Barry L. Bunshoft practices in the area of litigation, including business litigation, construction, insurance, intellectual property, marine and energy, and sports and recreation. He has more than 40 years' experience as a litigator and has worked on many high-profile trials, both criminal and civil.
Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Bunshoft served as a deputy attorney general for the State of California, prosecuting business and consumer fraud cases.
In addition to his work as a trial lawyer, Mr. Bunshoft has been a frequent speaker at seminars for the construction industry, the insurance industry, the ski industry and fellow lawyers. He has served on the boards of the Save San Francisco Bay Association, the Webb Schools of California and the Coro Foundation. He also has served as the member for the United States on the Legal Committee of the International Ski Federation and was named a Super Lawyer for Northern California.
A member of the American Bar Association and the Bar Association of San Francisco, Mr. Bunshoft is a 1961 graduate of Harvard Law School and a graduate of the University of Massachusetts.
•Duane Morris LLP
- Of Counsel, 2006-present
•Hancock Rothert & Bunshoft LLP
- Partner, 1975-2005
- Chairman, 1985-2000
•Cushing Cullinan Hancock & Rothert
- Partner, 1970-75
- Associate, 1965-70
•State of California
- Deputy Attorney General, 1961-1965
•United States Navy
- Lieutenant, USNR
Honors & Awards
•Best Lawyers in America
•Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition, Business Litigation, 2010
•Northern California Super Lawyers
•Who's Who Legal California 2009 for Insurance and Reinsurance
• AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Civic and Charitable Activities
•International Ski Federation
- Legal Committee, Member for the United States
Selected Speaking Engagements
•Frequent speaker at seminars for the construction industry, the insurance industry, the ski industry and fellow lawyers, sponsored by, among others, the American Bar Association, the State Bars of California and Idaho, Andrews, Mealeys, the Construction Forum, the Practicing Law Institute, Fulcrum, Lloyd's of London and the National Ski Areas Association.