Stephen Harrington has been practicing law for 18 years and specializes in environmental and toxic tort claims involving property damage and personal injury. He represents clients in both state and federal court in the defense of various litigation cases involving pollution and remediation claims, and California’s Safe Drinking Water & Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 – Proposition 65. He represents manufacturers, suppliers, contractors and property owners in claims involving benzene, asbestos, mold, lead, silica, and similar toxic tort claims. He efficiently and effectively handles all aspects of the litigation process, including Alternative Dispute Resolution, trials, and appeals. Stephen has also handled the defense of general civil litigation matters, including catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death claims, product liability, premises liability and governmental tort liability claims.
Stephen graduated from University of San Francisco with a B.A. in Politics. He received his J.D. from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 2002. During law school, he was a Staff Writer and Assistant Managing Editor of McGeorge’s international law journal, The Transnational Lawyer. He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2002 and is licensed to appear in the United States District Court for the Northern and Eastern Districts of California.
Stephen is an active member of various local county bar associations and the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.