John M. Vrieze

Attorney Awards

Areas of Practice (4)

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Rights
  • Public Entity Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
707-443-5643  Phone
707-444-9586  Fax
University Attended:
University of Miami, B.S., cum laude, 1974; Humboldt State University, M.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
University of Oregon, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1984, California; 1988, U.S. Supreme Court
The State Bar of California; Humboldt County Bar Association; The Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada (Secretary/Treasurer, 2009); Defense Research Institute; Association of Defense Trial Attorneys.
Birth Information:
Iowa City, Iowa, July 15, 1952
Reported Cases:
Smith v. County of Humboldt (N.D.Cal. 2003) 240 F. Supp.2d 1109; Lucchesi v. Bar-O Boys Ranch (2003) 353 F.3d 691; Kendrick v. City of Eureka (2000) 82 Cal.App.4th 363; Youngworth v. Stark (1991) 232 Cal.App.3d 395; Merriman v. Walton (1988) 856 F.2d 1333.

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (3 reviews)
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Eureka, California

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