California Lawyer recognizes James Wagstaffe, Michael von Loewenfeldt, and Melissa Perry for 2017 CLAY Awards win

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
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Kerr & Wagstaffe Wins $1.1 million Verdict for Client in Defamation Trial

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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James Wagstaffe, Michael von Loewenfeldt, and Melissa Perry receive 2016 CLAY Award

Congratulations to attorneys James Wagstaffe, Michael von Loewenfeldt, and Melissa Perry for winning the 2016 Calfornia Lawyer Attorneys of the Year Awards! View our full flier here. Read More
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News coverage of our $11M trial win in Wadler v. Bio-Rad

A unanimous federal jury in San Francisco found that Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. illegally fired its former General Counsel in retaliation for blowing the whistle on what he reasonably believed were violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The… Read More
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Former General Counsel Wins Nearly $11 Million Verdict Against Fortune 1000 Company in Whistleblower Retaliation Trial

(San Francisco, California, February 7, 2017). A unanimous federal jury in San Francisco found that Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. illegally fired its former General Counsel in retaliation for blowing the whistle on what he reasonably believed were viola… Read More
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K&W attorneys interviewed on updates in Huskins v. Vallejo

K&W attorney Kevin Clune was interviewed on ABC 7 about the search for key evidence in Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn’s lawsuit against the Vallejo Police Department.  Watch the video here.   K&W subsequently obtained an order permitting… Read More
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Sander v. State Bar – Court Affirms State Bar Decision to Protect Privacy Rights of Attorneys

November 7, 2016 – In a case tried by Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP, the San Francisco Superior Court has issued a decision that protects the privacy of hundreds of thousands of California lawyers. The Court ruled in favor of the State Bar of California… Read More
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ABC 7 News reports on home invasion potentially linked to Denise Huskins' kidnapper

Dublin police are investigating a home invasion that they believe might be linked to other home invasions in the area, including the March 2015 kidnapping of K&W’s client Denise Huskins. ABC 7 News reported on the investigation and intervie… Read More
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NBC Bay Area interviews Jim Wagstaffe on new development in Huskins/Quinn v. City of Vallejo

NBC Bay Area interviewed Jim Wagstaffe on a new development in the case Denise Huskins and Aaron Quinn v. City of Vallejo. Documents produced by the Huntington Beach Police Department reveal that Denise Huskins cooperated with the police when her kid… Read More
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Jim Wagstaffe Speaks at Walk the Talk Event at Bar Association of San Francisco

On August 24, 2016 Jim Wagstaffe was the guest speaker at a Walk the Talk event called “Trial: Voir Dire and Understanding the Jury.” Walk the Talk is an interactive teaching program for new attorneys put on by the Bar Association of San… Read More
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