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

Kerr & Wagstaffe partners James Wagstaffe and Michael von Loewenfeldt, and associate Melissa Perry, received the 2017 Calfornia Lawyer Attorneys of the Year (CLAY) Awards for their trial win in Sander v. State Bar of California, CPF08508880 (… Read More
Second Unanimous Jury Verdict in as Many Months for Firm (San Luis Obispo, California, March 16, 2017).  A unanimous jury in San Luis Obispo found Defendants CalCoastNews and its owner Karen Velie and Senior Correspondent Daniel Blackburn liable for… 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.