Jacqueline Ravenscroft is a partner at Tobener Ravenscroft LLP. She has represented hundreds of tenants in wrongful eviction, habitability, and personal injury claims and helped secure millions on behalf of clients. Jacqueline was selected to the 2017 Northern California Rising Star list by Super Lawyers, an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 2.5% of attorneys in Northern California receive this distinction.
Tobener Ravenscroft LLP is the leading tenant and renters rights firm in the San Francisco Bay Area. The firm has collected millions of dollars on behalf of its clients, assisting more than 10,000 tenants through wrongful evictions, intractable repair issues, landlord harassment and discrimination, and landlord-caused injuries.
The firm has a 95% success rate and won the 2014 SF Bay Guardian Business of the Year. It has been featured in California Lawyer magazine, the Daily Journal, and has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, the New York Times, Wired, and Reuters. The firm is dedicated to employee activism, and sponsors all of its lawyers to volunteer weekly at legal nonprofits, equaling nearly 500 community hours each year. The firm is respected as a leader in tenant law among its peers and has represented countless attorneys and the San Francisco Tenants Union.
Jacqueline has completed her undergraduate education at the University of California, Santa Cruz, double majoring in Politics and Latin American Studies and graduating summa cum laude. Ms. Ravenscroft went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree cum laude from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2011. During law school, Ms. Ravenscroft was Executive Editor of the Hastings International and Comparative Law Review. She also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award and Witkin Award for Excellence. Ms. Ravenscroft has been involved in tenant rights since law school. Since then, she has represented hundreds of tenants in wrongful eviction, habitability, and personal injury claims. She is experienced in trials, arbitrations, and Rent Board hearings.
Tobener Ravenscroft LLP has helped tenants deal with variety of other issues such as rent control violations, illegal rent increases, foreclosures, negotiating buy-outs, security deposit, and negotiation of residential & commercial leases.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Northern California Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Best Small Business - Law Firm||San Francisco Bay Guardian||2014|
|Excellence for the Future Award||CALI||2011|
|Award for Academic Excellence||Witkin||2011|
|Counselor||Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Tobener Law Center||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Bracamontes & Vlasak, PC||2011 - 2013|
|Law Clerk||Bracamontes & Vlasak, PC||2010 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|San Francisco Housing Rights Committee||Counselor||2013 - Present|
|CACJ FORUM Magazine||Whistleblower Retaliation Claims Under Labor Code Section 1102.5: Pitfalls and Pointers for Practitioners||2013|
|Oakland Tribune||New Bridge Tolls Create Carpool Driver Liability||2010|
|UC Hastings COL||JD - Juris Doctor||2011|
|Universidad de Deusto||Spanish Language Fluency Certification||2010|
|Univ of California Santa Cruz||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2007|
|San Francisco Apartment Association's Annual Forum||Wrongful Eviction||2016|
|Tenant v. Landlord||$400,000 awarded to tenant|
|Tenant v. Landlord||$134,000 awarded to Tenant|
|Tenant v. Landlord||$384,905 awarded to tenants|
|Tenant v. Landlord||$1,200,000 awarded to tenants|
|Tenant v. Landlord||$190,000 awarded to tenant|
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