Casey Kaufman – Of Counsel

Casey Kaufman | Accident Injury Attorneys in Sacramento | You Got Injured
Casey Kaufman – Of Counsel
ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Oakland Office

Personal Injury Attorneys Sacramento, CA | You Got Injured

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Oakland, CA 94611

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Casey Kaufman has represented injured people for over 15 years. He specializes in matters against insurance companies, government entities, large corporate interests, and product/medical device/pharmaceutical manufacturers.

Casey graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in Environmental Sciences. While at the University of San Francisco School of Law he was a published member of the USF Law Review.

Casey Kaufman is licensed to practice law in California, Arizona, Nevada, Washington, and the District of Columbia. He has experience across a wide variety of personal injury matters and has successfully represented clients who have suffered life-changing injuries or have lost a loved one.

For his entire career, Casey has been very active in local and state-wide legal associations that focus on access to justice and consumer safety issues. Casey was the chair of the Consumer Attorneys of California New Lawyers Division and has been a member of the CAOC Board of Governors for over 10 years. He is also currently on the Board of Directors for the Alameda-Contra Costa County Trial Lawyers’ Association.

Casey has lived in the Bay Area for over 25 years, currently in Alameda with his wife and three children.

    Publications

  • Full Investigation of the Accident Scene Can Reveal Other Responsible Parties, Advocate, May 2017
  • The Person Most Qualified Deposition – Tools and Tips, CAOC Forum, March/April 2016
  • Fully Investigating the Car vs. Pedestrian Incident, Plaintiff Magazine, July 2015
  • The Public Entity Case for the Pedestrian and Bicyclist, Plaintiff Magazine, July 2014
  • Bauman, the Supreme Court, and the Gutting of General Jurisdiction, The Trial Lawyer, Spring 2014
  • Order of Putting on your Witnesses, CAOC Forum, November/December 2012
  • The Quest for Diversity in the Plaintiffs’ Bar: Statistics and Reflections, The Trial Lawyer, Spring 2011
  • Whither San Mateo County: No Longer Where Plaintiffs Fear to File?, The Trial Lawyer, Fall 2010
  • Do Auto Products Liability Claims Have Life After Bankruptcy?, The Trial Lawyer, Fall 2009
  • Enforcing Judgments Against Local Public Entities In California, The Trial Lawyer, Summer 2009
  • Effective Use of the PMK Deposition, The Trial Lawyer, Summer, 2008
  • Design Immunity: Discovery to Defeat Summary Judgment, CAOC Forum, Volume 38, Number 5, September/October 2008
  • Oregon v. Ashcroft: The Attorney General’s Attempt to Override State Controlled Medical Practice, 37 U.S.F. L.Rev., Summer 2003 (cited at 7 Witkin, Summary 10th (2005) Constitutional Law, 572)

    Bar Admissions

  • California 2004
  • Nevada 2006
  • Arizona 2007
  • District of Columbia 2007
  • Washington 2010
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona

    Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. – 2004
    • Law Review
  • University of California, Berkeley, California
    • B.A. – 1999
    • Major: Environmental Sciences

    Honors and Awards

  • 2021 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Oakland: This award signifies the highest overall peer-feedback for one lawyer per specialty and location.
  • Best Lawyers Every Year Since 2014: For personal injury litigation. Nominated lawyers are voted on by their peers for inclusion in this elite group.
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent: Highest Level of Professional Excellence and Ethical Standing
  • SuperLawyers 2016-2020: Given to 5% of attorneys through peer evaluation.
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2009-2015: Given to 2.5% of lawyers under 40 years of age.
  • The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • CAOC Presidential Award of Merit 2011; 2012

    Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Consumer Attorneys of California: Board of Governors since 2008
  • Consumer Attorneys of California: Past Chair New Lawyers Division
  • Alameda-Contra Costa Trial Lawyers Association: Board of Directors
  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association: Member
  • American Association for Justice: Member
  • Attorneys Information Exchange Group: Member

    Past Employment Positions

  • The Brandi Law Firm – Attorney
  • Law Offices of Stephan C. Volker – Clerk
  • Alameda County District Attorney Environmental and Consumer Protection Division – Clerk
  • Carroll, Burdick & McDonough – Paralegal
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