Charles Geerhart

Law Office of Chuck Geerhart
1388 Sutter Street, Suite 810
San Francisco, CA 94109

Chuck Geerhart was admitted to the California bar in 1989, and is a graduate of Cornell University and the UCLA Law School. He has tried 16 cases to jury verdict. He has also sat as a juror in three cases in San Francisco County. Chuck is a longtime member of the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association (SFTLA), and will be SFTLA President in 2022.

Chuck is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), an invitation-only organization of premier trial lawyers who have tried at least 10 jury cases to verdict.

Thirteen of Chuck’s 16 trials have been for plaintiffs. In addition to his law practice, Chuck volunteers pro bono for the Bar Association of San Francisco’s Legal Advice and Referral Clinic, which helps hundreds of citizens who cannot afford legal advice. Chuck serves as a Court-appointed Settlement Conference Officer for the San Francisco Superior Court.

Chuck is committed to improving diversity in the law and empowering others. He has been a member and Chair of the Diversity Committee of the SFTLA, which sponsors an annual Trial Advocacy Fellowship for top law students. He was a Finalist for the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association Trial Lawyer of the Year award in 2013. In 2020, Chuck was honored by the SFTLA Women’s Caucus as its Ally of the Year for his commitment to helping women in the law.