Michael L. Bazzo

Michael L. Bazzo

Managing Shareholder

Inland Empire Office

Phone: 951-275-9192


Mr. Bazzo is a shareholder in the Inland Empire office of La Follette Johnson where his practice focuses on medical malpractice defense.

He joined the firm in 2006 after nearly ten years at another firm where he managed litigation in the Inland Empire for one of the nation’s largest health care maintenance organizations. Prior to law school, Mr. Bazzo had extensive experience in the radiology department of a major medical center. Throughout his medical career he provided leadership and training to hundreds of radiology students with special emphasis in special procedures including CAT scan and MRI.

Mr. Bazzo received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1984. He received his J.D. from Western State University College of Law in 1993.

Mr. Bazzo is a former contributing editor of ProActive Risk Management newsletter and former editor of Global Outreach Magazine. He is a member of the Riverside County Bar Association and is former editor of the Riverside County Lawyer Magazine. Mr. Bazzo serves as the Chair of the Delegation of the Riverside County Bar Association to the Conference of Delegates of the State Bar of California. He has published more than a hundred articles on medical/legal issues and a variety of other topics.