Paul Frassetto

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  • Proprietor at Frassetto Law Offices (1 Attorney)
  • 505 Montgomery Street, 10th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111
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Twenty-Six years experience in all aspects of civil litigation. Since 1987, practice has focused primarily on attorney conduct claims, including legal malpractice, fiduciary and ethics violation claims, fee disputes, malicious prosecution and probate fiduciary litigation. Attorney-client disputes have involved a great variety of underlying matters, ranging from construction litigation to probate to bankruptcy to personal injury to business transactions. Conducted numerous complicated jury and court trials of legal malpractice claims. Obtained highest legal malpractice jury verdict ($10,600,000) in California at the time. Expert witness in areas of ethics, breach of fiduciary duties and standard of care. Selected to American Arbitration Association, Legal Practice Dispute Resolution Panel of Arbitrators. Mediator with Bar Association of San Francisco Early Settlement Program. AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell. Partner: Zitrin & Frassetto, 2007-2009; Gwire & Frassetto, L.L.P., 1997-2001; Martin & Frassetto, 1990. Of Counsel, Zitrin & Mastromonaco, 2005-2007. Owner, Frassetto Law Offices, 2002-2004. Sole Proprietor, Law Offices of Paul A. Frassetto, 1991-1996. Associate Attorney: Law Offices of Philip Martin, 1987-1989; Law Offices of Richard Dinallo, 1984-1987.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Legal Malpractice
  • Attorney Fee Disputes
  • Legal Ethics
  • Civil Litigation
  • Probate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
415-354-2700  Phone
University Attended:
University of California, Berkeley, B.A., with honors, 1979
Law School Attended:
University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984, California
Bar Association of San Francisco; State Bar of California (Certified Legal Malpractice Law Specialist); American Arbitration Association.
Birth Information:
Salinas, California, May 30, 1957

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • 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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San Francisco, California

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