Robert Strickland

Attorneys

 

 

Meet our personal injury and employment law attorney, Robert Strickland! Robert began his career in 2004 at the California Department of Insurance and has since tailored his practice to helping people injured in accidents and their employment. Robert dedicated his career to representing Plaintiffs because he understands and sympathizes with the struggles a traumatic injury and loss can inflict on his clients’ lives and the satisfaction he gets from listening, fighting, and recovering compensation for those injuries. Robert’s employment practice also focuses on the individual employee and he represents workers with claims for discrimination, retaliation, disability, and failure to pay wages or provide statutorily required meal and rest breaks. Robert is admitted to practice law in all courts in the State of California, as well as the Northern, Eastern, and Central District Federal Courts. He is also admitted to practice and has successfully argued before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. In Robert’s free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids, playing music, exploring the beauty of Sonoma County, and playing tennis. 

 

Highlights and Professional Accomplishments:

  • Successfully arguing and winning before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals the defense of a whistleblower action.

  • Drafting and obtaining a published 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in the matter of Ambat v. City and County of San Francisco.

  • Designated as class counsel by the California Superior Court in litigation affecting hundreds of workers

  • Recognized for achievement by the California Employment Lawyers Association Gala 2014.

  • SuperLawyers Rising Star Award Recipient 2016

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    Attorney Robert Strickland Personal Injury and Employment
    Attorney Kimberly Strickland: Estate & Trust Planning, Real Estate, Business, Probate

    Kimberly Strickland

     

     

    Meet our Estate Planning, Real Estate, and Business Law attorney, Kimberly Strickland! Kimberly has been practicing law for over 15 years, but knew she wanted to be an attorney from a very young age. In 2013, after practicing in San Francisco for over 8 years, Kimberly and Robert formed Strickland Law Group in her hometown of Petaluma. Kimberly's favorite part of practicing in Petaluma is being able to work with multi-generational community members and serving local businesses. Even though Petaluma has grown significantly over the past 40 years, Kimberly loves that it still has that small hometown feel. Kimberly is admitted to practice law in all courts in the State of California; Northern, Central, and Southern District Courts; and 9th Circuit Court of Appeal. In her free time, you can find Kimberly with her husband Robert and their three children. Kimberly enjoys running, cooking, and listening to music. 

     

    Highlights and Professional Accomplishments:

     

  • Negotiated multi-million dollar settlement for personal injury/product liability clients.  

  • Successfully tried property/real estate cases, including obtaining a high six figure verdict for homeowners in a construction defect action. 

  • Graduate of the American Bar Association TIPS National Trial Academy. 

  • State Bar of California Examination Grader.

  • Published contributor to the Encyclopedia of American Law.  

  • SuperLawyers Rising Star Award Recipient 2016 and 2017

  • Maria Peterson

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    Meet our Paralegal, Maria Peterson! Maria began working in the Estate Planning field 14 years ago after earning her Paralegal Certificate from Sonoma State. Maria also has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Anthropology and an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education. She works closely with Kimberly Strickland assisting her with Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Administration among other things! In Maria's free time she enjoys to shop the local towns, visit restaurants, go to the theater, and go for walks with her Pitbull/Rhodesian mix, Boots!

    Brittany Frankenstein

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    Meet our Client Services Coordinator, Brittany Frankenstein! Brittany graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology. As a Client Services Coordinator, Brittany welcomes new and potential clients and helps them with any of their needs. She is dedicated to meeting new clients and helping them during their time of need. In Brittany's free time she enjoys hiking, spending time with family, and walking her two dogs- Cooper and Simba!