Gabriel A. Jackson

Founding Partner

Tel. 415.982.3600
  55 Francisco St., Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94133



Ms. Jackson is one of the founding partners of the Firm. She is a nationwide expert in the asbestos litigation who manages and tries cases in jurisdictions all over the country. She is currently national counsel for two Fortune 500 companies and handles the strategic management of their asbestos litigation in hundreds of cases.

She lectures regularly on best defense practices in civil litigation law office management marketing and many topics in the asbestos litigation.

Awards and Volunteer Work

She has been named a Northern California Super Lawyer by San Francisco Magazine for seven consecutive years. She was named “Woman of the Year" in 2008 honors by the Board of Supervisors of the City and County of San Francisco.

She is a committed community volunteer and sits on the board of a non-profit organization. She is the chair of the Firm's Executive Committee.


Memberships and Appointments

American Bar Association

Bar Association of San Francisco: Member, Barristers' Club Board of Directors, 1988-89, Chair, Summer Fundraiser, 1987

Irish American Bar Association

California Women Lawyers

Defense Research Institute

Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada


Queen's Bench

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International, President, Engle Chapter, 1978-1979

Litigation Counsel of America, Chair

Emerging Trends in California's Asbestos Litigation, 2006

San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Woman of the Year, 2008

Admitted to Bar

1981, California and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

1984, Eastern District of California

1993, Southern District of California

1994, Central District of California


University of California at Davis, B.A. 1975

University of San Francisco, Graduate Division, History Masters Program, 1975-1976

Hastings College of the Law, University of California

McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, J.D. 1980


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