Kristen DrakeOf Counsel
Telephone : 415.247.7900
FAX : 415.247.7901

 Practice Areas

  • Real Estate and Land Use Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Appeals

About Kristen Drake

Kristen has over a dozen years litigating cases, from inception through trial, with deep experience in drafting, researching, conducting discovery, and preparing witnesses.

She has worked continuously for Bay Area law firms and has made substantial contributions as a Pro Bono Volunteer, assisting low income individuals needing to respond to pending actions. In 2013 Kristen was recognized for her civic contribution by being named Outstanding Volunteer by the Justice and Diversity Center of The San Francisco Bar Association.

A native of the Bay Area, Kristen has lived in San Francisco for over 15 years and has a passion for civic service and serving disadvantaged communities.


Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law/J.D., 1999
    Hastings Law Journal (Associate Executive Editor)
    American Jurisprudence Awards:
    Legal Writing and Research
    Environmental Law
    Criminal Law
  • University of California, Davis/ B.A. (Economics and Political Science), 1996
    Departmental Citation: Outstanding Performance in Economics

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