John S. Siamas

With more than 30 years' experience, John is one of the firm's most experienced commercial litigators. He focuses his practice on representing and counseling companies and institutions, and the individuals who govern them, with respect to a broad array of pre-litigation and litigation matters, including issues and cases involving fiduciary obligations and corporate governance, securities law, partnership law, unfair competition, real estate, professional malpractice, and employment law.

John has served both as an arbitrator and mediator of commercial disputes. Throughout his career, John has taken more than 100 complex commercial cases through trial or arbitration.

John has also served as General Counsel to the National Association for Law Placement on a pro bono basis for more than a decade. He is a nationally recognized expert in matters involving the future of the legal profession and law career issues.

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Areas of Practice 1) Financial Services Litigation, 2) Litigation & Dispute Resolution, 3) Commercial Litigation and Disputes and 4) Real Estate
Law School University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1970
Education University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 1966
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Reed Smith LLP
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