Lindy F. Bradley


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Lindy F. Bradley

Lindy F. Bradley, a partner at Bradley & Gmelich LLP, focuses her litigation and business practice on representing clients in the grocery, retail, and restaurant industries, as well as public entity defense. She has a keen understanding of the full range of needs these industries encounter on a regular day-to-day basis. With over eighteen years of experience as a trial attorney, her expertise extends to defending various corporate clients and insurance carriers against property damage and physical injuries. Ms. Bradley routinely represents clients in large-exposure lawsuits from inception through trial. She draws upon a broad range of experience in civil liability litigation, including premises liability, products liability, and government tort liability matters. Ms. Bradley also handles post-judgment collections for the firm.

For the past fourteen years of her practice, Ms. Bradley has been specializing in grocery store litigation as well as public entity litigation, with a specific emphasis on negligence and premises liability and specifically defending against allegations related to dangerous conditions of public and private property. She also routinely handles private security litigation and corporate defense.

Practice Areas

  • Food Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Government Tort Liability
  • Negligent Security
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • General Civil Litigation

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC) Co-Chair, General Liability Committee and Board Member, 2017 to present
  • Law Enforcement and Private Security (LEAPS), Vice-President of Social Media, 2016 to present
  • ASIS, greater Los Angeles chapter
  • Editor, Bradley & Gmelich LLP Legal Update, a publication which aims to educate and inform our clients and community on legal issues and recent case law and legislation
  • National Retail & Restaurant Defense Association (NRRDA)

Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter, “Premises Liability – Defending Cases In California,” November 2017
  • Presenter, “Slaying the Reptile – A Practical Guide to Overcoming Reptilian Tactics,” March, 2017
  • Presenter, “Legal Update 2015, A Mixed Bag for California Employers,” 2015
  • Presenter, “Limiting Your Exposure in Healthcare Security Cases,” 2015
  • Presenter, “Basic Rules and Recent Developments in Legal Ethics for In-House Counsel,” 2013
  • Presenter, “Drug, Alcohol Abuse and Addiction in the Legal Profession,” 2010
  • Presenter, “Government Tort Liability – The Nuts and Bolts of Litigating Cases Involving Government Entities,” 2009


  • AV Preeminent Peer Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, Los Angeles Magazine


  • J.D., Thomas Jefferson School of Law
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara

Bar Admission

  • State Bar of California


  • State of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern, Central, and Northern Districts of California