Glenn S. Goldby

Senior Counsel

Glenn Goldby is a Senior Counsel in the Long Beach office of Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar.  He has significant experience in many areas of civil litigation, primarily focusing on the defense of individuals and public and private entities in cases involving serious and catastrophic injury and wrongful death.  His practice includes general casualty, premises and product liability, public entity liability, and motor vehicle negligence.  He also represents clients in complex business litigation.  Since 1985, he has maintained the highest individual peer-review rating (“A-V”) by Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory.  He is involved in all phases of litigation, from inception through trial and appeal, and has three published appellate decisions.

Mr. Goldby is an experienced trial attorney and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.  He has successfully obtained favorable verdicts in courts throughout California.  He has also arbitrated and mediated hundreds of cases to successful resolution and has presented seminars to lawyers and other professionals on a variety of litigation related topics.

He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Orange County Bar Association, the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, and the Association of Business Trial Lawyers.  He resides in Orange County with his wife, and enjoys fishing, skiing and playing guitar.

Bar Admissions

  • California 1979
  • Arizona 1991
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Central, Eastern and Southern District Courts of California


  • Graduate of Southwestern University School of Law 1978