William Gwire

Attorney in Emeryville, CA
Rated AV through Martindale, as well as a Martindale "Preeminent Lawyer." Voted as one of Worth Magazine's Top 100 Lawyers in the U.S., 2006-2008. Selected One of California's "Go To" Lawyers for Plaintiff's Legal Malpractice Cases. Selected Northern California Super Lawyer, 2005—. Achieved the #40 largest verdict in the United States, and #6 largest verdict in California in 2010 with a $50 million dollar jury verdict against Shell Oil Company in Los Angeles Superior Court; handled through trial, what is likely the largest fee dispute in history, the $200 million dispute arising out of the breast implant litigation which was tried in Michigan State Court in 1996.
877-654-3159
Legal MalpracticeAttorney Fee DisputesFiduciary LitigationLegal Ethics
Legal Malpractice
80%
Attorney Fee Disputes
10%
Fiduciary Litigation
5%
Legal Ethics
5%
Other Areas of Law
Real Estate Litigation, Professional Negligence

 

Overall Client Rating

in Legal Malpractice, Labor and Employment and Litigation
5.0 out of 5.0

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

  • Data based on 3 reviews
  • Recommended by 3 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 10/28/13
Posted by a Consumer on 10/28/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
Bill makes the extra effort to be very well prepared for your day in court.
If Bill decides to take your case - be prepared to win.
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Posted by a Consumer on 09/10/13
Recommended
5.0 out of 5.0
I recommend Mr. Giro with my highest confidence. His service is outstanding and he stands tall from the complicated legal field with simplicity and sincerity! He communicated with me on all details with clear recommendations in a easy to understand manner. His recommendation was always for the benefit of clients that's clear from his own interests. After all, it is the recommendation of strategy that makes an attorney's service essential and crucial to the case. I can never thank him enough!
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Member

Admission Details

Admitted in 1974, California and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
1984, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Law School Attended

Golden Gate University
Class of 1974
J.D.
with high honors

University Attended

Boise State University
Class of 1971
B.A.

Birth Information

Born in 1946
Hof, Germany, November 27, 1946

Military

U.S. Air Force, Air Rescue and Recovery, 1966-1970

Associations & Memberships

Bar Association of San Francisco (Arbitrator, Fee Disputes, 1991—; Member, Litigation Section); State Bar of California (Arbitrator, Fee Disputes, 1991—); American Bar Association (Me... More

Contact Information

Phone

415-296-8880 Call Now

Fax

415-296-8029

Email

Send email to William Gwire


Office Information
William Gwire
Member
 1250 45th Street, Suite 310,
Emeryville, CA 94608

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