Michael Semansky

The Law Office of Michael P. Semansky
535 Main St
Martinez, CA 94553

Attorney Michael P. Semansky has over 40 years of experience in California and federal courts representing clients in criminal defense and personal injury cases. He is dedicated to personal contact with every client and making sure that he or she gets positive results. Mr. Semansky is a former district attorney and Lieutenant United States Army JAG. He has extensive experience with high-end insurance defense work including jury trials, arbitrations, and mediations.

In addition to Michael Peter Semansky’s personal expertise, we hire experts to assist us in our cases and we are associated with other top, qualified lawyers to associate in on cases when additional trial staff is needed. Other resources are obtained by “joining forces” with other firms who have additional staff, paralegal’s and office locations near the area where the accident happened and/or where the trial is being held.

Mr. Semansky comes highly qualified with over 150 jury trials, hundreds of arbitration’s/meditations and court trials and extensive experience in dealing with insurance company claims. In addition, we handle bad-faith cases against insurance companies and do the types of insurance claims including; contract interpretation, declaratory relief action, property damage claims, homeowners claims and all other insurance disputes that need attorney assistance.

Curriculum Vitae

Bellarmine College and Preparatory- Honorary Classical Diploma
Georgetown University- Honors
University of San Francisco Law School- Honors
Lieutenant United States Army JAG
1971-1974 Alameda County District Attorney’s Office.
Senior Trial Staff Gerald Martin Law Firm  High-end insurance defense work, with jury trials, arbitration’s and mediations.
Hoberg, Finger & Brown (top level plaintiff’s firm in San Francisco. Handled all types of personal injury including; medical malpractice, products liability, airplane, labor law, and criminal defense.)
1980-Present Semansky Law Firm- Specializing in criminal defense work of all types including; DUI, sex offenses, violent crimes, theft, fraud, and drug-related offenses.