Mr. Whitfield’s practice expertise is in civil litigation. He has experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of matters. Some of his areas of practice include product liability, professional liability, professional negligence, class actions, public utilities, construction defect, real property transactions, commercial litigation, subrogation claims and medical malpractice. Mr. Whitfield has taken actions through all stages of civil litigation, from inception through trial, and is sure to bring that experience to every case.
He received his Juris Doctorate from University of California, Davis School of Law and his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from the University of Southern California with a full tuition merit scholarship. While attending law school Mr. Whitfield was a student attorney for the UC Davis School of Law Civil Rights Clinic. He was also a judicial researcher for the Tulare County Superior Court.
Mr. Whitfield is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts, California and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.