James A. Sarrail

Attorney in Burlingame, CA
Phi Alpha Delta. Lecturer in: Business Law, Contracts, Sales and Insurance Law, Golden Gate University, 1970-1977.
650-513-8167
Free Consultation

Areas of Law

  • Civil Practice
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Disability Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Contracts
  • Indemnity
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Product Liability
  • Construction
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Coverage
  • First and Third Party Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance Coverage
  • Automobile Liability
  • Casualty Insurance
  • Commercial Property Insurance
  • Fire Insurance
  • Civil Fraud
  • Fire Loss
  • Insurance Arbitration
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Property Damage
  • Personal Liability
  • Property Insurance Coverage
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists
  • Negligence
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Psychological Injury
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spinal Injury
  • Severe Burns
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Bus Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Personal Injury Mediation
  • Slip and Fall
  • Premises Liability
  • Negligent Security
  • Elevator Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Product Warning Labels
  • Motor Carrier Liability
  • Transportation Liability
  • Transportation Safety
  • Truck Accidents
  • Trucking Liability
  • Civil Liability
  • Torts
  • Intentional Torts
  • Tort Liability

 

Overall Client Rating

in Litigation and Personal Injury
4.8 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
5.0
Responsiveness
4.0
Quality of Service
5.0
Value for Money
5.0

  • Data based on 2 reviews
  • Recommended by 2 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 05/08/11
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Managing Partner

Admission Details

Admitted in 1968, California
U.S. District Court Central District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Additional Payment Information
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Law School Attended

    University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    Class of 1968
    J.D.

    University Attended

    Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
    Class of 1965
    B.A.
    Political Science, Honors: Dean's List

    Birth Information

    Born in 1943
    Omaha, Nebraska, May 20, 1943

    Associations & Memberships

    State Bar of California; Bar Association of San Francisco; San Mateo County Bar Association; Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California; Defense Research Institute; Pacific Coast Cl... More

    Contact Information

    Phone 1

    650-242-4320 Call Now

    Fax

    650-685-9206

    Phone 2

    877-350-8078

    Email

    Send email to James A. Sarrail


    Office Information
    James A. Sarrail
    Managing Partner
     700 Airport Boulevard, Suite 420,
    Burlingame, CA 94010-1937

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