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Scott David Righthand

Scott David Righthand

Practice areas:

Brain Injury, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Car Accidents

About Me

The Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C. was founded in 1992 and provides clients in the San Francisco area with outstanding representation in all types of personal injury cases. Attorney Scott Righthand is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been named to The Best Lawyers in America for 6 consecutive years, from 2009-2014. In addition, he was selected for the list of Northern California Super Lawyers for 2007-2014 and is rated Superb by Avvo. If you need a dedicated lawyer to represent your personal injury case in the Bay Area, call our team at the Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C. or our website today!

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Car Accidents: 20%
    33 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
    33 years, 250 cases
  3. Birth Injury: 20%
    33 years, 200 cases
  4. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    33 years, 500 cases
  5. Brain Injury: 20%
    33 years, 500 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Ayanna La'kiedra Jenkins-Toney

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Ayanna Jenkins-Toney Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Ralph Lawrence Jacobson

    Scott is among the premier lawyers in the personal injury field in California. His work is of the highest quality, and he is very loyal to his clients. I give him my highest possible recommendation.

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    Ralph Jacobson Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C.

275 Battery St
suite 1300
San Francisco, CA, 941111

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197905/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Best Lawyers In AmericaThe Best Lawyers In America2014
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
The Best Lawyers in AmericaThe Best Lawyers in America2013
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
The Best Lawyers in AmericaThe Best Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2011
The Best Lawyers in AmericaThe Best Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2010
The Best Lawyers In AmericaThe Best Lawyers In America2010
FellowLitigation Counsel of America2009
Nominee for Streetfighter of the YearConsumer Attorneys of California2009
Nominee for Consumer Attorney of the YearConsumer Attorneys of California2009
The Best Lawyers In AmericaThe Best Lawyers in America2009
Northern California Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Northern California Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2008
Northern California Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerLaw Office of Scott Righthand, PC1992 - Present
PartnerBostwick & Tehin1982 - 1992
AssociateFurth Fahrner & Wong1979 - 1982

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Francisco Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1979 - 1989
Bar Association of San FranciscoMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
CAOC Forum MagazineMedical Malpractice: In the Trenches2006
California Government Tort Liability PracticeeditorN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of ColoradoN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association Tahoe MeetingDeposing the Defense Expert in Failure to Diagnose Cases2013
National Conference of PodiatristsAvoiding MalpracticeN/A