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Experienced, Proven, Results-oriented Trial And Appellate Attorney

John Philipsborn tried his first criminal case more than 40 years ago. He has completed trials of all kinds of criminal cases, including several death penalty cases, many homicide cases, and a number of other sorts of cases in both state and federal. He continues to practice in trial courts on a regular basis.

Part of being an accomplished trial lawyer means addressing all forms of evidence, including scientific and technical evidence. John Philipsborn continues to address this kind of evidence in court, and teaches other lawyers to address it as well. John continues to author or co-author chapters in CEB’s California Criminal Law, Procedure and Practice, a book referenced by California lawyers and judges which is updated yearly.

In addition, the Law Offices of John T. Philipsborn have been involved in appellate litigation in California, and in other parts of the United States as well. Our office continues to contribute briefing in a number of significant cases. Our work has been submitted to the United States Supreme Court, several Federal Circuit Courts, all of the reviewing courts in California, and to several other states’ reviewing courts.

If you have access to the internet, you will find examples of the more than 100 published cases that we have contributed to.

Contact an assertive San Francisco, California litigation lawyer you can trust.

Call the Law Offices of John T. Philipsborn at 415-771-3801 or contact us online to schedule an appointment.