Stephen M. Fuerch

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Stephen M. Fuerch, an Oakland injury lawyer, possesses 35 years of legal experience and is adept at handling nearly all civil litigation matters with a particular concentration in serious personal injury, business disputes, and employment law. Mr. Fuerch has earned an excellent reputation among Oakland personal injury law firms, as evidenced by his Martindale-Hubbell "AV" peer rating, indicating that his peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.In addition to being a skilled injury lawyer in Oakland, Mr. Fuerch sees the value in seeking alternative ways to resolve disputes. He frequently represents his clients in mediations and often serves as a trained mediator, helping others resolve their disputes.In an important California Appeals Court Case, Mr. Fuerch went up against one of the country's largest and most preeminent labor & employment litigation law firms, arguing that one employee "staring" at another could constitute actionable sexual harassment under the California Fair Employment and Housing Act. The court ruled in favor of Mr. Fuerch that depending on the facts of a particular case that staring could constitute harassment.

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Products Liability
  • Slip and Fall
  • Construction Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Real Property
  • Civil Liability
  • Employment Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
925-463-1073  Phone
University Attended:
California State University at Chico, B.S., 1970
Law School Attended:
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, J.D., 1975
Year of First Admission:
1975, California
Alameda County and Southern Alameda County Bar Associations; State Bar of California.
Birth Information:
Alameda, California, March 17, 1945
Reported Cases:
Birschtein v. New United Motors Manufacturing, Inc., 92 Cal. App. 4, 994, 112 Cal. Reporter 2nd, 347, 2001.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Pleasanton, California

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