Mr. Curliano’s practice focuses on litigation and trial work throughout the State of California, including the representation of Fortune 500 companies and small businesses in the areas of employment, product liability, medical malpractice, business/commercial disputes, toxic torts, trade secrets, and general litigation. Mr. Curliano has obtained numerous defense verdicts in personal injury, toxic and employment cases in Alameda and San Francisco Counties. He has practice and trial experience in both state and federal courts. Mr. Curliano also advises clients on a wide range of employment and CalOSHA matters. He co-chaired the Employment Law Committee for the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California.
Mr. Curliano and his practice group have developed a comprehensive strategy for employers relating to workplace violence education and the use of various California statutes to obtain injunctive relief. Mr. Curliano works on various appellate matters, including coordinating, briefing and arguing writs and appeals.
Mr. Curliano is a member of The Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada and The Defense Research Institute.
He is also a fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America and recognized as a Super Lawyer in Northern California by Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Curliano is a Board Member of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Oakland and while in college he was a member of the United States Luge Team.
B.A. (1989) University of California, Davis
J.D. (1993) University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, honors at entrance, graduation with distinction, member Roger J. Traynor Honor Society