(925) 934-6102

Serving California

Business & Commercial

V VLA&S offers Business & Commercial litigation and counseling expertise for individuals, partnerships, and businesses of all sizes, including global corporations. Our attorneys provide pre-litigation advice for business decision-makers and professionally handle litigation proceedings, including jury trials, court trials; binding arbitrations and mediations. The work of our Business & Commercial Practice Group covers the full business and commercial legal landscape.

Naturally, we offer individual and business organizational planning advice and counsel, including the exploration of legal status benefits, sole proprietorship benefits versus partnership, and consideration of various other corporate and trust organizational entity formation. We have handled numerous business incorporations over the past several years and continue to counsel clients on proper state and local regulation adherence and compliance practices.


Business and Commercial Legal Landscape
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Breach of contract disputes
  • Unfair competition and unfair business practice claims
  • Real/intellectual property acquisition and management
  • Trade secret misappropriation claims
  • Real property issues, including environmental contamination and toxic torts
  • Proposition 65 compliance and litigation
  • Products liability
  • Labor and employment law disputes (including wrongful termination, civil rights, discrimination and harassment)
  • Partnership and shareholder disputes
  • False advertising
  • Brokerage litigation disputes involving indemnity, licensing agreements and service transactions
  • General corporate law
  • Private mediations and arbitration for ADR/out-of-court dispute resolution
Attorneys in our Business & Commercial Practice Group

Stephen K. Anderson

Senior Associate

David E. Beeby

Senior Associate

Yvonne V. Jorgensen

Senior Trial Counsel

Northern California – Main Office

1600 South Main Plaza, Suite 325
Walnut Creek, California 94596

Phone: (925) 934-6102
Fax: (925) 934-6060

San Francisco

350 Sansome Street, Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94104

Phone: (415) 291-8844
Fax: (925) 934-6060

Southern California

23801 Calabasas Road, Suite 100
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone: (844) 400-6585
Fax: (925) 934-6060