor is given to the top 5% of attorneys in Southern California.
Named a “California Super Lawyers ‘Rising Star’” in the Southern California legal community for three consecutive years.
- Northeastern University, J.D., 1997
- University of California at Berkeley, B.A., 1993
Bar & Court Admissions
- U.S. District Court, Central, Southern, and Eastern Districts of California