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Jeff Gerard Harmeyer

Jeff Gerard Harmeyer

Practice areas:

Commercial, Construction & Development, General Practice, Contracts & Agreements, Business, Litigation, Appeals

About Me

Jeff G. Harmeyer is a graduate of Iowa State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering and Business Administration in 1982.  Mr. Harmeyer was employed by general contractors and construction managers from 1982 through 1987, acting as project engineer and project manager on commercial construction projects in Texas and California.  In 1987, he entered the University of San Diego School of Law and was awarded a Juris Doctor degree in 1990.

After admittance to the bar in 1990, Mr. Harmeyer developed extensive litigation experience in construction contract disputes, products liability, personal injury, business litigation and general civil litigation.  Mr. Harmeyer has significant jury trial experience, having completed numerous jury trials throughout California.   He has often argued before the Fourth District Court of Appeal on business related legal issues as well as important general civil law matters.  Mr. Harmeyer is an expert on warranty law, products liability, insurance and indemnity.  His practice continues to emphasize business related matters, construction contract disputes and products liability.  He provides sound business advice and directs litigation matters for his clients throughout California, as well as the Southwest United States.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Commercial: 30%
  2. Construction & Development: 20%
  3. Appeals: 10%
  4. Litigation: 10%
  5. Other: 30%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($155-350/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

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Contact Info

Harmeyer Law Group, APC

110 W "A" St #950
San Diego, CA, 92101-3712

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199008/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2010
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2009
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale-Hubbell2008
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale-Hubbell2007
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2006
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2005
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2004
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2003
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2002
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale Hubbell2001
Peer Review Rating - AV Preeminent 5.0Martindale-Hubbell2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderHarmeyer Law Group. APC2010 - Present
PartnerMcAtee Harmeyer LLP1998 - 2010
AssociateHiggs, Fletcher & Mack, LLP1994 - 1998
AssociateMcInnis, Fitzgerald, Rees, Sharkey & McIntyre1989 - 1994

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
DRI - The Voice of the Defense BarMember2009 - Present
Association of Business Trial Lawyers (San Diego chapter)Member1998 - Present
Associated General Contractors of AmericaAffiliate Member1998 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1991 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
San Diego County Bar Associationmember1991 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Erreca's v. Superior CourtDefining the legal basis for good faith settlement
Regan Roofing Co. v. Superior CourtDistinguishing concepts of contractual indemnity from insurance
Jiminez v. Superior CourtApplying the economic loss rule to product liability

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
West Coast CasualtyJUDICIAL COUNCIL AUTHORITY AND THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO CALIFORNIA RULES OF COURT, RULE 3.13802008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Univ of San Diego SOLJuris DoctorLaw1990
Iowa State UnivBachelor of Scieceundergraduate1982

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Construction Defect Seminar15th Annual West Coast Casualty2008