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George Kawamoto - San Francisco, CA

870 Market StreetSuite 1285 San Francisco, CA 94102

Updated: 07/20/2022

San Francisco Class Actions - Plaintiff Lawyer

Overview

FRATERNITIES/SORORITIES:

Hastings Pro Bono Society

About George Kawamoto

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Class Actions - Plaintiff
  • Elder Law
  • Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death - Plaintiff

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2011

Other Affiliations

  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Asian American Bar Association, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Bar Association of San Francisco, 2009 - Present (Member)
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, 2011 - Present (Member)
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2019 - 2021
  • 2022 Super Lawyer

Classes and Seminars

  • “Elder Abuse Cases”, March 17, 2018, Berkeley Elder Rights Abuse Panel, Berkeley, CA
  • “In The Beginning”, November 17, 2017, CANHR Elder Law Conference, Monterey, CA

Pro Bono Activities

  • Hastings Pro Bono Society

Past Positions

  • Asian Law Caucus, Law Clerk, 2009
  • Huckleberry Youth Programs, Executive Assistant, 2005 - 2008

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California, 2011
    J.D.
    Law Journal: Hastings Women's Law Journal, Editor-in-Chief, 2010 - 2011
  • University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2003
    B.S.
    Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    Major: Comparative Literature
    Major: Japanese Language and Literature

Articles

Published Works

  • "Letting Elders Down: Falls and Traumatic Brain Injuries at Long-Term Care Facilities”, Forum, July/August (co-authored with Kathryn Stebner)
  • “Elder Abuse Class Actions: Notes from the Long and Winding Road”, The Gavel, Summer 2019 (co-authored with Kathryn Stebner)
  • "Mentoring for a Public Good", 22 Hastings Women's L. J. 361, Summer, 2011

Office Information

Address

870 Market StreetSuite 1285 San Francisco, CA 94102

Fax

  • 415-362-9801

Achievements

Honors

  • Pretrial Practice, WITKIN Award, 2011
  • Negotiation and Mediation, CALI Award, 2011

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