The firm's members and founders include two past presidents of the American Association for Justice (formerly known as The Association of Trial Lawyers of America), a past president of the California State Bar Association, a past president of the Consumer Attorneys of California (formerly known as The California Trial Lawyers Association), a past president of the Western Trial Lawyers Association and five past presidents of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (formerly the San Diego Trial Lawyers Association). Firm members have received numerous awards from trial lawyers associations, both for trial results and for contributions to California's civil justice system. Members of the firm are featured in "Best Lawyers in America" and "Super Lawyers." Based on the contributions of the firm, an award was set up in perpetuity by Consumer Attorneys of San Diego named "The David S. Casey, Jr. Consumer Advocacy Award" which is given out each year to lawyers who contribute to consumer rights in California. Also, the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego have honored the founding member of the firm, David S. Casey, Sr., by naming its prestigious Trial Lawyer of the Year Award after him.
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5.0/5.0 Review for Wendy M. Behan by a Managing Partner on 01/27/15 in Personal Injury
Professionally, Wendy is incredibly hard working, organized, and knowledgeable. Personally, Wendy is an incredibly human being, mentor, leader and role model for women throughout the community.
5.0/5.0 Review for Wendy M. Behan by a Sole Practitioner on 01/15/15 in Personal Injury
Wendy is a highly competent and talented attorney, and vigorous advocate for her clients. She's also a well-respected leader in the legal community locally and statewide.
4.5/5.0 Review for Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield, LLP on 09/14/10 in Personal Injury.
I find this firm to be very professional, knowledgeable and helpful. I highly recommend this firm.
2.0/5.0 Review for Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield, LLP on 01/28/11 in Personal Injury.
Communication could be greatly improved. During the process we never consulted with a lawyer. The process takes way too long. For the amount of disruption in a person's life we did not get very much money. I am not happy that I had to pay as much... Read more
Communication could be greatly improved. During the process we never consulted with a lawyer. The process takes way too long. For the amount of disruption in a person's life we did not get very much money. I am not happy that I had to pay as much as I did and the service was terrible. Read lessRead less