James W. Rushford

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Deputy District Attorney, County of Ventura, 1980-1981. Minority Consultant to Senate Judiciary Committee, 1981-1983; Judge Pro Tem and Panel of Arbitrators, Sacramento County Superior Court. Commissioner, California Fair Political Practices Commission, 1993-1997. Bipartisan California Commission on Internet Political Practices, 1993. Licensed Real Estate Broker.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense
  • Toxic Torts
  • Construction Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Subrogation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
916-797-3100  Phone
916-797-3131  Fax
University Attended:
California State University at Sacramento, B.A., Government, 1975
Law School Attended:
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1998, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1979, California; 1983, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1979, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
Sacramento County Bar Association; State Bar of California; Northern California Association of Defense Counsel; Defense Research Institute; American Board of Trial Advocates.
Sgt., USAF, 1966-1970
Birth Information:
Sacramento, California, January 5, 1947

Peer Reviews

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Roseville, California

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