Area of Practice
Trial attorney practicing in the areas of Personal Injury, Family and Estate and Business law.
Mr. Bergquist utilizes over 21 years of litigation experience to provide aggressive, cost-effective representation for his clients using all avenues including negotiation, alternative dispute resolution and the courts.
Mr. Bergquist earned his Doctor Of Jurisprudence from the University of Oregon School of Law in 1984 and his Bachelor of Science degree with majors in Political Science, Economics and Public Policy from Willamette University in 1980. He was admitted to the Oregon State Bar in 1984 and the California Bar in 1985. He has conducted jury and non-jury trials before all levels of the California courts, as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California.
Mr. Bergquist is a member of the Contra Costa County Bar Association and serves as an Arbitrator and Mediator for the Contra Costa Superior Courts. He has also served as a public member of the Oregon Employment Training Commission, City of Walnut Creek Transportation Commission and as a pro bono attorney for the Battered Womens Alternative program.