WELCOME

A lawsuit can represent a crossroads in a person’s life.  We understand that challenge.  Let us use our experience to guide you down the right path in resolving your case.

EXPERIENCE

The focus of our firm is on the defense of medical professionals, hospitals, drugs and medical products, professional liability claims, and defense of government entities.

ATTORNEYS

We are a law firm experienced in the defense of complex litigation. We focus on retaining leading experts and using cutting edge technology to give our clients every advantage.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

We use our experienced Attorney's and Staff along with innovation to guide you down the right path in resolving your case. Our focus is on you and your needs.

Welcome

A lawsuit can represent a crossroads in a person’s life.  We understand that challenge.  Let us use our experience to guide you down the right path in resolving your case.

Throughout the process, our focus is on you and your needs.  We are a law firm experienced in the defense of complex litigation.  

We focus on retaining leading experts and using cutting edge technology to give our clients every advantage. 

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Experience

Galloway, Lucchese, Everson & Picchi was founded in 2001 by former partners from the firm of Anderson, Galloway & Lucchese which was started in 1978.  Several of our partners have been practicing law for over thirty years and have significant trial experience.  The focus of our firm is on the defense of medical professionals, hospitals, drugs and medical products, professional liability claims, and defense of government entities.

We are a law firm experienced in the defense of complex litigation. We focus on retaining leading experts and using cutting edge technology to give our clients every advantage.

We use our experienced Attorney’s and Staff along with innovation to guide you down the right path in resolving your case. Our focus is on you and your needs.

OUR SERVICES

Legal Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice

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The firm has been specializing in this area of law for over 40 years and collectively the named partners bring to the table over 140 years of experience in this area of law. In addition the firm focuses on training new attorneys in this area of law to ensure there remains a high level of competency in defending practitioners.

Medical Board/Credentialing Representation

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The firm has focused on the representation of individual practitioners in administrative actions involving Medical Board, Board of Registered Nursing, Acupuncture Board, Dental Board, Board of Psychology, State Bar, etc. in responding to complaints, representation during interviews, defending at administrative hearings, and assisting in the credentialing as it pertains to administrative actions.

Product Liability

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Our years of experience in the defense of medicine has naturally led to a wide array of exposure and up to date knowledge of medical products and pharmaceuticals, which in turn has served as a natural fit for some of our attorneys to focus on the defense of these products in cases involving alleged injuries to patients.

Professional Liability

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Several members of the firm have focused on the representation of lawyers in all facets of legal malpractice actions including family law, construction defect, estate planning, business, etc. We represent lawyers for malpractice actions, State Bar inquiries, State Bar interviews, hearings, and disciplinary actions.

Government Entity Defense

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Many of the attorneys in the office have focused on representing government entities, municipalities, including multiple prominent Bay Area cities and other state agencies in tort liability claims and excessive force actions. We have also represented State and County run medical facilities.

Appellate Practice

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Several of our attorneys have successfully resolved complex appellate issues and have published opinions to their credit. Our appellate attorneys have argued before both state and federal appellate courts.

Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse

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Many of the attorneys in the firm have focused on defending physicians, hospitals, and nursing facilities in allegations involving elder/dependent adult abuse claims. The knowledge of the complexities in the law in this area has resulted in the successful defense of several multi-million dollar claims against our clients.

Board of Registered Nursing

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Several members of the firm have focused on the representation of individual practitioners in administrative actions involving Medical Board, Board of Registered Nursing, Acupuncture, Dental, Psychology, and State Bar, etc. Defending at administrative hearings, and assisting in the credentialing as it pertains to administrative actions.

Dental Board

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In an effort to provide a broad spectrum of legal services in the medical field several members of the firm has focused on the representation of individual practitioners in administrative actions involving Dental Board, and the State Bar, in responding to complaints, representation during interviews, defending at administrative hearings, and assisting in the credentialing as it pertains to administrative actions.

Send Us A Message

The focus of our firm is on the defense of medical professionals, hospitals, drugs and medical products, professional liability claims, and defense of government entities. If we can be of assistance please use the form below to contact us or call us directly.  925.930.9090

Established in 1978

The Team

Meet Our Attorneys

We are a law firm experienced in the defense of complex litigation. We focus on retaining leading experts and using cutting edge technology to give our clients every advantage

Galloway, Lucchese, Everson & Picchi

Shareholders

Joseph S. Picchi

Shareholder

G. Patrick Galloway

Shareholder of Council

David R. Lucchese

Shareholder Retired

Martin J. Everson

Shareholder Retired

Partners

Michael C. Austin

Partner

Sukhwinder K. Bajwa

Partner

Aaron T. Schultz

Partner

Patricia Timm

Partner

Associates

Katherine Parish Keene

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Client Testimonials

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