Laurence Louis Spitters Jr.

Laurence Louis Spitters Jr.

Member
Location:
San Jose, California
Phone:
408-780-1920
Fax:
408-293-9514
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Discrimination & Wrongful Termination
  • Construction Litigation - Contractors
  • Construction Litigation - Homeowners
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Homeowner Association Litigation
  • Commercial & Residential Landlord Tennant
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1986

Education

  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1983
    • Honors: Washington University School of Law Honor Council, 1983
    • Law Journal: Journal of Urban & Contemporary Law, Staff Member, 1982 - 1983
  • Santa Clara University
    • B.A. - 1980

Honors and Awards

  • Winner, American Planning Association Writing Competition, 1983 - Present
  • Special Master, California State Bar Special Master Program, 1992 - Present
  • Volunteer Attorney, Pro Bono Project of Santa Clara County, 1994 - Present
  • VIP Mentors, 1990 - 2007
  • VIP Mentors Advisory Board, 2004 - 2007
  • VIP Mentors Volunteer of the Year, 1992 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Board of Trustees, 1993 - 1994
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Board of Trustees, 2005 - 2006
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers Section: Section Member, 1987 - 1993
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers Section Executive Board, 1991 - 1992
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers Section President, 1993 - Present
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Solo & Small Firm Practitioners Section: Section Member, 1999 - Present
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Section Executive Committee, 2000 - Present
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Section Chair, 2001 - 2003
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Modest Means Committee, 1990 - 1993
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Civil Practice Committee, 1994 - 1995
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Modest Means Program, Panel Attorney, 1993 - 2004
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers Section Mentoring Program, Mentor, 1998 - 1999
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Attorney - Client Fee Arbitration Program, Arbitrator, 1991 - 1993
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association