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Scott David Kalkin

Scott David Kalkin

Roboostoff & Kalkin - Representing People, Not Corporations Since 1988
  • Insurance Claims, Appeals & Appellate, Personal Injury
  • California
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If you are trying to obtain disability benefits because you are unable to do your job as a result of an illness or injury my law firm can assist you. We can also help with any type of insurance claim that has been wrongfully denied whether it be medical insurance, homeowner’s claims, property damage or personal injury claims.

Mr Kalkin has practiced in the areas of Long Term Disability, ERISA Litigation, Personal Injury, Civil Appeals and Insurance Bad Faith for over thirty-five years.

In 1989 he was elected to the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association and became its president in 2003. Mr. Kalkin has also served as a judge pro tem for the San Francisco and San Mateo County Superior Courts since 1990.

In 2007 he was inducted as one of Northern California's Super Lawyers, He is also AV rated by Martindale Hubbell.

Practice Areas
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Additional Practice Areas
  • Long Term Disability Litigation
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Car Accidents
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Rates and retainers vary according to matter
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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9th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Past President
San Francisco Trial Lawyers
Managing Partner
Roboostoff & Kalkin
- Current
Roboostoff & Allen
Law Clerk
California Attorney General's Office
Law Clerk in the San Francisco Criminal Division
University of San Francisco School of Law
J.D. (1985)
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California State University - San Diego State University
B.S. (1982) | Business Administration - Marketing
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Super Lawyers Northern California
AV rated
Martindale Hubbel
Professional Associations
San Francisco Trial Lawyers
Board of Directors
- Current
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California State Bar  # 120791
- Current
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San Francisco Trial Lawyers
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Articles & Publications
ERISA, McCutchen and Amara - Arrows in Your Quiver? What a Plaintiff’s Attorney Needs to Know
The Trial Lawyer
When a Defendant Goes Bankrupt - Obtaining Relief from the Automatic Stay
The Trial Lawyer
Compelling Disclosure of Witness Statements
The Trial Lawyer
Contact & Map
369 Pine Street
Suite 820
San Francisco, CA 94104
Telephone: (415) 732-0282
Monday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Weekend appointments available upon request.