Of Counsel



Kate Friend

An experienced litigator, Kate has practiced extensively in high-stakes, complex litigation, much of it in the toxic tort arena.  She also defends clients in areas ranging from personal injury to construction defect to landlord-tenant; and represented individuals, numerous small businesses …

Dean Pollack

Dean Pollack is Of Counsel in Demler Armstrong & Rowland’s Walnut Creek office. Mr. Pollack is a seasoned litigator having taken a broad spectrum of cases through binding arbitration and trial. His general liability practice ranges from product and premises …

Erin McGahey

Erin McGahey is Of Counsel in the San Francisco office of Demler Armstrong and Rowland and is a member of the Landlord-Tenant, General Liability and Toxic Tort practice groups.  Her current focus is representing property owners in landlord/tenant disputes defending …

Amber Lee Kelly

Ms. Kelly, an Oakland, California native, is a career defense litigator with over 30 years of experience defending corporations and public entities from a variety of claims. She has extensive trial, mediation, and arbitration experience in a wide variety of …

Lisa Pan

Lisa L. Pan has over 30-years’ experience as a litigator, with a special emphasis on insurance coverage and large-loss claims.  She also has experience evaluating insurance coverage for professional-liability cases involving insurance-agents, attorneys, accountants, engineers, securities brokers, real-estate professionals, pharmacists …

Timothy Lippert

Timothy Lippert, a litigation and trial partner, practices personal injury defense and insurance bad faith litigation.  Early in his career, Mr. Lippert gained experience in employment litigation and defending physicians and hospitals in medical malpractice lawsuits.  He handles all types

Long Beach

4500 E. Pacific Coast Highway, 4th Floor
Long Beach, CA 90804

San Francisco

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San Francisco, CA 94104

Sacramento

Gold River Office Center
11341 Gold Express Drive, Suite #110
Gold River, CA 95670

Walnut Creek

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8th Floor
Walnut Creek, CA 94596