Mr. Campbell has been a civil litigator for over 30 years. He has successfully represented individuals, corporations, partnerships, trustees and executors in cases involving a wide range of legal issues, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, will and trust contests, business torts and trade secrets. Mr. Campbell has significant experience and expertise with real estate litigation in particular, including failures to disclose, fraud, quiet title actions, easement disputes, encroachments, trespass, nuisance and safe harbor litigation.
Mr. Campbell has been awarded a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV Preeminent, signifying the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability, for 14 consecutive years. He has also been recognized as a California Super Lawyer. Mr. Campbell’s accomplishments include a $4.9 million arbitration award against McGaw, Inc., a publicly traded multinational corporation, and a $28 million dollar jury verdict on behalf of the Schlinger Foundation in Schlinger Foundation v. Smith, et al.
Mr. Campbell is chairman of the St. Mark Board of Trustees, and former attorney coach of the Dos Pueblos Mock Trial team.
Mr. Campbell received his B.A. from the University of Arizona in 1977 and his J.D. Magna Cum Laude from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1980, where he was a member of Law Review. He was admitted to the California Bar that same year, and has since been admitted to the United States Courts of Appeals for the Ninth and Third Circuits, and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Eastern Districts of California.
Rogers, Sheffield & Campbell, LLP
427 E. Carrillo Street
Santa Barbara, CA, 93101
|Partner||Rogers Sheffield & Campbell||1989 - Present|
|Associate||Cappello & Foley||1983 - 1987|
|Associate||Goux, Romasanta & Cappello||1982 - 1983|
|Associate||Gresham, Varner, Savage, Nolan & Tilden||1980 - 1982|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Santa Barbara County Bar Association||Chief Financial Officer||2011 - Present|
|University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego||JD - Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude||1980|
|University of Arizona, Tucson||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1977|
|2nd Annual Mandatory CLE Conference||Expedited Jury Trials||2011|
|Rotary Club||Preventing Workplace Embezzlement||2008|
|Ogilvie v. Wilson et al||Judgment for Defendant, fees and sanctions against plaintiff.|
|Schlinger Foundation v. Smith, et al||Obtained $28,000,000 jury verdict.|
|Harake v. David Lewis Construction||$250,000 arbitration award|
|Thornbury v. Edwards Theaters||$1,000,000 settlement for client|
|Sullivan v. McGaw||$1,000,000 settlement for client.|
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