General Litigation and Representation of Professionals, Corporations and Insurers


The firm’s Litigation Department consists of attorneys with experience in civil litigation and trial practice. The firm’s attorneys have handled a wide variety of litigation cases involving legal and accountant malpractice, medical malpractice, agent and broker negligence, bad faith, insurance coverage, hospital and skilled nursing facilities, foster care agencies, employment practices liability, premises and security liability, product liability, construction defect, asbestos/toxic tort, and business litigation.

The firm’s pride is in its work, its clients, and its aggressive and economical defense of its clients. The firm strives to be responsive to its clients and insureds alike. While the firm typically resolves cases short of trial, the partners’ willingness and skill at taking cases to trial frequently leads to favorable pre-trial resolution of cases.

With offices in Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, the firm is able to represent clients throughout Southern California. P.K. Schrieffer LLP prides itself upon early case evaluation and effective and clear litigation plans. Mediation is frequently utilized as an opportunity for case resolution where possible. Economic results and creative solutions to litigation problems are a hallmark of the firm’s success. The firm initially started with the founding partners in February of 1998 and quickly grew to over ten lawyers within one year.