Bruce R. Kermott

Senior Associate

Bruce R. Kermott, Esq. has been a member of the California State Bar since 1989 and is an Associate of TINNELLY LAW GROUP. Mr. Kermott obtained his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern University School of Law, where he graduated cum laude in 1989. He received his undergraduate education at the University of California - Santa Cruz and also holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.

Mr. Kermott manages our firm's litigation department. He has over 21 years of litigation, arbitration, trial and appellate experience. Before practicing law, Mr. Kermott worked as a property manager in Los Angeles where he managed numerous residential, commercial and industrial properties. He is also licensed by the Contractors State License Board.

Mr. Kermott's unique background and experience have proven tremendously helpful to the firm's clients. He is credited for successfully litigating many significant cases affecting the rights of HOAs and their members.


State Bar of California, 1989
U.S. District Court, Central District of California


J.D., Southwestern School of Law, cum laude, 1989
Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1979
B.A., Philosophy, University of California - Santa Cruz, 1972

Affiliations and Memberships:

California Bar Association
American Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association
Community Associations Institute (CAI)
California Association of Community Managers (CACM)