Gene Sharaga has recently joined the Law Offices of Schurmer and Wood. He brings twenty-nine years of experience as a litigation attorney. Mr. Sharaga spent twenty-five of those years being retained as a defense attorney by major insurance companies. He also defended a major Fortune 50 Company against personal injury lawsuits during the past fifteen years.
Mr. Sharaga, who has lived in Ventura for the past twenty-nine years, grew up in a working class neighborhood in New York City in the Bronx. He joined the Law Offices of Schurmer and Wood to return to his roots by standing up for justice for people who have been injured and who are in need to have their legal rights represented against large insurance companies and corporations.
Mr. Sharaga has extensive trial experience involving personal injury litigation and insurance coverage litigation. He is admitted to practice before all of the State and Federal Courts in California.
Mr. Sharaga attended Queens College of the City University of New York where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. Mr. Sharaga received his Juris Doctorate from Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan, where he graduated magna cum laude.
Mr. Sharaga resides in Ventura with his wife Ellen, their two rescue cats Willie and Luke and their rescue dog Max. Gene and Ellen are also the proud parents of two adult daughters, Danielle and Gabrielle.