July 2020

Twelve Sideman & Bancroft Attorneys Recognized in Super Lawyers’ 2020 Northern California Guide


Sideman & Bancroft is pleased to announce that 10 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers list:

Zachary J. Alinder, Intellectual Property Litigation
Guy W. Chambers, Intellectual Property Litigation
Jeffrey C. Hallam, Criminal Defense: White Collar
Ellen I. Kahn, Estate Planning & Probate
Steven M. Katz, Tax
Beatrice Martinet, Intellectual Property
Linda L. McCall, Estate Planning & Probate
Monica Mazzei, Family Law
Hilary C. Pierce, Estate Planning & Probate
Sandra B. Price, Estate Planning & Probate

Additionally, Ellen P. Liu and Travis W. Thompson were was selected as a Rising Stars.

Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The list is compiled through a multiphase selection process, which includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. The Rising Star designation is given to no more than 2.5 percent of the region’s lawyers who demonstrate outstanding career accomplishments before the age of 40 or with fewer than 10 years in practice.

The 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers rankings demonstrate the depth of the firm’s expertise in the areas of tax controversy, estate planning and brand protection – encompassing intellectual property and white collar defense.