Best Lawyers in Northern California 2019

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2019 SURVE Y RESULTS

WILLIAM J. PORTANOVA William J. Portanova

WOODRUFF, O’HAIR, POSNER & SALINGER Robert J. O’Hair, D. Thomas DUI/DWI DEFENSE Woodruff

WING & PARISI Linda M. Parisi EMINENT DOMAIN AND CONDEMNATION LAW

DESMOND, NOLAN, LIVAICH & CUNNINGHAM Gary A. Livaich DIEPENBROCK ELKIN GLEASON John V. Diepenbrock PACIFIC LEGAL FOUNDATION James S. Burling EMPLOYEE BENEFITS (ERISA) LAW

BEST BEST & KRIEGER Jeffrey C. Chang EMPLOYEE BENEFITS LAW GROUP Kevin G. Long, Kenneth W. Ruthenberg, Jr. ENERGY LAW

DOWNEY BRAND Dan L. Carroll ELLISON, SCHNEIDER, HARRIS & DONLAN Andrew B. Brown, Christopher T. Ellison, Jeffrey D. Harris SOMACH SIMMONS & DUNN Stuart L. Somach ENERGY REGULATORY LAW

ELLISON, SCHNEIDER, HARRIS & DONLAN Andrew B. Brown, Jeffrey D. Harris ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

ALSTON & BIRD Paul J. Beard II, Maureen F. Gorsen CHURCHWELL WHITE Barbara A. Brenner DOWNEY BRAND Nicole E. Granquist, Stephen J. Meyer, Kevin M. O’Brien GREENBERG TRAURIG Gene Livingston HARRISON, TEMBLADOR, HUNGERFORD & JOHNSON Mark D. Harrison STOEL RIVES Timothy M. Taylor THOMAS LAW GROUP Tina A. Thomas ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY LAW

STEVEN A. LEWIS Steven A. Lewis FAMILY LAW

DICK & WAGNER Anthony S. Dick, Stephen James Wagner DOWNEY BRAND Mary J. Martinelli HEMMER BARR Camille H. Hemmer PERKOVICH LAW OFFICES Nancy Perkovich

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BEST BEST & KRIEGER Joseph E. Coomes, Jr., Edward J. Quinn, Jr., Kara K. Ueda, Iris P. Yang DIEPENBROCK ELKIN GLEASON GAMING LAW John V. Diepenbrock MITCHELL CHADWICK HARLAN W. GOODSON Patrick G. Mitchell Harlan Wayne Goodson PACIFIC LEGAL FOUNDATION LAW OFFICE OF JANE G. ZERBI James S. Burling Jane G. Zerbi STOEL RIVES GOVERNMENT Michael B. Brown, Timothy M. RELATIONS PRACTICE Taylor THOMAS LAW GROUP GREENBERG TRAURIG Tina A. Thomas Gene Livingston NIELSEN, MERKSAMER, LEGAL MALPRACTICE LAW PARRINELLO, GROSS & LEONI Steven A. Merksamer BANKS & WATSON James J. Banks (D) HEALTH CARE LAW ELLIS LAW GROUP Mark E. Ellis (D) CARY M. ADAMS FREIDBERG LAW CORPORATION Cary M. Adams Edward P. Freidberg (P) KING & SPALDING NAGELEY, KIRBY & WINBERRY Stephen L. Goff James R. Kirby II (D) KRONICK MOSKOVITZ TIEDEMANN & GIRARD LEVERAGED BUYOUTS AND Lawrence B. Garcia PRIVATE EQUITY LAW INFORMATION LEWIS BRISBOIS BISGAARD TECHNOLOGY LAW & SMITH

FINNERTY LAW OFFICES Kathleen E. Finnerty LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW

BOUTIN JONES Julia L. Jenness (EM, LM) CAROTHERS DISANTE & FREUDENBERGER Mark S. Spring (EM, LE*) DOWNEY BRAND Daniel J. McVeigh (EM, LE*) DUGGAN LAW CORPORATION Jennifer E. Duggan (LE*) FARRELL LAW GROUP Mary E. Farrell (LE*) GREENBERG TRAURIG James M. Nelson (EM) JAMES SEVERSON James Severson (LM) KRONICK MOSKOVITZ TIEDEMANN & GIRARD Rex Berry (LE*), David W. Tyra (LE*) LAW OFFICES OF CHRISTOPHER H. WHELAN Christopher H. Whelan (EI) LITTLER MENDELSON Richard R. Gray (EM, LE*), Bruce J. Sarchet (LE*), Benjamin L. Webster (LE*) OGLETREE, DEAKINS, NASH, SMOAK & STEWART Anthony J. DeCristoforo (LE*) PORTER SCOTT Nancy J. Sheehan (EM) SEYFARTH SHAW Mark P. Grajski (LE*), Kristina M. Launey (EM) WEINTRAUB TOBIN CHEDIAK COLEMAN GRODIN Charles L. Post (EM, LE*)

Scott E. Bartel, Eric J. Stiff WEINTRAUB TOBIN CHEDIAK COLEMAN GRODIN David C. Adams LITIGATION - REGULATORY ENFORCEMENT (SEC, TELECOM, ENERGY)

FINNERTY LAW OFFICES Kathleen E. Finnerty MASS TORT LITIGATION / CLASS ACTIONS

FREDERICKS, PEEBLES & MORGAN John Nyhan (D) MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS LAW

BOUTIN JONES Jeffry R. Jones MINING LAW

MITCHELL CHADWICK Patrick G. Mitchell MUNICIPAL LAW

BEST BEST & KRIEGER Joseph E. Coomes, Jr., T. Brent Hawkins, Edward J. Quinn, Jr., Harriet A. Steiner, Iris P. Yang COLANTUONO, HIGHSMITH & WHATLEY Michael G. Colantuono FINNERTY LAW OFFICES Kathleen E. Finnerty MEYERS NAVE Adam U. Lindgren NATIVE AMERICAN LAW

FREDERICKS, PEEBLES & MORGAN LAND USE & ZONING LAW Patrick R. Bergin LAW OFFICE OF JANE G. ZERBI ABBOTT & KINDERMANN Jane G. Zerbi William W. Abbott ALSTON & BIRD Paul J. Beard II

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

NATURAL RESOURCES LAW FINNERTY LAW OFFICES

Kathleen E. Finnerty CHURCHWELL WHITE GOODMAN & ASSOCIATES Barbara A. Brenner, William J. Karen M. Goodman Thomas, Jr. JOE GENSHLEA LAW & DAY CARTER & MURPHY MEDIATION James M. Day, Jr., Ann L. Joseph S. Genshlea Trowbridge LEWIS BRISBOIS BISGAARD ELLISON, SCHNEIDER, HARRIS & SMITH & DONLAN John S. Poulos Christopher T. Ellison MURPHY AUSTIN ADAMS KRONICK MOSKOVITZ SCHOENFELD TIEDEMANN & GIRARD Russell J. Austin Eric N. Robinson PIONEER LAW GROUP SOMACH SIMMONS & DUNN David L. Krotine Stuart L. Somach SEYFARTH SHAW Morgan T. Jones OIL AND GAS LAW SPROUL TROST Curtis C. Sproul STOEL RIVES Thomas A. Henry, Michael N. STEWART WARD & JOSEPHSON Mills Thomas F. Stewart, Winnifred C. Ward PERSONAL INJURY LITIGATION TRAINOR FAIRBROOK Colby A. Campbell, John BARR & MUDFORD D. Fairbrook, Candice John D. Barr (P) B. Harper, Daniel M. Steinberg, Charles W. Trainor BOLLING & GAWTHROP Theodore D. Bolling, Jr. (D) WEINTRAUB TOBIN CHEDIAK COLEMAN GRODIN DEVRIES DISPUTE RESOLUTION Louis A. Gonzalez, Jr., Shawn M. Douglas DeVries (P) Kent, Michael A. Kvarme DOWNEY BRAND WILKE, FLEURY, HOFFELT, William R. Warne (D) GOULD & BIRNEY DREYER BABICH BUCCOLA David A. Frenznick WOOD CAMPORA Joseph J. Babich (P), Robert A. SECURITIES / CAPITAL Buccola (P), Roger A. Dreyer (P) MARKETS LAW FREIDBERG LAW CORPORATION BOUTIN JONES Edward P. Freidberg (P) GURNEE, MASON & FORESTIERE Iain Mickle (R, S) LEWIS BRISBOIS BISGAARD Steven H. Gurnee (D) & SMITH MAIRE & DEEDON Scott E. Bartel (S) Wayne H. Maire (D) MATHENY SEARS LINKERT & TAX LAW JAIME Douglas A. Sears (D) BOUTIN JONES POSWALL WHITE & BRELSFORD James L. Leet, Kent W. Silvester R. Parker White (P) DOWNEY BRAND SCHUERING ZIMMERMAN & Joseph Gerard De Angelis, Silvio DOYLE Reggiardo III Leo H. Schuering, Jr. (D) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS LAW WILCOXEN CALLAHAM GROUP William Cooper Callaham Kenneth W. Ruthenberg, Jr. (P), Daniel Ellsworth Wilcoxen (P) LAW OFFICE OF PERRY ISRAEL Perry E. Israel PRODUCT LIABILITY LITIGATION LAW OFFICE OF WILLIAMS & ASSOCIATES MATHENY SEARS LINKERT & R. Todd Luoma JAIME PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW Richard S. Linkert (D), Douglas PITTMAN A. Sears (D) Eric J. Coffill PUBLIC FINANCE LAW WEINTRAUB TOBIN CHEDIAK COLEMAN GRODIN James Clarke LAW OFFICE OF PERRY ISRAEL Perry E. Israel TECHNOLOGY LAW ORRICK, HERRINGTON & SUTCLIFFE GREENBERG TRAURIG Jenna C. Magan, John R. Myers Jeffrey Leacox

FRAYDA BRUTON ATTORNEY AT LAW Frayda L. Bruton WEINTRAUB TOBIN CHEDIAK COLEMAN GRODIN Kay U. Brooks, Janet Z. Chediak, Edward J. Corey, Jr., Kelly E. Dankbar WATER LAW

DOWNEY BRAND Kevin M. O’Brien, Scott L. Shapiro, Melissa A. Thorme ELLISON, SCHNEIDER, HARRIS & DONLAN Robert E. Donlan KRONICK MOSKOVITZ TIEDEMANN & GIRARD Daniel J. O’Hanlon PACIFIC LEGAL FOUNDATION Damien M. Schiff SOMACH SIMMONS & DUNN Stuart L. Somach WORKERS’ COMPENSATION LAW

FRAULOB BROWN Melissa C. Brown (C) GREEN & AZEVEDO Arthur V. Azevedo, Jr. (C) MARCUS, REGALADO & MARCUS Marc Gregory Marcus (C)

SAN FRANCISCO ADMINISTRATIVE / REGULATORY LAW

GOODIN, MACBRIDE, SQUERI & DAY Brian T. Cragg NOSSAMAN Martin A. Mattes ROGERS JOSEPH O’DONNELL Neil H. O’Donnell ADMIRALTY AND MARITIME LAW

BULLIVANT HOUSER BAILEY Marilyn Raia CLYDE & CO Conte C. Cicala COX, WOOTTON, LERNER, GRIFFIN & HANSEN Mitchell S. Griffin, Rupert P. Hansen, Richard C. Wootton GIBSON ROBB & LINDH Stanley L. Gibson, Peter A. Lindh GORDON REES SCULLY MANSUKHANI Eric M. Danoff, Andrew I. Port, James J. Tamulski HINSHAW & CULBERTSON Forrest Booth HOLLAND & KNIGHT Matthew P. Vafidis KEESAL, YOUNG & LOGAN John D. Giffin LAW OFFICES OF GEORGE W. REAL ESTATE LAW TRANSPORTATION LAW NOWELL George W. Nowell BANKS & WATSON HANSON BRIDGETT James J. Banks MCGUINN, HILLSMAN & William D. Taylor PALEFSKY BOUTIN JONES John R. Hillsman Michael T. Fogarty, Jeffry R. TRUSTS AND ESTATES RMC LAW Jones Rex M. Clack COHENDURRETT BOUTIN JONES Stephen G. Stwora-Hail SHEPPARD MULLIN RICHTER & Kent W. Silvester HAMPTON DIEPENBROCK ELKIN GLEASON DOWNEY BRAND Charles S. Donovan David A. Diepenbrock, John James L. Deeringer V. Diepenbrock, Karen L. Diepenbrock, Bradley J. Elkin

P L E A SE RE F E R TO T HE P R AC T IC E A RE A S K E Y ON PAG E 8 F OR A DE S C RIP T ION OF A S T E RISK S A ND SP ECI A LT Y A BBRE V I AT IONS .