log in
Print | Back

Hanson Bridgett LLP

Hanson Bridgett LLP  

Legal Services | California, USA

tel: 877-342-6766 | fax: 415-541-9366
425 Market St., 26th Floor | San Francisco | California | 94105 | USA

Main Contacts

Brandi Hewlett

Brandi HewlettDirector of Marketing

Hanson Bridgett LLP's Overview

Hanson Bridgett is a law firm with more than 150 attorneys in offices in San Francisco, Sacramento, the North Bay, the East Bay and Los Angeles. Serving clients since 1958, we are well known in Northern California and have earned a national reputation in many of our practice areas. Our diverse client list includes large national and global companies as well as many governmental entities, regional businesses and individuals. While we keep true to our California roots, our work increasingly takes us across state and national borders. We are a certified B Corp and are socially responsible members of our communities. Our firm is driven by a commitment to diversity, charitable giving, pro bono legal work and hands-on service.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1958
  • Number of Offices Worldwide: 5
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 164


Areas of Practice
  • Appellate
  • Construction
  • Corporate
  • Employee Benefits
  • Environmental & Natural Resources
  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • Food and Beverage
  • Government
  • Health Care
  • Insurance Recovery
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Privacy, Data Security and Information Governance
  • Real Estate
  • Senior Housing and Care
  • Shopping Centers
  • Sustainable Business and Impact Investing
  • Tax
  • Technology
  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Water Law
Representative Clients
  • American Seniors Housing Association
  • America's Cup Event Authority
  • California Assisted Living Association
  • Continuing Life
  • Droga Chocolates
  • Geosyntec Consultants, Inc
  • HealthWafer
  • Lighthouse Capital Partners
  • Leisure Sports Inc.
  • New Leaf Community Markets
  • Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services
  • Prologis, Inc.
  • Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc.
  • Regency Centers
  • Southern California Regional Rail Authority
  • The Jenks Group, Inc.
  • Truckee-Carson Irrigation District
  • Western United Dairymen
  • Woodruff-Sawyer & Co.


John Cu

John T. CuPartner

Andrew Giacomini

Andrew G. GiacominiManaging Partner


Of Counsel

Samir Abdelnour

Samir J. AbdelnourSenior Counsel

Michelle Akerman

Michelle AkermanSenior Counsel

Emily Charley

Emily M. CharleySenior Counsel

Angela Clements

Angela M. ClementsSenior Counsel

Robia Crisp

Robia S. CrispSenior Counsel

Daniel Garcia

Daniel A. GarciaSenior Counsel

Bradford Hise

Bradford R. HisePartner - General Counsel

Jennifer Martinez

Jennifer M. MartinezSenior Counsel

Elizabeth Masson

Elizabeth J. MassonSenior Counsel

Russell  Petersen

Russell C. PetersenSenior Counsel

Geoffrey Pittman

Geoffrey R. PittmanSenior Counsel

Natalie Wilson

Natalie N. WilsonSenior Counsel



Surviving the Loss of Your Home
Hanson Bridgett LLP, October 2017

I lost my home in the 1991 Oakland Firestorm. As such, my heart goes out to the residents of Napa, Mendocino and Sonoma counties whose homes were damaged or destroyed, to the firefighters and first responders who have risked and are risking their lives, as well as to the community, which will also experience the aftermath of such devastating fires. I am also an attorney who specializes in handling insurance claims for policyholders and had the stress and challenge of handling my own claim with my insurer, as well as assisting many other Oakland Firestorm survivors in handling their claims...

Supreme Court Clarifies Application of Procedural Requirements of Proposition 218 to Revenue Measures Adopted by Initiative
Hanson Bridgett LLP, September 2017

  On August 28, 2017, the California Supreme Court issued a 5-2 split decision in California Cannabis Coalition v. City of Upland, S234148. The Court held that a revenue measure proposed by citizen initiative is not “imposed by local government," and does not trigger the procedural limitations of Article XIII C of the California Constitution,[1] as a result. The Court rested its decision on both the expansive nature of the initiative power in California and the text of the California Constitution's voter-enacted restrictions on government revenue measures...

All articles submitted by Hanson Bridgett LLP


Appellate Insight
Hanson Bridgett LLP 

A Hanson Bridgett blog updating on current Appellate news/events.

Drone Law Blog
Hanson Bridgett LLP 

Commercial Drone Use In California - A Legal Blog

HB Briefly
Hanson Bridgett LLP 

Briefly is designed to provide readers with updates on the latest litigation developments in California. Our focus is on general litigation as well as issues surrounding class actions, products liability, discovery, privacy, cybersecurity, and the professional practice of law.

WSG's members are independent firms and are not affiliated in the joint practice of professional services. Each member exercises its own individual judgments on all client matters.

HOME | SITE MAP | GLANCE | DISCLAIMER |  © World Services Group, 2018