Steven A. Kronenberg

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  • Attorney at The Veen Firm, PC (8 Attorneys)
  • 20 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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  • Steven A. Kronenberg is an attorney on the Label Trial Team. Mr. Kronenberg’s practice helps the catastrophically injured and focuses on individuals who consumed food allergens or pathogens; workers who used defectively designed or manufactured food processing equipment; and class action claims arising from food fraud/false advertising.

    Mr. Kronenberg has more than a decade of experience litigating personal injury and product liability cases from their inception through trial and appeal. He founded the Food Law Practice Group at his former defense firm. Mr. Kronenberg’s food safety experience is also personal, as he is highly allergic to certain food products. His around-the-clock awareness helps him identify client concerns others may miss.
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Biography

Steven A. Kronenberg is an attorney on the Label Trial Team. Mr. Kronenberg's practice focuses on:

• Catastrophic Injury: including representing people who consumed food allergens or pathogens, as well as workers who used defectively designed or manufactured food processing equipment, victims of traumatic brain injury, spinal cord trauma, nerve damage, and severe orthopedic injuries arising from construction accidents, industrial accidents, dangerous premises, auto accidents, wrongful death, governmental or public entity liability, and professional negligence. Mr. Kronenberg has more than a decade of experience litigating personal injury and product liability cases from their inception through trial and appeal.

• Consumer Protection: litigating class action claims arising from food fraud, false advertising, and product defects. Mr. Kronenberg works to hold these companies accountable for violating federal and state laws.

• Employee Rights: helping workers who have suffered discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, or wage and hour violations.

Mr. Kronenberg lives in San Ramon, where he enjoys spending time with his family.

Presentations

• Panelist, Food Safety: Top Risks and How Do You Protect Your Restaurant?, Golden Gate Restaurant Association Industry Conference, April 12, 2016

• There's WHAT In My Corn Flakes?! A Food Law Update, Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC), December 2, 2015

• Speaker, Food Law Update, SFTLA Tahoe Ski and CLE Seminar, January 2015

• Interviewed in U.S. News & World Report, "Supplier: No listeria in product before going to Blue Bell," September 22, 2016

• Quoted in Larry Olmsted's New York Times Bestseller, Real Food Fake Food, published July 2016.

• Interviewed in Bloomberg Businessweek, "Rotten Tomatoes: Farmers Pay the Price for a False Food-Safety Warning," September 29, 2014

Publications

• Tip of the iceberg: tip skimming is an underreported problem, Plaintiff Magazine, June, 2016

• Food Safety: Records Help Identify Target Defendants and Trigger Insurance Coverage, Plaintiff Magazine, August, 2015

• Food Processing – A Dangerous Place To Work The machinery used to process food products may present products liability opportunities in addition to the WC remedy, August 01, 2014

• Food Law – “Natural” Food and Artificial Injustice, Plaintiff Magazine, August 01, 2013

• Food Allergy Risk Management: More Customers, Less Liability, Journal of Foodservice Business Research, March 7, 2012

Honors and Awards

• Superb Rating, Avvo

• AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Areas of Practice (99)

  • Products Liability
  • Catastrophic Personal Injury Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Psychological Injury
  • Rental Vehicle Litigation
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Subway Accidents
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Tourist Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Unintended Acceleration
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Inadequate Security
  • Negligent Security
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Premises Security
  • Private Security Litigation
  • Occupational Safety and Health
  • Industrial Accidents
  • OSHA
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Airbag Injury
  • All Terrain Vehicle Products Liability
  • Automotive Crashworthiness
  • Automotive Design Liability
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Automotive Restraints
  • Automotive Warranty Law
  • Bicycle Products Liability
  • Biomedical Products Liability
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Chemical Explosions
  • Chemical Products Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Defense
  • Drug Contamination
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Elevator Liability
  • Engineering Products Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Explosions
  • Firearms Litigation
  • Flammable Fabrics
  • Food Borne Disease
  • Food Products Liability
  • Gas Explosions
  • Heart Device Litigation
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Motorcycle Products Liability
  • Office Equipment Products Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Product Failure
  • Product Recall
  • Product Safety
  • Product Warning Labels
  • Propane Products Liability
  • Recreational Products Liability
  • Recreational Vehicle Products Liability
  • Seat Belt Injury
  • Tire Defect Litigation
  • Vehicle Rollovers
  • Warranty Law
  • Welding Products Liability
  • False Advertising
  • Consumer Protection
  • Class Actions
  • Torts
  • Labor and Employment
  • Food Labeling and Inspection
  • Consumer Class Actions

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
415-673-4800  Phone
415-771-5845  Fax
www.veenfirm.com
University Attended:
University of Pennsylvania, B.A., Honors; Major: Psychology, 1995
Law School Attended:
Temple University, J.D., Dean’s List, 1999, 2000, 2001; Distinguished Class Performance: Trial Advocacy II, Administrative Law; Law Review: Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Staff Member, 1999; Law Review: Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Symposium Editor, 2000 - 2001, 2001
Year of First Admission:
2001
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; U.S. District Court, Central District of California; U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2001, California
Memberships:
Alameda-Contra Costa Trial Lawyers Association, Member
American Association for Justice, Member
Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC), Board of Governors at Large for the Northern District
San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, Member
California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA) Legislative Committee, Member
Languages:
English
ISLN:
916396310
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (43 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 06/24/16 in Personal Injury

    I worked professionally with Steven for several years. He has a tremendous work ethic coupled with genuine care and compassion for his clients. This is exactly the combination of qualities that one should look for in an attorney.

    I worked professionally with Steven for several years. He has a tremendous work ethic coupled with genuine care and compassion for his clients. This is exactly the combination of qualities that one should look for in an attorney. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 06/22/16 in Food Products Liability

    I have known Steve for many years, having worked with him at another firm and having watched his career and his practice develop and flourish. He has impressed me as someone who is passionate about the area of law he practices in, and has always exh... Read more

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    I have known Steve for many years, having worked with him at another firm and having watched his career and his practice develop and flourish. He has impressed me as someone who is passionate about the area of law he practices in, and has always exhibited the utmost in integrity in the representation of his clients. Read less

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