Jeffrey Hosking

phone: 510-433-2600
fax: 510-433-2699


Bar Admissions:
California, 1993
U.S. District Court:
» Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

J. Reuben Clark Law School
Brigham Young University
Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1992

Brigham Young University
Bachelor of Arts, 1989

Mr. Hosking is a litigation partner in the firm. Since 1992, he has devoted the majority of his practice to the defense of physicians and hospitals against claims of professional malpractice. Other significant areas of practice include defense of design professionals in construction defect cases and defense of general liability claims against a variety of individuals, small companies and corporations.

Mr. Hosking has handled bench trials before state and federal courts, as well as numerous binding and non-binding arbitrations.

Representative Cases:

Warren v. Seibert, M.D. (Contra Costa Superior Court, 1996)
Williams v. Kaiser (U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2001)
Paulson v. Lange (First District Court of Appeals, 1998)
Van Dyke v. Kaiser
Skeen v. Magana, M.D. (Sixth District Court of Appeal, 1996)

Professional Associations and Memberships:

State Bar of California

American Bar Association

Contra Costa County Bar Association

Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California