Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes, Landlord & Tenant, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Insurance, Construction & Development, General Practice, Mesothelioma & Asbestos
Karyne Ghantous, Esq. is the owner of Ghantous Law Corporation, a litigation firm specializing in the representation of businesses involved in civil, commercial, insurance and employment litigation. Ms. Ghantous has been practicing for over 15 years primarily in the insurance defense industry. She is a 1994 graduate of UCLA and a 1997 graduate of UC Hastings College of the Law. Ms. Ghantous is a resident of Contra Costa County and a Board member of the Women’s section of the Contra Costa County Bar Association.
Ghantous Law Corporation specializes in the legal representation of business owners and corporations involved in civil, commercial, contract, insurance, employment and housing litigation matters. The firm has a proven track record of serving its clients in all sectors of the business world, and offers top notch advocacy with successful results without sacrificing the objective most clients determine long before litigation becomes necessary.
The firm has successfully defended small and large companies, through trial, and regularly provides general advice and counsel to clients in a broad range of businesses, landlords, property owners and property managers. Ghantous Law Corporation regularly counsels property management companies, public and private premises owners, general contractors, interior design firms, radio station and billboard owners, labor services providers and various companies in specialized industries across the world.
Licensed since 1997
Hourly ($295-350/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
Karyne is an extremely savvy and effective attorney who gets results for her clients. She is very straightforward with clients when advising them on the pros and cons of their cases, and conducts herself with the utmost professionalism. I would never hesitate to refer clients to her.
Susanne Brown Government Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Green certificate||Barkley Court Reporters||2013|
|Trial Attorney||De La Housaye & Associates||2007 - 2009|
|Litigation Attorney||Burnham Brown||2000 - 2007|
|Associate||Hardin, Cook, Loper, Engl and Bergez||1998 - 2000|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Defense Research Institute, Law Institute||N/A||2013 - Present|
|Contra Costa County Bar Association, Litigation Section||N/A||2013 - Present|
|California Women Lawyers||Member||2012 - Present|
|Best's Recommended Defense Attorneys||N/A||2012 - Present|
|San Ramon Chamber BRN||BRN Member||2011 - Present|
|Contra Costa County Bar Association, Women's Section||Board Member||2007 - Present|
|Schlicker v. Rodriguez et al., Festejo v. Cal Trans||Contractor prevailed.|
|Loli Victoria Wang v. Sutter Hotel||Nonsuit granted after plaintiff opened given lack of experts|
|Angela Spanos v. Anderson Trust||Settled|
|Employment Discrimination Report blog quoted||Chef With Nut Allergy: Feasibility Of The Accommodation Versus Its Cost||2013|
|PARMA||Civil Code Section 2782, Elimination of Certificate of Merit Requirements?||2009|
|University of California, Hastings College of the Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|University of California - Los Angeles||Psychology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|
|Girl Scout Troop Career Meeting||Selecting A Job You Love||2013|
|MCLE Spectacular||Navigating Gender Bias||2011|
|Business Referral Network||What To Do When Your Company Gets Sued||2011|