Practice Areas

Welcome to the law firm of Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP.

Our experienced attorneys represent individuals, business and corporate clients in real estate, contract, estate planning and intellectual property matters as well as complex litigation disputes throughout the San Francisco Bay Area from our offices in the East Bay community of Pleasanton.

We focus our practice on the needs of individuals and businesses, handling matters involving five core areas:

1) Residential and commercial real estate:

2) Business law:

3) Estate planning and probate:

  • Preparation and execution of wills and trusts as part of an effective plan for the orderly distribution of your assets upon death. We represent and counsel throughout the probate process and, if necessary, litigation of will contests and trust disputes.
  • We also are experienced in advising on business succession planning.

4) Intellectual property issues:

  • Trademark, copyright and patent matters
  • Unfair competition and trade secret theft cases for both plaintiffs and defendants
  • Executive contracts including non-compete, confidentiality and compensation agreements.

5) And Specialty practices. Over the course of 40 years, we have developed deep experience in these niche practices:

We invite you to get acquainted with our attorneys, read the articles that we have published and review some of the major cases we’ve handled. There’s a wealth of information here on our website. And when you’re ready to come in and let us help you navigate the legal world, contact us by email or call us at 925-600-1800.

Your case will always be managed directly by one of the partners at Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP.

The attorneys at Patton Sullivan Brodehl LLP have more than 100 years of combined experience representing individuals and businesses throughout the Tri-Valley, East Bay and greater San Francisco Bay area.