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1307 State Street, Second Floor, Santa Barbara, California 93101

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Client Champion Gold is awarded to lawyers/firms with at least 6 reviews, with an average score of 4.2 or higher.

Martindale Ratings

Average Peer Rating
4.9/5.0
Average Client Rating
Client Recommended
100% client recommended

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5.0/5.0

I highly recommend this law firm. Martin Pulverman and his staff were friendly and professional, gaining my confidence from the very beginning. I can’t say enough about how comforting and reassuring it was to not...

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Client 2021/11/08

5.0/5.0

I was involved in an accident and selected Pulverman law firm to help figure things out. They handled everything, completely guiding me through a whirlwind of medical bills, paperwork, and the legal system. I...

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Client 2021/10/18

5.0/5.0

Martin was recommended to me by a friend, and I’m glad I took my friend’s advice. Martin is thorough, professional, compassionate, dedicated, easy to talk to, and made me feel safe and well-informed. Everyone...

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Client 2021/10/01

5.0/5.0

Working with Martin Pulverman was a great experience. Seeking legal representation was intimidating but Martin made the process simple by being informative, knowledgeable, diligent, and easy to communicate with....

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Client 2021/09/17

5.0/5.0

I interviewed about 10 PI attorneys and felt I could trust Martin and his team at Pulverman and Pulverman. They were all easy to work with and very professional and organized. Genuinely nice folks too. We received...

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Client 2021/08/02

5.0/5.0

Martin and his staff were responsive, and quite knowledgeable. Messages were returned promptly. They well prepared for anything that came at them. Martin had a plan of attack and was never on the defensive...

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Client 2020/12/17

5.0/5.0

I was referred to Pulverman & Pulverman from a colleague after a critical accident. Being temporarily disabled, I felt vulnerable and scared, the last thing I wanted to do was deal with insurance and upcoming...

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Client 2020/10/06

5.0/5.0

You will be fortunate to engage Raymond as your legal representative. 39 years deep with professional experience, he has been around the block and back again with all manner of PI circumstances. With a Kobe-esque...

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Client 2020/02/12

5.0/5.0

One of my neighbors referred me to Raymond Pulverman after his excellent experience with Mr. Pulverman representing him in an auto injury. I appreciated his patience, clarity, expertise and advice. I’m pleased...

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Client 2020/01/07

5.0/5.0

very responsive never left us wondering what was happening

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Client 2019/11/02

5.0/5.0

Great attorney- honesty & integrity - smart & experienced! Very pleased with outcome

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Client 2019/09/01

5.0/5.0

I was referred by a friend to Mr. Pulverman for a consult. I had questions regarding a personal injury event. He gave me the information I needed to make a decision regarding next steps in a legal matter. Mr....

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Client 2019/08/20

5.0/5.0

I was in a really bad accident a few weeks after having open heart surgery. It was physically and emotionally distressing. Luckily, the surgical would didn’t break open but the chest and back pains were...

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Client 2019/08/05

5.0/5.0

Raymond Pulverman represented me in a no fault incident where I sustained long term injury. Patience, knowledge, professionalism, quality, integrity, wisdom are words and actions that best describe Raymond...

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Client 2019/07/11

5.0/5.0

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Client 2019/04/11

5.0/5.0

Martin Pulverman has represented me in several different cases. He is extremely knowledgeable and never sells his clients down the river. He is truly on your side, no question. Martin is the smartest most honest...

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Client 2019/04/05

5.0/5.0

Mr. Pulverman is a professional, I had a accident and with in days I contacted him to discuss my case and he accepted. But first he was truly concerned about my well being. He made me feel comfortable and relaxed...

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Client 2018/12/18

5.0/5.0

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Client 2018/07/31

5.0/5.0

I contacted Martin Pulverman after getting rear-ended on the freeway. Ultimately, my car was totaled. In contacting Mr. Pulverman, I was relieved immediately. He has a way of making things not seem as difficult as...

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Client 2018/04/18

5.0/5.0

I couldn't be happier with the services of Martin Pulverman for my car accident case. He is impeccable in his knowledge and experience and I always felt I was in good hands. The final result bears that out.

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Client 2018/04/09

5.0/5.0

After suffering injuries in a car accident where I was not at fault,I sought representation from Mr. Pulverman. Having never gone through a personal injury claim before,was unaware of the emotional toil it can...

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Client 2017/01/15

5.0/5.0

After speaking with multiple attorneys in Santa Barbara, a friend recommended I contact Raymond Pulverman. He was patient, informative, and very knowledgable. In comparison to my other consultations, It was a no...

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Client 2017/01/11

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2017/01/02

5.0/5.0

Martin and Raymond did an incredible job in helping me win a personal injury lawsuit. Beyond their legal expertise they became close friends with me and my extended family. Their research on my case was extensive...

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Client 2017/01/01

5.0/5.0

He is an excellent attorney.

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Principal 2016/12/28

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2016/12/28

5.0/5.0

For almost 20 years I defended personal injury cases brought by Raymond Pulverman. He is an excellent lawyer, getting full value for his clients. He has always maintained the highest ethical standards. I have...

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Senior Associate 2016/12/27

5.0/5.0

Martin Pulverman is an excellent attorney. He is very knowledgeable and efficient. He helped me understand the whole legal process. He always responded promptly whenever I called with questions. I was very...

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Client 2016/12/21

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2016/12/20

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2016/12/20

5.0/5.0

Raymond is always well prepared who professionally and ethically represents his clients.

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Principal 2016/12/20

5.0/5.0

Raymond was the best person to help me with this case he was always responsive and supportive when I needed help as was his staff. This was very stressful for me as a suffer from an extreme anxiety disorder....

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Client 2016/07/15

5.0/5.0

Martin Pulverman is amazing at what he does and I cannot recommend him highly enough. He represented me after a serious auto accident, and he and his excellent staff made me feel truly cared for throughout what...

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Client 2016/07/05

5.0/5.0

I was involved in a claim regarding a multiple dog attack while riding a horse in a public area. I had extensive injuries involving 2 surgeries. The woman who had supervision over these dogs was noncooperative to...

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Client 2016/06/20

5.0/5.0

Raymond Pulverman has represented me in two separate lawsuits. We won both. His expertise helped guide me through the legal terrain to quickly resolve my legal issues. If your looking for the best attorney in the...

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Client 2016/06/12

5.0/5.0

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Client 2016/01/11

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2013/07/10

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2013/07/08

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2013/06/27

5.0/5.0

I have seen Raymond Pulverman take ethical steps that others may have been tempted to overlook.

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Principal 2013/06/26

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2013/06/26

5.0/5.0

Competent, diligent and effective; highest standard of ethics and loyalty to his clients; regarded by the Santa Barbara Bar as one of the very best trial attorneys in this county; and brings the highest results...

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Sole Practitioner 2013/06/24

5.0/5.0

Raymond is an outstanding and highly ethical lawyer.

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Sole Practitioner 2013/06/19

5.0/5.0

He is an excellent lawyer with high ethical standards.

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Sole Practitioner 2013/06/19

5.0/5.0

A true gentleman and an outstanding advocate for his clients. Ray enjoys a fine reputation on both sides of the Bar.

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Managing Partner 2013/06/18

5.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2013/06/18

5.0/5.0

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Government Counsel 2013/06/18

5.0/5.0

Mr. Pulverman is very service oriented and wants his clients to be educated.

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Client 2012/09/22

5.0/5.0

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Principal 2011/06/22

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2011/06/20

5.0/5.0

Ray is a fantastic lawyer and better person.

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Managing Partner 2011/06/15

5.0/5.0

Highly ethical, very bright, excellent trial and appellate lawyer

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Managing Partner 2011/06/11

5.0/5.0

Raymond is a first-rate lawyer who deserves an AV rating.

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Sole Practitioner 2011/06/07

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2011/05/26

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2011/05/26

5.0/5.0

I have worked closely with Mr. Pulverman and in my experience he is a highly skilled, knowlegable and ethical attorney - something not always true of personal injury attorneys!

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Sole Practitioner 2011/05/26

5.0/5.0

Mr. Pulverman is extremely effective while being realistic about expectations of damages recovery.

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Partner 2011/05/26

5.0/5.0

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Government Counsel 2011/05/26

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2009/08/23

4.8/5.0

Extremely efficient, thorough, and kind staff and attorney, Mr. Martin Pulverman. No pressure, just honest support, guidance, instructions, and attention to detail.

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Client 2019/08/05

4.8/5.0

Working with the office of Pulverman and Pulverman provided me with a stellar professional learning experience while working on my case. The staff was courteous and helpful whether on the phone or in person. The...

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Client 2017/09/10

4.8/5.0

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Managing Partner 2011/06/22

4.8/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2011/06/20

4.8/5.0

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Partner 2011/06/03

4.6/5.0

I have known him for many years. He is an excellent lawyer.

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Partner 2016/12/20

4.6/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2011/06/17

4.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2013/06/18

4.0/5.0

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Sole Practitioner 2013/02/18

4.0/5.0

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Client 2011/09/13

4.0/5.0

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Client 2011/09/13

4.0/5.0

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Partner 2011/05/26

4.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2011/05/25

3.6/5.0

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Managing Partner 2011/05/28