McCormick Barstow LLP
1125 I Street, Suite 1
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 524-1188 fax
Located in the northern San Joaquin Valley, McCormick Barstow’s Modesto office handles cases that primarily fall within the areas of Professional Liability, Tort/Speciality Litigation, Employment Law, Family Law and Commercial and Business Litigation. Attorneys in this office also lend their support to the Business and Personal Planning Practice Group and Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Practice Group as matters warrant in the Merced/Modesto/Stockton/Sacramento areas. These attorneys are in continuous contact with our other practice groups in order to provide the firm’s clients with the best possible service throughout the state.
Our Modesto attorneys have considerable jury trial experience, and routinely practice in Merced, Tuolumne, Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Amador, Calaveras and Sacramento Counties. They have extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution including mediation and arbitration, and the partners in our Modesto office often serve as independent and court appointed mediators.
Our professional clientele includes institutions such as surgery centers and pharmacies and individuals such as physicians, psychiatrists, real estate agents and brokers, attorneys, engineers, and accountants. In addition, we defend professionals against claims of medical, real estate, legal, and accounting malpractice. Attorneys in this office are the only attorneys in Modesto currently defending medical malpractice claims.
We have considerable experience in handling construction defect litigation in the Central Valley. Clients include developers, builders both corporate and individual, and subcontractors of a variety of trades. In addition, our Modesto attorneys handle harassment and discrimination claims as well.
Attorneys in the Modesto office defend a variety of general negligence claims, including those based on claims of motor vehicle negligence and premises liability. They routinely represent insurance companies in claims by their insured for uninsured and underinsured motorist benefits.
Additionally, we have an extensive Family Law practice, in which we represent clients in marital dissolutions involving issues of property division, child custody, visitation, support and enforcement orders. Our Family Law practice extends to legal services in paternity cases, domestic violence, adoptions and other aspects of domestic relations, including premarital agreements, and post-judgment modifications of support custody orders.