Attorney Bernard P. Bray is San Jose based Lawyer and of counsel to The Zhou Law Group. He has been widely recognized and respected in the legal community for his over 30 years of extensive experience and successful results handling all aspect of routine and complex criminal and civil cases from inception through completion.  Attorney Bray has extensive Court and Jury Trial experience representing individuals and businesses in a wide variety of civil and complex felony cases.

Attorney Bray prioritizes personal involvement, communication with clients, persistent advocacy, and attention to detail with all aspects of cases. He is sensitive to the rich traditions of the legal profession and his community, and is dedicated to providing his clients with professional service along with vigorous advocacy in the protection of their interests.

Attorney Bray is a member of the State Bar of California, the United States Supreme Court Bar, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, has served on many committees of the Santa Clara County Bar Association and is a member of other professional organizations. He has been admitted to practice before all the Courts of the State of California, the Federal United States District Courts for the Northern District of California and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Bray is committed to providing top rate legal representation to clients in San Jose, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Mountain View, greater Santa Clara County and throughout California. 

Attorney Bray graduated from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1980 with a B.A. in Politics, and Golden Gate University School of Law in 1983. He has also served the youth of his community over the last several years coaching baseball, soccer, roller hockey, and coaching and judging mock trial competitions at local high schools.


  • Golden Gate University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of California at Santa Cruz, B.A.


  • State Bar of California


  • Bar Association of Santa Clara County


  • The Supreme Court of The State of California
  • US District Court of Northern California


  • English
  • Vietnamese



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    We are based in San Jose, Los Angeles, Pasadena, and Newport Beach in California

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    Weekdays: 9 AM–5 PM
    Weekends: By Appointment Only

    Phone: 408-289-9688
    (English and Chinese)