San Francisco
California

San Francisco CALIFORNIA

  • Address:
    • 275 Battery Street, Suite 1300
      San Francisco California, 94111
  • Phone:
    • 415.394.6688
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    ABOUT Matthew D. Zumstein

    The majority of Matt’s practice involves all aspects of construction litigation and transactions including claims for insurance coverage, contract disputes, and personal injury. This includes the representation of clients involved in real estate transactions and contractors in all aspects of business operations.

    Mr. Zumstein also handles claims made regarding the design and the manufacture of products as well as complex litigation matters. Matt’s clients come to him for a variety of matters relating to mechanic’s liens, HOA disputes, as well as real estate development contracts.

    Matt’s prior experience also includes products liability and toxic tort litigation. He represented a broad variety of clients, including manufacturers of complex industrial equipment, general contractors and premises owners. He is an experienced litigation attorney who has defended numerous environmental and toxic injury claims involving asbestos, silica, benzene, and other airborne and water-borne contaminants.

    Matt was a prosecutor for Santa Clara County and the City of San Diego where he gained more than six years of extensive jury and court trial experience taking more than 50 cases to jury verdict. He was the Chairperson of the Criminal Justice Committee for the Santa Clara County Network for a Hate Free Community and has lectured and taught on issues pertaining to Hate Crimes in California. He is peer rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

    He also volunteers his time in order to mediate and solve problems without the risk, stress, and expense of going through a trial.

    Articles & Publications

    “Don’t Let Your Client’s Assets Go Up in Smoke When They Discover That Their Tenant is Growing or Manufacturing Drugs in Their Rental Property,” Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada

    Presentations

    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Subcontracts (Session 3 - Contract Price & Payment) - September 25, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Subcontracts (Session 1 - Contract Types and Scope of Work) - August 28, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Subcontracts - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Contracts (Session 4 - Changes in Work) - April 10, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Contracts (Session 2 - Scope of Work) - March 13, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Contracts - San Francisco, CA
    •Smith Currie Academy - Understanding and Drafting Construction Contracts (Session 1 - Contract Types and Owner Responsibilities) - February 27, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
    •2019 Legal Updates in Real Estate - February 13, 2019 - Redwood City, CA
    •Negotiating Fair Risk Transfer: Indemnities, Insurance, and Bonds - October 11, 2018 - San Francisco, CA
    •New Laws Affecting California Contractors - July 11, 2018 - San Francisco, CA
    •Law and Libations - May 8, 2018 - San Francisco, CA (Getting Your Insurance Carrier to Pay for Your Attorney)
    •Smith Currie’s 48th Annual Update Seminar - March 22-23, 2018 - Atlanta, GA

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    Areas of LAW

    • Business and Commercial Litigation
    • Catastrophic/Personal Injury
    • Construction
    • Product Liability
    • Toxic Tort
    • Contract/UCC
    • Premises Liability
    • Environmental
    • Manufacturing
    • Engineering
    • Insurance

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    Finding a Lawyer Should Be Simple


    When an accident or any form of injustice is suffered, obtaining an attorney quickly is critical to ensuring a positive outcome for your case – and that’s exactly what we’re here to help you with. USAttorneys.com is your one-stop-shop to find any kind of lawyer you might need to assist you with your legal matters. We’ve got you covered, whether you are seeking an accident attorney following a car crash, medical malpractice attorney after losing a loved one during surgery, or a tax attorney to fight back against the IRS.