Todd Nevell is a partner with Scolinos, Sheldon & Nevell. He is recognized as one of the top trial attorneys in Southern
California in plaintiff’s personal injury litigation. He has tried over 50 civil cases to verdict, judgment or binding
arbitration award. As a result of his courtroom success, Todd was named a Southern California Super Lawyer "Rising Star"
by Law & Politics and Los Angeles Magazine in 2004, 2005 and 2006.
Todd has tried and won numerous noteworthy cases on behalf of individuals in a variety of different areas of law,
including, wrongful death and other catastrophic accidents, negligence, construction site accidents, sexual abuse,
medical malpractice, employment discrimination, defamation, products liability and complex business litigation. Some of
his recent case results include a $10 million settlement on behalf of a burn victim against a public entity and a $5.3
million wrong death verdict in an electrocution accident (which is believed to be the largest wrongful death verdict
in the history of Monterey County).
Todd graduated from California State University, Chico in 1990 and from Whittier College School of Law in 1993. He was a
member of the Whittier Law Review.
He has served on the Barrister’s Executive Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and is a member of the
Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC), Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles (CAALA) and American Trial Lawyers Association