Brian Toppila

Trial Lawyer of Counsel
Licensed in: CA


Brian Toppila is a compassionate and experienced personal injury lawyer who heads Carpenter & Zuckerman’s Koreatown office.

For 30 years, Brian has represented injured people in cases throughout California. He has conducted numerous trials, arbitrations, and appeals on behalf of his clients.

Outside the courtroom, Brian and his wife enjoy traveling with their three dogs and supporting organizations for both animal rights and homelessness.


Brian graduated from Florida State University College of Law with honors. He completed his undergraduate coursework at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also graduated with honors.


A dedicated participant in the legal community, Brian is a longtime member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA).