Meet Our Attorneys

Our Attorneys Have Handled Thousands Of Cases And Recovered Over Half a Billion Dollars For Our Clients

Chris Scranton

Chris Scranton

Owner

In 2009, Michael Scranton passed ownership of the firm to Christian, his youngest son. Since that time, The Scranton Law Firm has continued to further the interests of the “regular guy”…

John Villagran Mejia

John Villagran Mejia

Attorney

John Villagran Mejia is a native of the Bay Area and received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1989, and went on to complete law school at the University …

Louis Beary

Louis Beary

Attorney

“Gravitas” was one of the Roman virtues. Loosely translated, it can be variously defined as substance, or depth of character. This depth of character is part of Lou’s appeal as an attorney …

Gurman Bal

Gurman Bal

Attorney

Gurman Bal grew up in California’s Central Valley before attending college at UC Berkeley. He went on to law school at UC Hastings, where he first sensed a desire to someday practice law …

 

Our Legal Assistants

The Legal Assistants At The Scranton Law Firm

Chris Ackermann

Chris Ackermann

Legal Assistant

Chris Ackermann joined Scranton Law Firm 15 years ago after trying his hand at being a travel agent. He grew up in Fairfield, graduating from Fairfield High School and going on to spend two years at Briercrest Bible College in Canada.

 

Jacob Polk

Jacob Polk

Legal Assistant

Jacob Polk has spent the last eleven years serving personal injury claim clients at Scranton Law Firm. He grew up in Portland, Oregon and is a graduate of Oregon State University. He is a former educator and, having spent time residing in South America, is fluent in Spanish.

 

Robert Beren

Robert Beren

Legal Assistant

Robert Beren is a graduate of De La Salle High School, Class of 1973 and split his college career between the University of San Francisco and California State University Sacramento.

 

Karl Wurzbach

Karl Wurzbach

Legal Assistant

Originally beckoned to Scranton Law Firm by his father, Karl Wurzbach, has 25 years of experience in personal injury at SLF. After completion of a Bachelor of the Arts degree from Biola University in 1988, Mr. Wurzbach left his home of Fairfield, California to fulfill the position of Legal Assistant at SLF where his drive to help people made him a perfect fit.

Mike Vendrell

Mike Vendrell

Legal Assistants

Michael Vendrell felt called to the legal field specializing in personal injury since the completion of his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1990.

Nicky Tenney

Nicky Tenney

Legal Assistant

Nicky Tenney is another California native and graduate of California High School in San Ramon with a Bachelor of the Arts degree from San Jose State. She went on to obtain her Paralegal Certificate from John F. Kennedy University in December of 2008 and began work at Scranton Law Firm shortly thereafter.