Norman Wisnicki

Mr. Wisnicki is a partner of Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin, LLP, and practices in various areas of civil, homeowner association, real estate, and construction litigation. Mr. Wisnicki employs efficient and effective strategies to achieve maximum results for his clients, and has extensive experience in trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative hearings.






Areas of Practice

Construction Defect Litigation

  • Advising homeowner associations and individuals in a variety of disputes, including defective design and construction of varying building components

  • Representing clients who require mold remediation and related litigation matters

  • Managing and litigating numerous complex cases resulting in multi-million dollar recoveries by clients

Contractor and Mechanics Lien Disputes

  • Counseling contractors regarding licensing issues and representation before the California State License Board

  • Assisting homeowners with lien issues and subsequent litigation

Real Estate Litigation

  • Providing representation to homeowners, brokers, and associations with disclosure, contract, specific performance, rescission, and related cases

Homeowner Association Law

  • Counseling homeowner associations regarding injunction issues, enforcement of governing documents matters, nuisance actions, and the entire spectrum of association disputes


  • Juris Doctor (1981), Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California; earned the American Jurisprudence Award

  • Bachelor of Arts in English (1977), Yeshiva University,New York, New York; Dean’s List; graduated with honors


  • Member of the State Bar of California


  • Member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association

  • Member of the Trial Lawyers Association

Honors & Outside Activities

  • Selected as a Southern California Super Lawyer (2006, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)