Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP, San Francisco

Winning record. National reach.

Founded in 1999, Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP's San Francisco litigators and appellate attorneys have a national reputation for excellence. We advise and represent a diverse array of clients, including Fortune 500 companies, start-up and closely-held business ventures, public entities, judges, law firms and individuals alike, in an equally diverse range of disputes. Our practice is nationwide in matters spanning from two-party disputes to complex class actions.

We take pride in our record of success for our clients, who often come to us through other attorneys. We are often sought out by law firms that refer — or partner with us on — the toughest cases and most challenging appeals.

Our attorneys have come to us from top law schools and well-respected law firms. Each is committed to the highest level of ethics, professionalism and advocacy. Each aspires to be a contributor to the field, carrying out their commitment to the legal profession through teaching, writing and pro bono work.

We welcome you to learn more about Kerr & Wagstaffe. Contact us to discuss your legal matter.

Firm Highlights

K&W founding partner Jim Wagstaffe, former co-author of The Rutter Group Practice Guide Federal Civil Procedure Before Trial, the nation’s leading guide on federal court practice, has signed a deal with LexisNexis to create a multimedia gui… Read More
The 2016 Super Lawyers selections have been officially announced, and seven attorneys from Kerr & Wagstaffe were selected: four to Super Lawyers and three to Rising Stars. Founding partner Jim Wagstaffe was selected to Super Lawyers and was also… Read More

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Since 1999, Kerr & Wagstaffe's attorneys have been honored as Super Lawyers, a rating service from Thomson Reuters that recognizes the achievement of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional success.