P. Terry Anderlini

P. Terry Anderlini

Partner
Location:
San Mateo, California
Phone:
650-212-0001
Fax:
650-212-0081
Email:

 

Areas of Practice

  • 70% Civil Litigation (Personal Injury, Business, Medical Malpratice, Legal Malpratice, Real Estate and Estate Litigation)
  • 10% Vehicle Dealerships
  • 10% Business Formation
  • 10% Wills and Trusts
  • Trust Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1970
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1970
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1970

Education

  • San Francisco Law School, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1969
    • Honors: Student Body President
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1965
    • Honors: Vice President, College of Arts and Sciences
    • Major: Political Science

Classes/Seminars

  • Trial Advocacy Program, Stanford Law School, 1994 - Present
  • Trial Advocacy Program, USF Law School, 1998 - Present
  • Guest Lecturer, SMTLA and CTLA Seminars
  • Guest Lecturer, Stanford University, Santa Clara Law School, University of San Diego Law School and San Francisco Law School
  • Guest Instructor of Trial Practice at U.S.F. and Stanford Law Schools, 1994 - Present
  • Ethics MCLE Seminar Speaker, San Francisco Law School, 1993
  • Expert Testimony- Legal Malpractice Cases, 1989 - Present
  • San Mateo County Bar Association Mediator Panelist, 1990 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated
  • Designated as a Northern California Super Lawyer, 2005 - 2019
  • San Mateo County Trial Lawyer of the Year, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • President of the Board of Directors, San Francisco Law School, 2007 - 2011
  • State Bar Commission on the Future of the State Bar and the Legal Profession, Member, 1993 - 1994
  • Italian American Bar Association, President, 1993
  • California Commission on Judicial Performance, Member, 1989 - 1990
  • State Bar of California, President, 1987 - 1988
  • California State Board of Governors, Member, 1984 - 1987
  • San Mateo County Bar, President, 1982
  • Board of Governors, California Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1978
  • San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1977
  • San Mateo Barristers Club, President, 1975
  • San Mateo Bar Pro-Bono Project, Chair
  • San Mateo County Bench and Bar Committee, Chair
  • San Mateo Private Defender Committee, Member
  • State Bar Court-Trial Counsel
  • Mediator or Arbitrator in jointly appointed Civil Matters, 1990 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Anderlini, Finkelstein, Emerick & Smoot Law Corp., Partner, 1970 - 2008
  • Anderlini & Emerick LLP, Partner, 2008 - 2013

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County, Director
  • Past Director, Poplar Center for Retarded Adults and Children
  • Member, Service League of San Mateo County
  • Director, Peninsula Italian American Social Club
  • Past President, Italian American Federation of San Mateo County
  • Past President, San Francisco Bay Knarr Sailing Association
  • Past Commodore, St. Francis Yacht Club
  • Past President, Italian American Bar Association of Northern California
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Alliant International University
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Alliant Education Foundation

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Kappa Sigma