Meet Attorney William R. Van Order, PC
Personal Injury Lawyer in Palm Springs CA & Hemet CA
Born in Michigan, William R. Van Order moved with his family to Southern California in the early 1960s and grew up in Orange County. He earned his undergraduate degree in philosophy and political science in 1982 at Carroll College in Helena, MT and went on to attend Whittier College of Law back in Orange County. He passed the California state bar exam and was sworn in to practice in local federal courts in 1986. Attorney Van Order then began working for a law firm in Riverside, CA. A year later, he began his own law practice in Moreno Valley and soon expanded to Hemet where he has been working for you ever since.
His practice first worked on real estate, estate planning, business law, and personal injury law. However, in 1990 he decided to work nearly exclusively with personal injury cases, seeking compensation from individuals and insurance companies.
Attorney Van Order is also a member of the Consumer Attorneys of California, an organization that fights for the rights of injury victims, including their right to a jury trial. He is also on the roster for Riverside Superior Court where he serves as a court arbitrator.
With two offices to serve you in Hemet and Palm Springs, the Hemet office serves as a home base for all cases. The office staff is comprises of a paralegal/office manager, an associate attorney, and two receptionists/office clerks.
Gabrielle Ford has worked with the practice since 1989, starting as a receptionist and moving on to become a paralegal and the firm administrator. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in administration from California State University, San Bernardino, as well as a Certificate in Legal Assistantship from the University of California, Riverside. She assists Attorney Van Order with both legal research and litigation, as well as handles the everyday duties that come with managing a busy law firm.
For more information about our firm, the types of cases we handle, or to schedule a FREE consultation, contact us today at 951-652-7600.