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Sanford M. Cipinko

Sanford M. Cipinko

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Real Estate

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Personal Injury: 70%
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 10%



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Matthew N White

    A well-deserved excellent reputation. Sandy cares about his clients and works hard to get them the best results.


    Matthew White Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Sanford. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Sanford M. Cipinko

55 Francisco Street Suite 403
San Francisco, CA, 94133




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Trial Lawer of the YearSan Francisco Trial Lawyers Association2012
Best of the Bay Viewer's Choice AwardKRON 42010
Trial Lawyer of the Year NomineeSan Francisco Trial Lawyer's Association2008
Trial Lawyer of the Year NomineeSan Francisco Trial Lawyer's Association2004
AV ratedMartinale Hubbell1990

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Sanford M. Cipinko1999 - Present
PrincipalLaw Offices of Sanford M. Cipinko1999 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Trial Lawyers for Public JusticeMember2004 - Present
San Francisco Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1989 - Present
Bar Association of San FranciscoMember1989 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember1989 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1989 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1979 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Western Trial Lawyers Hawaii ConferenceDon't lose sight of what you cannot see. A roadmap for demonstrating hidden injury of the neck and spine.2014


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Arizona State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Western Trial Lawyers AssociationPersonal Injury2014