SAN DIEGO (May 26, 2016) – Frederick Schenk, ’78 (JD) – a partner with San Diego-based CaseyGerry – was recently lauded for his community service work at the San Diego County Bar Association’s 2016 Annual Service Awards Luncheon, held earlier this month at the Westin Hotel downtown.
Active in both professional and community organizations, Schenk was honored for his work as president of the Board of Directors, 22nd District Agricultural Association, a state agency also known as the San Diego County Fair Board. He just finished his two-year tenure as president, and continues to serve on the board of directors. As board president, he helped usher significant events and long-term changes, including working to expand the educational opportunities for both children and seniors who attend the Fair.
An attorney with San Diego-based CaseyGerry since 1983, Schenk also serves on the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) andon the board of visitors of the University of San Diego School of Law. He is past-president of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, The Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center of San Diego and the Washington, D.C.-based Civil Justice Foundation.
Schenk earned a bachelor of arts degree from UCLA, and a juris doctorate degree from the University of San Diego School of Law.
CaseyGerry was established in 1947, and is the longest-standing plaintiffs’ law firm in San Diego. The firm’s 15 attorneys practice in numerous areas,including serious personal injury, product liability, aviation, pharmaceutical, mass tort and class action litigation. Headquartered at 110 Laurel St. in the Banker’s Hill neighborhood of San Diego, the firm also has an additional office in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Calif. For more information call 619-238-1811.