Nairi Paterson

Personal Injury Attorney in Oakland, CA


Phone: (800) 800-0000


Nairi Paterson is a Senior Trial Attorney in the Oakland office of The Barnes Firm.  Ms. Paterson has a broad range of experience, however, her practice is focused on personal injury, premises liability, and product defects.  She has tried multiple cases to verdict before juries with excellent results. She has over 21 years of experience as a trial attorney, including handling numerous mediations, arbitrations (binding and non-binding) and depositions.

In addition to trying cases before juries, Ms. Paterson has successfully argued before the California Court of Appeal.


University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1997

Golden Gate University School of Law, J.D., 2000

  • American Jurisprudence Award in Torts
  • Articles Editor, Law Review, Ninth Circuit Survey

Bar Admissions

  • California State Bar
  • United States District Courts in California

“The Barnes Firm did an excellent job on my car accident case. Jade was extremely helpful an answering all of my questions.”

Ghyar A.

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“They handled everything with my accident and got me the maximum amount of money back, more than I thought I would get! Thanks!!”

Philip F.