Brayton Purcell LLP

Brayton Purcell LLP
Address: 222 Rush Landing Road
PO Box 6169
Novato, CA 94945-2469
Office Hours: 8:30 - 5:00
Phone: 415-895-2669
Fax: 415-898-1247
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Areas of Practice Litigation Percentage Other Offices
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The selection of an attorney is challenging and emotionally charged following a doctor's diagnosis of mesothelioma, lung cancer, asbestosis or any other serious illness that resulted from asbestos exposure. You want a lawyer who possesses the legal resources to even the odds you face. You require an advocate who will protect your rights, pursue the best outcome and maximize your compensation.

Nationwide Mesothelioma Attorneys Exceeding Already High Expectations

At Brayton Purcell, L.L.P., we have a client base in all 50 states, earning our AV-rated* firm a nationwide reputation for multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts. Asbestos exposure victims and their family members have high expectations when retaining our firm. We want to do more than live up to those expectations. We want to exceed them. For over 30 years, client service has come first. For you, we promise the following:

  • To keep you informed and help you understand your legal choices and your case's progress
  • To provide excellent advocacy
  • To handle your case effectively
  • To be available to meet legal needs as they arise

With 50 attorneys, a 220-member support staff and an in-house investigative team, we employ all our resources in building cases that lead to record-setting settlements and verdicts for victims of mesothelioma, lung cancer, asbestosis and other asbestos-related illnesses. We enjoy a nationwide client base with many of our attorneys admitted in multiple states.

For over 30 years, founding partner Alan Brayton has represented thousands of victims and their families who have been exposed to asbestos and who are now suffering from deadly diseases throughout the country. He is considered one of the leading asbestos attorneys in the United States and a renowned expert in asbestos bankruptcy law. Mr. Brayton has helped secure billions of dollars in compensation for asbestos victims around the country through verdicts, settlements and uncovering insurance monies to fund bankruptcy trusts.

Gilbert Purcell - senior partner and lead trial counsel - is regarded as one the country's most knowledgeable and hard working trial attorneys in the nation. His mission is to aggressively pursue just compensation on behalf of the men and women who have been lied to by corporations since the 1930s. He possesses a track record of excellence and success in the courtroom. He has tried numerous asbestos-related claims to verdict, securing numerous multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts on behalf of his clients in Northern California, Southern California, Oregon, Washington, Utah, and nationwide.

Areas of Practice:
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
Litigation Percentage:
99% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Previous Organization Name:
Brayton & Associates, January 1, 1992
Brayton Grisvold & Harley
Number of Attorneys:
125 to 249
Alcantara, Cherri, Associate
Alesio, Jennifer L., Associate
Backenstoe, David, Associate
Bendon, Sarah, Associate
Brayton, Alan R., Founding and Senior Partner
Brayton, Gary, Associate
Brinn, Lior, Associate
Campbell, Patrick, Associate
Chew, Andrew, Associate
Chu, Kimberly, Associate
Cook, Hugh C., Associate
Donadio, David R., Partner
Fiel-Cosse, Janine, Associate
Fox, Michael, Associate
Goldstein, John B., Associate
Grant, Richard M., Senior Associate
Grille, Simon, Associate
Hennecke, Curt F., Associate
Hersom, Chris, Associate
Judd, Gary V., Associate
Langhoff, Marissa C., Associate
Law, Emerald, Associate
Leonardo, Angelica, Associate
LeRoy, Lloyd F., Of Counsel
Letsch, Bryn, Associate
Levinson, Michael D., Associate
McGowan, Maureen C., Associate
Mesa, Autumn, Associate
Miller, Michael T., Associate
Myers, Paul M., Associate
Nevin, James P., Partner
Newbold, Jamie Alexis, Associate
Posada, Brenda D., Associate
Purcell, Gilbert L., Senior Trial Partner
Ratner, Dale B., Associate
Renken, Christine A., Associate
Rose, Jason M., Associate
Sarreshtehdary, Amir, Associate
Sinavsky, Heidi, Associate
Sloniker, Geoff, Associate
Solomon, Eric, Associate
Sudame, Meeti, Associate
Viveros, Tiffany, Associate
Williams, Nancy T., Associate
Archer, Ron, Associate
McMeekin, Kelly A.
Additional Personnel:
Angela Porterfield, Legal Support Services Manager
Felicia Jimmink, Paralegal Manager
Hugh Cook, Investigations Manager
Jennifer Gotti, Human Resources Manager
Katie Nealon, Web Editor
Kim Beary, Accounting Manager
Marion DeCarlo, Workers' Compensation Manager
Matthew Fleumer, Chief Financial Officer
Mike Molakides, Information Services Manager
Ryan Poole, Web Services and Software Development Manager
Steve Ford, Facilities Manager
Other Offices:
215 South State Street, Suite 825, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
806 SW Broadway, Suite 1100, Portland, Oregon 97205
English (Primary)
West Practice Categories:
Asbestos Mesothelioma, Personal Injury
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