Sean A. McCormick



Bar Admissions

State Bar of California

Previous Employment

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP


J.D., University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Order of the Coif; Senior Supervising Editor, California Law Review

B.A., Gonzaga University, History

B.B.A., Gonzaga University, Business Administration

Sean is a commercial litigator representing clients in disputes concerning contracts, fraud, product liability, land use, and environmental contamination.  Sean has represented both individuals and organizations in the energy, healthcare, consumer products, and private equity industries in both state and federal court.  Sean also maintains an active pro bono practice.  Before joining the firm, Sean clerked for the Hon. Joseph R. Goodwin of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia.


Career Highlights

Represented e-vapor product manufacturer in state product liability actions and nationwide federal multidistrict litigation

Represented pharmaceutical manufacturer in state and federal multidistrict litigation regarding prescription opioid medications

Represented national coffee retailers in California Proposition 65 litigation

Represented aerospace manufacturer concerning land use agreements and groundwater contamination litigation

Represented a California county in dispute over disposal of wastewater sewage sludge