Brian E. Hamilton
Civil Litigation Attorney
Brian E. Hamilton practices civil litigation, where he puts his insider’s knowledge of the judicial process to work for clients on a range of matters. Brian has represented clients in all stages of litigation. Brian’s practice focuses on commercial, real estate, and employment litigation. Brian’s litigation practice brings him before courts throughout California on a range of matters. His trial background includes sitting as second-chair in a complex commercial derivative lawsuit that resulted in a multi-million-dollar verdict for his clients. In addition to his courtroom experience, Brian frequently achieves favorable resolutions for his clients through successful mediations and negotiated settlements.
Brian holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law where he graduated with distinction, was the Editor-in-Chief of the McGeorge Law Review. While in law school, Mr. Hamilton received Witkin Awards for Academic Excellence in Evidence, Community Property, and American Legal History. Also during law school, Brian was a judicial extern for U.S. District Court Judge Kimberly J. Mueller of the Eastern District of California. Prior to attending law school, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science/International Relations from the University of California, San Diego.
Immediately after obtaining his law degree, Brian spent two years gaining invaluable experience as the judicial law clerk for Justice Ron D. Parraguirre of the Nevada Supreme Court. After returning to California, Brian became a two-time Jeopardy! Champion.
Brian belongs to the Placer County Bar Association and the Sacramento County Bar Association and is admitted to practice before the courts of the State of California as well as the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Central Districts of California.