WALKER, HAMILTON, KOENIG & BURBIDGE
Our Firm Philosophy
Since 1988, Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge has provided San Francisco
and the Bay Area with compassionate, skillful representation. We understand
that dealing with a serious personal injury or wrongful death is an unfamiliar
and overwhelming ordeal. Our experience will guide you through the legal
process of obtaining compensation for your losses.
We are a firm of
trial attorneys that gets results on challenging cases. Our firm is respected in the legal
community for its litigation skill, dedication to clients and professionalism.
Our attorneys have won numerous awards, including selection as Super Lawyers
for multiple years. Partners Walter H. Walker, Timothy M. Hamilton and
Peter J. Koenig are all AV-rated* attorneys. The firm also has an AV-rating
In addition, the firm's three partners are members of the American
Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), an invitation-only organization dedicated
to protecting Americans' right to civil jury trials and improving
the ethical and technical standards of practice for litigators. To be
invited to join, an attorney must have tried at least 20 civil jury trials
to verdict and be of good moral character and honorable reputation. Proposed
members must receive a 75 percent affirmative vote of the Executive Committee
and the local chapter's membership. ABOTA members are experienced,
respected trial lawyers who are committed to continual elevation of their
Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge, has maintained its original charter
as an office where every attorney and staff member is involved with each
case we accept. We maintain a select case list so that each of our clients
receives the best representation. It is our goal that every client who
calls our office is greeted by a person who is familiar with his or her
case. Usually, more than one attorney from the firm attends trial, and
often more than one partner works on a case.
Trial Counsel for Other Law Firms
The majority of our cases are referred from other law firms and attorneys.
These cases are referred to our firm because of our reputation and record
of success. We welcome
attorney referrals for cases in which we act as sole counsel or lead counsel.
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*AV Preeminent is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc.,
used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures,
standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer
review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members
of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two
categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.