AREAS OF EXPERIENCE & SKILL

50+ YEARS EXPERIENCE

200+ JURY TRIALS

SIMPLE & COMPLEX CASES

WRONGFUL DEATH
CATASTROPHIC PERSONAL INJURY

PRODUCT LIABILITY

AUTO CRASHWORTHINESS
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS
MEDICAL DEVICES
OTHER PRODUCTS

MASS TORTS

BAD FAITH

COMMERCIAL & BUSINESS LITIGATION

CONTACT INFORMATION:

SAL LICCARDO, ESQ.
Office: (408) 909-9696
Fax: (408) 922-9969
Email: salvador@liccardo.com

KATY BUOMPENSIERO, Paralegal
Office: (408) 909-9696
Fax: (408) 922-9969
Email: katy@liccardo.com

14435C Big Basin Way, #242
Saratoga, CA  95070

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Mailing Address:
409 N. Pacific Coast Hwy, #805
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Mediation Locations:

MEDIATOR, ARBITRATOR, CONSULTANT

Publications & Lectures

SOME PUBLICATIONS:

2009 Plaintiff Magazine "Old Warriors: Don't Mention the "R" word to this over-70 club. Old Warrior's hearts are strong and their weapons are as effective and as deadly as ever."
2008 Plaintiff Magazine "Profile Sal Liccardo: Determination and drive reach worldwide. From $50 public defender cases to million dollar lawsuits, Sal Liccardo's career spans 40 years - and he's still in the courtroom."
2003 Author, Silicon Valley - Business Journal, June 6, 2003, vol. 21, No. 4, "Frivolous Lawsuits Don't Often Survive Court System."
2003 Cover Story, Saratoga News, April 23, 2003, Vol. 49, No. 17, "Trying Times --- Saratogan Sal Liccardo, a Long Time Advocate for Justice."
2003 Published Press Interview, "silicon Valley Biz Ink, March 7-13, 2003, Vol. 3, No. 26, "Russia's Legal Evolution Betters Investments"
2003 Subject of Focus Story, 50+ Magazine, February 2003, Vol, 3, No. 2, "Skills as a story teller keep trial lawyer Sal Liccardo in demand."
1993 Author, Mealey's Litigation Reports, Breast Implants, July 29, 1993, Vol. 1, #18, Who Provided the "Junk Science?" Causation Evidence Between Silicone and Autoimmune Disease
1993 Author, Forum, California Trial Lawyers Assn., May '93, Volume 23, Number 4, Who Provided the "Junk Science?" Causation Evidence Between Silicone & Autoimmune Disease
1990 Author, Proof of Facts 3d, Volume 7, "Defective Design of Golf Cart," Bancroft Whitney
1989 Author, Am Jur Trials, Vol. 39, "Golf Cart Accidents," Bancroft Whitney, p. 333
1981 California Trial Lawyers Association, Journal, Editor-in-Chief
1981 Author of "Merger of Tort Concepts to Eradicate Slums - Premise Liability, Product Liability and Professional Negligence Team Up" (California Trial Lawyers Association, Journal, Vol. 19, #1)
1979 Contributor to "Million Dollar Arguments" Cassette Tape Series, Professional Techniques Library, Dallas, Texas
1977 Author of "Consumer's Right to Know - A New Horizon in Drug Product Liability" (Journal of Products Liability, Vol. 1, #3)

LECTURES:

Some of his most notable are:

2016 Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association Lecture, “Slip and Fall Cases Are Stealth Winners, Not Losers”
2015 Belli Lecture, "How To Detect Latent Severe Residual Injuries In Leg and Head Injuries”
2006 COAC Tahoe seminar on "Cross Examination of the Defense Neuropsychologist"
2003-In Continuum The International Academy of Trial Lawyers on the "American Rule of Law" for the "China Program" for Chinese Government Lawyers
2001 Consumer Attorneys of California, "Wisdom Of The Sages"
1997 Consumer Attorneys of California, "The Future of Silicone Breast Implant Litigation and the Science of Causation"
1995 Consumer Attorneys of California, "What You Need to Know About the Trial of a Breast Implant Case"
1994 CTLA 29th Annual Tahoe Convention, "Developing and Utilizing Expert Witnesses in Complex Products Cases: From Autos to Breast Implants"
1994 CTLA's National Conference on How to Try a Breast Implant Case, "What You Need to Know About Each Defendant: 'The Dow Family'"
1993 ATLA's National College of Advocacy, Dallas, "Expert Witnesses in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Cases: Your Key to Success"
1993 CTLA 28th Annual Tahoe Convention, "The Raging Battle of Breast Implant Litigation"
1993 Convention, Acapulco, Mexico, Silicone Breast Implant Litigation Panel, "Science and Litigation Update"
1992 Andrew's Publication - Philadelphia, PA, "Liability of Joint Venturers & Component Manufacturers" for Breast Implant Litigation
1992 ATLA - Chicago, Ill. "Liability of Joint Venturers & Component Manufacturers", Breast Implant Litigation Section
1992 Inner Circle of Advocates '92 Convention, "Silicone Breast Implant Litigation"
1992 CTLA-San Francisco Convention, "The Breast Implant Litigation: Fact or Fiction"
1991 CTLA "Liability and Damages Resulting From Chemical Exposure From an Implanted Medical Device" (Silicone Breast Implant Litigation)
1991 SCTLA/Bancroft-Whitney "Evaluation and Settlement"
1991 Inner Circle of Advocates '91 Convention, Santa Fe, New Mexico, "Silicone Breast Implant Litigation"
1990 Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association "Cases on the Cutting Edge of Litigation"
1990 ATLA - "Recognizing the Crash worthiness Issue in the Auto Collision Case"
1990 Texas Trial Lawyers Association "Public Justice and the Trial Lawyer"
1990 Michigan Trial Lawyers Association "Constitutional Torts", Maui, Hawaii
1986 Rutter Group on Proposition 51 Panel (Comparative Negligence)
1983 Kansas Trial Lawyers Association "Crown Center Seminar", "Merger of Tort Concepts to Eradicate Slums - Premise Liability, Product Liability and Professional Negligence Team Up"
1983 National Association of Legal Investigators Convention, Oregon, on the subject of automobile rollover crash worthiness cases
1975-76 Faculty, Santa Clara County Bar Trial Advocacy College