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William Francis Adams

William Francis Adams Deceased

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CADeceased 197505/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Champion of JusticeBar Association of San Francisco2006
Member Executive Committee and Board of DirectorsCommonwealth Club of California2003
Ethics Hot-Line Distinguished Service AwardCalifornia Psychological Association2000
Excellence in Leadership AwardU.S. Department of Labor1996
Member, UCLA Law ReviewUniversity of California, Los Angeles School of Law1974
Extern, Executive Office of the PresidentWhite House Office of Telecommunications Policy1974
Phi Beta KappaUniversity of California, Santa Barbara1972
President's Undergraduate Fellowship AwardUniversity of California1972

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFeldman Waldman & Kline1992 - 1997
PartnerKauff McClain & McGuire LLP1990 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Alameda-Contra Costa Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Eastern Alameda County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Revzoom, Inc.Member, Board of Directors2008 - Present
Bar Association of San FranciscoMember, Committee on Cy Pres Awards2006 - Present
Alameda County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Commonwealth Club of CaliforniaSecretary & General Counsel2003 - Present
California Psychological AssociationHotline Attorney Northern California1995 - Present
California State Bar Labor & Employment SectionMember1980 - Present
Office of Telecommunications Policy, Executive Office of the President, Washington, D.C.Extern, Office of General Counsel1974 - 1974

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Shoars v. Providian National BankConfidential dollar settlement for class members
Clark v. Westrec Marina Management, Inc.Jury found sex discrimination and punitive damages

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
California State Bar Labor & Employment Section Annual MeetingThrough Private Places With Gun & Camera: Privacy Discovery in California Courts2008
American Board of Vocational Experts Annual Conference Proceedings10 Golden Rules for Experts Facing Cross-examination2005
California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)Discovery in Wrongful Termination Cases1987
Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law JournalDrugs and Alcohol in the Workplace: Law, Technology & Policy1986
Santa Clara Computer and High Technology Law JournalExpress Specifications Warranties: The Essential Contract Right in the Age of Quality1986

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
National Institute of Trial AdvocacyLitigationCertificate1988
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
University of California - Santa BarbaraN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California State Bar Labor & Employment Section Annual MeetingWorkplace Privacy: Real or Imagined?2008
Prosecuting the First World Trade Center BombersHow The Bombers Were Convicted2006
American Board of Vocational Experts Annual MeetingSurviving Cross-examination as an Expert Witness2005
Gerry Spence and The Smoking GunReview of the Patriot Act and Gerry Spence's Famous Trials2003
Sexual Harassment & Employment Discrimination SeminarSexual Harassment1997
Use of Psychological ExpertsHow to Examine Expert Psychological Witnesses1996
Employment Law ConferenceWrongful Termination Law1995
National Employment Law Institute Discrimination LawSexual Harassment / Discrimination1989
American Society of Industrial Security Conference & Numerous othersDrug Testing in the Workplace1985