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Robert J. Francavilla of San Diego named 2016 Trial Lawyer of the Year

February 15, 2017 News Articles

Posted on February 15, 2017 by Larry Bodine

CaseyGerry partner Robert J. Francavilla was named 2016 Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (CASD) during the organization’s 58th Annual Awards and Installation Dinner, held recently at the Westin San Diego downtown.

Fred Schenk is the magic behind the San Diego County Fair

February 6, 2017 News Articles


Fred Schenk grew up in Los Angeles but has fond memories of going to the San Diego County Fair as a teenager.

“My sister was in law school,” says the partner at Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield, “and I would come down in the summer to visit, and she and her husband would take me to the fair.

Daily Journal Lists David S. Casey, Jr. Among State’s Most Influential Attorneys

October 21, 2016 News Articles

Firm managing partner David S. Casey, Jr. has been recognized as one of the “100 Leading Lawyers in California” for 2016 by the Los Angeles Daily Journal, one of the legal profession’s preeminent publications.

Volkswagen and Audi 2.0-Liter Emissions Settlement Provides Substantial Compensation to Owners and Lessees, Removes Polluting Vehicles from Road, and Remediates Environmental Damage

June 30, 2016 News Articles

Class and government settlements create funding pool of up to $10.033 billion for affected consumers plus $4.7 billion for environmental impact to hold VW accountable for emissions conduct

San Francisco, CA—A class-wide settlement filed today by the consumer plaintiffs in the Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Marketing, Sales Practices, and Products Liability Litigation will provide owners and lessees of Volkswagen and Audi 2.0-liter diesel vehicles substantial compensation through buybacks and lease terminations, government-approved emissions modifications, and cash payments, while fixing or removing these polluting vehicles from the road.

David S. Casey, Jr. named among California’s Top Plaintiff’s Lawyers

June 29, 2016 News Articles

Firm partner David S. Casey Jr. has once again been recognized as among California’s Top Plaintiff’s Lawyers by the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal – the leading daily California legal publications.

Adam B. Levine Named One of San Diego Daily Transcript’s Top 40 Under 40

May 31, 2016 News Articles

CaseyGerry attorney Adam B. Levine has been named one of San Diego’s top “40 Business Professionals under 40” by the Daily Transcript.  According to the Transcript, this inaugural supplement showcases the “young talented professionals driving San Diego’s success stories.

Gwynn Tobacco Lawsuit Story on GMA

May 25, 2016 News Articles

See report on lawsuit filed by Tony Gwynn family against the tobacco industry on Good Morning America. View Segment.

Family of Baseball Legend Files Lawsuit

May 25, 2016 News Articles

CaseyGerry has filed lawsuit on behalf of the family of baseball icon and Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn. The lawsuit – filed in San Diego Superior Court – is  seeking to hold the tobacco industry accountable for Gwynn’s death from salivary gland cancer when he was just 54.