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Hon. James P. Kleinberg (Ret.)

Hon. James P. Kleinberg (Ret.)

JAMS
Former Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge, Complex Civil Litigation
San Jose, CA, USA


Judge Kleinberg retired from the Superior Court of California in April, 2014 after 12 years of service. Since then he has served as a neutral with JAMS based in both the San Francisco and Silicon Valley offices handling arbitration, mediation, mock trials and appeals, and special federal and state court assignments, such as discovery referee and special master. During his last three years on the bench he supervised the Complex Civil Litigation department. After graduating from Michigan Law School Judge Kleinberg was a Trial Attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division. In 1969 he entered commercial litigation practice with a firm in San Francisco and in 1983 joined McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen (later Bingham McCutchen) as a litigation partner in San Jose, Palo Alto, and San Francisco. In practice he handled major commercial cases in courts throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. In 2013 he was named “Outstanding Jurist” by the Santa Clara County Bar Association, and in 2014 he was named “Trial Judge of the Year” by the Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association. He serves as co-ombudsperson in a program initiated by the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California and is a past-President and currently Director of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Northern California and the William A. Ingram Inn of Court. He is a regular panelist for PLI and the Sedona Conference, and was designated a Holton Teaching Fellow at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley.

Hon. James P. Kleinberg (Ret.) is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes - Trade Secrets 2018: What Every Lawyer Should Know, Thursday, November 08, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes - Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes, Thursday, November 08, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes - Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes, Thursday, November 08, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes - Ethical Issues in Trade Secrets Disputes, Thursday, November 08, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Trade Secrets 2018: What Every Lawyer Should Know, Wednesday, November 14, 2018, San Francisco, CA
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