Kathleen is a respected lawyer both in and out of court. She has represented companies as large as Chanel, Infineon Raceway, and Cash America, as well as smaller and mid-size companies across the country for more than 30 years. Kathleen is AV-rated, a member of the American Inns of Court, and has nearly 100 trials, mediations and arbitrations to her credit. She is our resident business litigation expert, a recognized national expert on ADA defense and is quickly becoming well known for her depth of experience in cannabis regulatory and litigation matters.
After 20 years in world-class law firms and corporate legal departments, Kathleen E. Finnerty opened Finnerty Law Offices, Inc., in 2011 to serve select clients in business litigation and counseling. This new platform provides personalized attention for each client matter, on a more economic scale, with same high caliber legal services. She likes to say, “we design solutions for your business, not ours.” The firm represents businesses in civil litigation across the country. A noted national expert in ADA defense, trade secrets and IP litigation, as well as partnership and corporate disputes, the value Kathleen brings to her clients is based on four core strengths:
She has represented Fortune 100 companies, mid-caps and startups for more than 30 years.
She keeps every client’s end-goal in focus and develops precise strategies for achieving the client’s desired result.
She offers practical advice, in straightforward terms, without delay.
She is an “AV” Peer Rated lawyer in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers – U.S. News and Review and Best Lawyers Sacramento. “We have the expertise to aggressively and cost-effectively assert and defend our clients’ interests in a broad spectrum of business cases,” she says.