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Bruce A. Pearson

Senior Partner

Email Address: bruce.pearson@swmllp.com

Telephone: (818) 241-0103

Languages: English

Location : 550 N. Brand Blvd.
Suite 550
Glendale, CA

Areas of Practice:

Mr. Pearson's representation of the firm's credit union clients primarily focuses on insurance coverage matters, corporate governance and indemnity issues, as well as regulatory matters. Mr. Pearson's past credit union work experience provides the firm's clients with a valuable "in the trenches" perspective.


Mr. Pearson received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois where he majored in Russian, was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and graduated Cum Laude.

While working for a credit union, Mr. Pearson attended Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, graduating Summa Cum Laude.

Professional & Association Memberships:

State Bar of California State Bar of Arizona
State Bar of New York
State Bar of Oregon
State Bar of Utah
State Bar of Washington
American Bar Association


After being admitted to the California bar in 1992, Mr. Pearson became an associate at Styskal, Wiese & Melchione and became a partner in 1997. He is licensed to practice in six states.

Mr. Pearson is a frequently requested speaker and teacher at credit union industry meetings and events; he is on the faculty of Western CUNA Management School and regularly trains senior management and volunteers on fiduciary duties and responsibilities as well as vendor contract negotiations.

Bruce A. Pearson