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Dangers of Reumofan Supplements Revealed

September 25, 2013 News Articles

Dietary supplements may contain powerful and potentially dangerous drugs. USA Today recently covered the mysteries and dangers behind Reumofan, marketed as a natural dietary supplement for treating arthritis, muscle pain, osteoporosis, bone cancer, and other conditions, and spoke to our partner Wendy M.

Frederick Schenk named top attorney by ‘Best Lawyers’

August 28, 2013 News Articles

CaseyGerry partner Frederick Schenk has been selected by his peers as San Diego “Lawyer of the Year” for mass tort litigation / class actions in the 2014 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America.”

CaseyGerry attorney recognized by world’s largest trial bar

August 5, 2013 News Articles

By Daily Transcript Staff Report

The American Association for Justice (AAJ) and the National College of Advocacy recently recognized San Diego attorney Thomas D. Penfield as a Diplomate of Trial Advocacy at its 2013 annual convention in San Francisco.

Deadline for claims in Chula Vista lawsuit extended

August 2, 2013 News Articles

By Allison Sampite-Montecalvo – U-T San Diego

CHULA VISTA — The deadline for some Chula Vista residents to file claims against the city for refunds on their cellphone bills has been extended.

Robert J. Francavilla recognized as 2013 top attorney

August 2, 2013 News Articles
Robert J. Francavilla CaseyGerry


Law School/Year: University of San Diego, 1983

College/Year: University of San Diego, 1980

Bar Admissions


Practice Areas

Serious Personal Injury; Head/Brain Injury; Property Damage

Major Cases

•In a complex premises liability case, represented a woman severely injured in poolside fall, settling the case for $7.5 million in damages.


August 2, 2013 News Articles

Super Lawyers has recognized six CaseyGerry partners – David Casey Jr.Gayle M. Blatt, Robert J. Francavilla, Thomas D. Luneau, Thomas D. Penfield and Frederick Schenk – in its prestigious annual ranking of attorneys. 

San Diego firm specializes in serious personal injury, traumatic head injury cases

July 31, 2013 News Articles

The attorneys at CaseyGerry specialize in serious personal injury and traumatic brain injury cases, and are at the forefront of the complex medical issues related to brain injury. These include chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease thought to be caused by repeat concussions or blows to the head, and second impact syndrome, a condition in which the brain swells rapidly after a person suffers a second concussion.

[Update] Deadline Approaches for Chula Vista Residents to Make Cell Phone Tax Refund Claims

July 5, 2013 News Articles

The $8 million settlement of a class action lawsuit between wireless phone users and the City of Chula Vista means thousands of local residents are eligible for refunds — but valid claims must be filed by July 31, 2013 for eligible residents to receive their cash payments.