San Francisco, California 94105
Don Eichhorn maintains a diverse civil litigation practice and has significant experience defending product, premises and municipal liability claims, as well as handling employment-related matters. Don is a tenacious advocate who, on every matter, aggressively defends his client’s position in order to reach the best possible resolution. During his career, he has taken more than 50 cases to verdict.
Don has defended numerous manufacturers in lawsuits alleging serious personal injuries and involving myriad types of products, from sporting goods to industrial equipment to home appliances. His experience includes the representation of trailer manufacturers in trucking liability claims alleging product defect and negligence.
A significant portion of Don’s practice is concentrated in premises liability. He has defended personal injury and wrongful death claims arising from a variety of incidents at golf courses, shopping centers and hotels most recently involving shootings and falls from balconies. He also has a growing municipal liability practice representing a rapid transit agency in personal injury and wrongful death claims arising from accidents that occur during the course of train operations.
Additionally, Don has a strong background in employment liability litigation with experience representing employers, managers and supervisors in discrimination, sexual harassment and wrongful termination lawsuits.
Don is a licensed pilot and former naval aviator who served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1971-1975.
|Areas of Practice||1) Employment & Labor, 2) General Liability & Casualty, 3) Product Liability and 4) Transportation|
|Law School||Golden Gate University School of Law, J.D., 1988|
|Education||San Jose State University, B.A., 1984|
|Most recent firm||Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker|
Ms. Fitzgerald represents employers in a wide range of industries, including the entertainment, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and transportation industries.