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J. Daniel Holsenback

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(619) 230-7443
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San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101


Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071


Education

Mediating the Litigated Case, Straus Institute (Pepperdine University School of Law), 2016

Mediation Training and Certificate, Northwestern University, 2015

J.D., University of California Davis, School of Law, King Hall, 1989

  • Senior Notes and Comments Editor, UC Davis Law Review
  • Recipient, Patrick Hopkins Memorial Award for Outstanding Law Review Writer

B.A., Politics & Government, University of Puget Sound, 1986

  • Recipient, Charles T. Battin Trophy for Demonstrated Success in Politics

J. Daniel Holsenback, Esq. brings over 25 years of legal experience as a civil trial lawyer and in-house counsel to his practice. Mr. Holsenback is experienced in mediating disputes in areas ranging from real estate to intellectual property, business and insurance disputes, and personal injury.

A Gray Cary-trained, AV-rated attorney, Mr. Holsenback has tried more than thirty cases before juries, judges, and arbitrators, with representation equally split between plaintiff and defense. The subject matter of those cases included assault, contracts, construction defects, copyright infringement, employment, fiduciary duties, fraud, legal malpractice, negligence, personal injury, premises liability, real estate, shareholder dissolution, trademark infringement, trade secrets, and unfair competition.

In addition to his time as a trial lawyer, Mr. Holsenback served as general counsel for a software company and a real estate investment company.

Mr. Holsenback is a former Vice-President and Director of the San Diego County Bar Association and a five-time member of the San Diego delegation to the annual California State Bar Conference of Delegates. He also served as a member of the Greater North Park Community Planning Committee and as President and Director of Sushi Performance & Visual Art. He presently coaches baseball for Solana Beach Little League.

Mr. Holsenback has had a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating since 1999, and he is a certified member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He won the 2002 Silver-Tongue Extemporaneous Speaking Competition.

In recognition of his achievements, Mr. Holsenback has been consistently named one of the San Diego Daily Transcript’s Top Attorneys (Real Estate Litigation, Corporate Litigation, and Personal Injury Litigation) and one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego by San Diego Magazine.

Admissions

California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Colorado

Memberships

San Diego County Bar Association
Association of Business Trial Lawyers
San Diego Defense Lawyers

Community Involvement

Vice-President and Director, San Diego County Bar Association
Five-time member of the San Diego delegation to the annual California State Bar Conference of Delegates
Member, Greater North Park Community Planning Committee
President and Director, Sushi Performance & Visual Art
Volunteer, Solana Beach Little League