Law Offices of David R. Lipson


50 California Street, Suite 3500
San Francisco CA, 94111-4784
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Telephone: 415-677-4300
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Email: david@davidlipson.com

Practice Areas Overview

Quality Legal Representation in the San Francisco Bay Area

At the Law Offices of David R. Lipson, we focus intensely on a few key areas of legal practice. By doing so we are able to continually develop our expertise in these areas and stay current on changes in the law. Our goal is to provide you with high quality legal representation in the most cost-effective manner possible.

We are dedicated to personal service. As a small firm, we are able to be selective in the cases we take. We keep our volume low, ensuring your case or transaction will be handled with care. As our client, you will receive our full attention, ingenuity and effort. Contact our San Francisco law offices to discuss how we can assist you.

A History of Legal Excellence

In thirty-eight years of practice, David R. Lipson has earned a reputation as a skilled trial lawyer and transactional counselor. Whether resolving a dispute through litigation or negotiating a business contract, you can rely on his experience, practical understanding, integrity, and high ethical standards.

By building strong, trusting relationships with our clients, we are often able to prevent future legal issues from arising. We have represented many of our clients for years, and they frequently refer others to our practice.

California Employment Law

We represent both employees and businesses concerning employment law issues. Our practice includes discrimination claims , retaliation and whistleblower cases, sexual harassment, negotiation of separation agreements, unfair competition claims, and compliance counseling. With experience in representing both employees and employers, we can anticipate the strategies likely to be used by the opposing party.

Reviewing and Drafting Business Contracts

Business contracts have little real value unless they are thorough, well-grounded in legal principles, and enforceable. To protect the interests of your company, we work with you to review your existing contracts with clients, vendors, and distributors, and make any necessary revisions. We also negotiate and draft from inception purchase and sale agreements, agency and consulting agreements, executive employment agreements, and commercial leases .

Business and Commercial Litigation

Being embroiled in a dispute is bad for business. Not only is it time consuming and costly, but it can seriously impact your reputation and business good will. We seek to resolve disputes as effectively and cost-efficiently as possible.

Whether your case involves breach of contract, a real estate problem, other business issues, or insurance bad faith , we are prepared to help you reach a solution through negotiation, alternative dispute resolution, or litigation .

Contact us by e-mail or at 415-677-4300 to discuss how we may be of service.

For office visits, go first to the 34th floor reception area.San Francisco


The Law Offices of David R. Lipson represents people and businesses throughout the Bay Area, including those in San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Walnut Creek, Santa Clara, San Francisco County, Marin County, Napa County, Alameda County, San Mateo County, and Contra Costa County.