Gerald Carey Sterns

Gerald Carey Sterns

Aviation Lawyer

Oakland, CA





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About Me

Gerald Sterns currently focuses his practice on plaintiff's litigation referrals on major aviation accidents , products liability, and other catastrophic claims, both nationally and internationally. In a state containing more than 200,000 attorneys, Gerald Sterns was named by California Lawyer magazine as one of the top 25 attorneys in the state. Mr. Sterns has been selected for inclusion to...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (25%-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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worth the money

Posted by: Jonathan about 1 year ago.

I contacted Mr. Sterns in regards to an ongoing issue, he was helpful and professional and although I was not able to hire this attorney he was still...

Exceptional and Experienced Attorney

Posted by: Michael almost 4 years ago.

I have had the privilege and honor to work with Jerry Sterns on several matters over the years. He is not only an exceptionally skilled attorney,...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Gerald. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
David Alexander Kleczek
David Kleczek

Oakland, CA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Sterns is a master at ensuring full recovery for victims of aviation disasters.
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1960 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1977 – 2011

International Academy of Trial Lawyers


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1959 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California, Hastings College of the Law


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2013 AV Peer Review Rating



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1960- present Member

Bar Association of San Francisco

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Showing 2 of 6 publications

2007 Coffee, Tea or Handcuffs

San Diego Union Tribune

1994 "Air Crash Cases in the United States," 45-46 Netherlands Juristenblad 1109;


Speaking Engagements

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2010 Aviation Law

at Dallas Aviation Symposium

1998 World Association of Detectives

at Embry Riddle law seminar

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