James D. (Jim) Rush is a Marin County native and graduate of San Marin High School, class of 1991. Mr. Rush received his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law. He has acquired a broad and diverse base of legal knowledge from his associations with other law firms (Banning, Micklow, Bull & Lopez in San Francisco; Saveri & Saveri in San Francisco; The Law Offices of William L. Veen in San Francisco; and Palmer & Jones in Novato).
AREAS OF PRACTICE Personal Injury Car Accidents Slip and Fall Accidents Wrongful Death
BAR ADMISSIONS California
EDUCATION University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California J.D. San Marin High School
REPRESENTATIVE CASES Confidential v. Confidential, April 2016 Oâ€™Reilly v. Sturm, April 2016 Hansen v. Hernandez, April 2016 Aidyn G. v. City of Novato, April 2016 Confidential v. Confidential, March 2016 Kenny v. Hurley, March 2016 Fore v. Xiong, March 2016 Lynn v. South Novato Animal Hospital, February 2016 Diamond v. Biles, et al., February 2016 Donald v. Cramajo, February 2016 Gasper v. Marin Sanitary Services, January 2016 Hofmann v. Bowers, January 2016 Tupas v. Roylance, January 2016 Capra v. Roylance, January 2016 Ayala v. McAdams, December 2015 Peirano v. Larkspur Isle HOA, December 2015 Cameron, et al. v. Pure Limousine Services, Inc., December 2015 Craig v. Tafreshi, et al, November 2015 Fisher v. Pure Limousine Services, Inc., November 2015 Rickard v. Mad Max Hydroponics, November 2015 Walton v. Gerber, November 2015 Olivier v. Loshin, October 2015 Orleans v. Meridian Health Services, Inc., October 2015 Valentine v. Pharmaca, October 2015 Giragossian v. Perez, October 2015 White v. Produce Quetzal, October 2015 Conley v. Prosche, October 2015 Jordan v. Bertolozzi, October 2015 Palmer v. Marin Sanitary Service, Inc., September 2015 Stogner v. Beronio Lumber, September 2015 Confidential v. Benattar Marble & Granite, Inc., September 2015 Confidential v. Confidential, August 2015 Gonzales v. Garrett, August 2015 Pashilk v. Marin Sanitary Services, Inc., August 2015 Shedden v. State Farm Insurance, August 2015 Tieu v. Lau, July 2015 Klyse v. Wilson, July 2015 Nannery v. Olson, July 2015 Confidential v. Confidential, June 2015 Goldstein v. Angell, June 2015 Calvosa v. Martin, June 2015 Hagemann v. Strang, June 2015 Rice v. Softspace South, Inc., May 2015 Gash v. Estes, May 2015 Jordan v. Hextrum, April 2015 Jones/Jamerson v. Stassevitch, April 2015 Wade v. Building Care Systems, Inc., April 2015 Hall v. Galvin, March 2015 Crivello v. Ratto Group, March 2015 Dâ€™Onofrio v. Padilla, et al., March 2015 Collings v. Safeway, March 2015 Cook v. Wong, March 2015 Clancy v. Confidential, February 2015 Garcia v. Marinwood Community Services District, February 2015 Jones v. Community Action Marin, January 2015 Lyon v. Canas, January 2015 Davis v. Tobias, January 2015 McQueen v. Sutter Home Winery, December 2014 Ogilvie v. State Farm, December 2014 Wade v. Abe, December 2014 Confidential v. Confidential, November 2014 Confidential v. Confidential Quiroz v. Rite Aid Corporation, November 2014 Guimont v. McBride, November 2014 Nye v. Chapdelaine, November 2014 Wachtel v. White, November 2014 Ogilvie v. Walker, October, 2014 McLane v. Steadfast Investment Properties, Inc., et al., October, 2014 Confidential v. Confidential, October, 2014 Murphy v. Diaz, October, 2014 Zollner v. Canas, October, 2014 Stewart v. Judge, September, 2014 Bignardi v. Aramark, September, 2014 Lococo v. Brown, September, 2014 Ghadiri v. Hansel Dealer Group, August 2014 Stewart v. Fischer, July, 2014 Magri v. Warren, July, 2014 Cox v. Reed, June 2014 Lewis v. Sears, Roebuck and Co., June 2014 Coverdale v. Rojas, June 2014 Lezcano v. Travelerâ€™s Insurance, et al., May 2014 Manasa v. Newman, May 2014 Johnston v. Wallace, May 2014 Ochoa v. Nims, May 2014 Fishman/Whitten/Collins, May 2014 Espina v. Kentfield Rehab, et al., April 2014 Dalton v. Blakes Landing Farms, April 2014 Covillo, et al. v. Specialtyâ€™s Cafe & Bakery, Inc., March 2014 Confidential v. Confidential, February 2014 Zimmer v. UPS, et al., February 2014 Shuping v. North Bay Center, LLC, January 2014 Aragon v. Prince, January 2014 Dennis v. Bumgarner, December 2013 Covillo, et al. v. Specialtyâ€™s Cafe & Bakery, Inc., November 2013 Confidential v. Confidential, October 2013 Sullivan and Fujita v. City of San Rafael, et al., September 2013 Oâ€™Sullivan, et al. v. AMN Services, LLC, et al., August 2013 Confidential v. Confidential, July 2013 Azoubel v. Douglas, June 2013 St. Clair v. Moritz, June 2013 Johnson v. Jackson, June 2013 Confidential v. Confidential, May 2013 Confidential v. Confidential, April 2013 Zeuli v. Yu, March 2013 Kalinkina v. Bishop, February 2013 Zurcher v. Lichtenwalter, January 2013 Goldstone v. Ford Motor Company, December 2012 Valeros v. City of Brentwood, November 2012 Ferreya v. Maldonado Vineyard Management, November 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, October 2012 Merlo v. Peets Operating Company, Inc., September 2012 Oâ€™Sullivan v. Marin General Hospital, September 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, August 2012 Allen v. Trickle et al, August 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, July 2012 Gomez. v. Downtown Ignacio Tow, Inc., July 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, June 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, May 2012 Akers v. Cardoza, April 2012 Confidential v. Confidential, March 2012 Yantas v. Detar, February 2012 Johnson v. Mill Valley Lumber Company, January 2012 Pearce v. Petaluma Valley Hospital, January 2012 Jimenez v. Kortum, November 30, 2011 Confidential v. Confidential, August, 2011 Confidential v. Confidential, July, 2011 Confidential v. Confidential, June, 2011 Confidential v. Confidential, May, 2011 Jalo v. United States, January 2011 Confidential v. Confidential, August, 2010 Confidential v. Confidential, June, 2010 Ince. v. Barrera, March, 2010
HONORS AND AWARDS Recognized as a Rising Star in the field of Plaintiffâ€™s Personal Injury in Northern California by SuperLawyers, 2015 Avvo rating of 10.0 Lifetime Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Top Trial Lawyers in America Lifetime Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Top Trial Lawyers in America
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS Marin County Bar Association, Member Marin Trial Lawyers Association, Member San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, Member Bar Association of San Francisco Lawyer Referral Panel (SF and Marin), Member
PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS Banning, Micklow, Bull & Lopez in San Francisco, Law Clerk, 2003 Saveri & Saveri in San Francisco The Law Offices of William L. Veen in San Francisco, Law Clerk, 2004 Palmer & Jones in Novato