Scott L. Gassaway

Scott L. Gassaway: Attorney with Wilke Fleury AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Wilke Fleury
  • 400 Capitol Mall, 22nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814
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  • Scott L. Gassaway has been with Wilke Fleury continuously since January of 1973. He joined the firm upon completing his legal education at the University of California at Davis where he was a member of the Law Review.

    Scott provides substantial support and legal defense to physicians and physicians groups, hospitals and other healthcare professionals in medical malpractice defense. He also provides defense in regards to constitutional issues.
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Scott L. Gassaway has been with Wilke, Fleury, Hoffelt, Gould & Birney, LLP, continuously since January of 1973. He joined the firm upon completing his legal education at the University of California at Davis where he was a member of the Law Review.Admissions
•United States Supreme Court
•United States Court of Appeal (9th Circuit)
•United States District Court
•Eastern District of California
•Supreme Court of the State of California and all other courts of the StateMemberships
•American Board of Trial Advocates
•California Medical Legal Committee
•American Bar Association
•State Bar of California
•Sacramento County Bar Association
•Ethics Committee, Shriners Hospitals for Children
•Bar Council, 1981 - 1982
•Chairman, Lawyer Referral and Information Service
•Defense Research Institute
•Northern California Association of Defense Counsel
•Co-Chair, Bench Bar Media Committee, 1988-1989Employment
Wilke, Fleury, Hoffelt, Gould & Birney:
•Associate Attorney (1973 - 1978)
•Partner (1978 - present)
•Managing Partner (1988 - 1999)

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Professional Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
916-229-8403  Phone
916.441.2430  Phone
916.442.6664  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
University of California at Santa Barbara; University of California at Davis, J.D., 1972
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1972, California; U.S. Supreme Court
Sacramento County Bar Association; State Bar of California; Defense Research Institute; Northern California Association of Defense Counsel; American Board of Trial Advocates.

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  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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