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Stephen M. Frayne

Senior Counsel

(510) 463-8600
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Oakland
1111 Broadway
Suite 1700
Oakland, CA 94607


Education

J.D., University of Arizona, 1995

  • Recipient, Dean's Achievement Award Scholarship

B.A., cum laude, History, Yale University, 1991

  • Recipient, Starr Foundation Scholarship

Clerkships

Honorable Gordon T. Alley, Pima County Superior Court

Externships

Extern-Prosecutor, Pima County Attorney's Office

Stephen Frayne is a senior counsel in Gordon & Rees’s San Francisco office practicing in the Environmental/Toxic Tort group. His current practice focuses on products liability and toxic tort litigation, with an emphasis in the defense of personal injury lawsuits based on claims of exposure to asbestos and benzene. In this capacity, he has represented a broad variety of clients in many different industries: from multinational manufacturers of industrial equipment and consumer goods, and large construction contractors, automotive and component part manufacturers, to small, privately owned service and supply companies.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Frayne practiced in the Asbestos and Products Liability Groups at a well established San Francisco litigation firm. His prior litigation experience also includes the defense of medical malpractice claims, medical device products liability claims, insurance coverage litigation, and the defense of automakers and tire manufacturers in products liability litigation arising out of catastrophic accident claims and rollover litigation.

Admissions

California
U.S. District Courts, Northern and Central Districts of California

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Contact

(510) 463-8600

sfrayne@grsm.com


Offices

Oakland

Education

J.D., University of Arizona, 1995

  • Recipient, Dean's Achievement Award Scholarship

B.A., cum laude, History, Yale University, 1991

  • Recipient, Starr Foundation Scholarship

Clerkships

Honorable Gordon T. Alley, Pima County Superior Court

Externships

Extern-Prosecutor, Pima County Attorney's Office

Stephen M. Frayne

Senior Counsel

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Biography

Stephen Frayne is a senior counsel in Gordon & Rees’s San Francisco office practicing in the Environmental/Toxic Tort group. His current practice focuses on products liability and toxic tort litigation, with an emphasis in the defense of personal injury lawsuits based on claims of exposure to asbestos and benzene. In this capacity, he has represented a broad variety of clients in many different industries: from multinational manufacturers of industrial equipment and consumer goods, and large construction contractors, automotive and component part manufacturers, to small, privately owned service and supply companies.

Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Frayne practiced in the Asbestos and Products Liability Groups at a well established San Francisco litigation firm. His prior litigation experience also includes the defense of medical malpractice claims, medical device products liability claims, insurance coverage litigation, and the defense of automakers and tire manufacturers in products liability litigation arising out of catastrophic accident claims and rollover litigation.

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California
U.S. District Courts, Northern and Central Districts of California

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