Anderson Franco has focused his career to representing clients in landlord-tenant disputes, personal injury matters, and real property claims. He has served as the trial attorney in jury and bench trials. He has successfully argued motions before various California courts, including motions for summary judgment and discovery motions. Anderson has litigated matters with 60+ parties, cases designated complex by the court, and multiple million-dollar cases ($1,000,000+).
Anderson has also contributed to creating landlord-tenant law through the California Court of Appeals, First District. The Court published a decision in his client’s favor that expanded on the San Francisco Rent Ordinance and eviction requirements: Reynolds v. Lau (2019) 39 Cal.App.5th 953.
Anderson was selected by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star in the area of Civil Litigation. The attorneys selected as Rising Stars are limited to 2.5% of the outstanding emerging lawyers in Northern California who are age 40 and under or having practiced 10 years or less.
Anderson has a wealth of experience representing Plaintiffs and Defendants in cases concerning:
- Landlord harassment
- Slip & falls
- Automobile Accidents
- Catastrophic Injuries
- Bar/nightclub injuries
- Construction defect
- Contract disputes
- Premises liability
Anderson graduated from University of California, Berkeley, with bachelor’s degrees in rhetoric and ethnic studies, and a minor in Chicano studies. Anderson was awarded two highly coveted full-tuition scholarships: Gates Millennium Scholarship and the IDEAL Scholarship through the Level Playing Field Institute.
Anderson then obtained his law degree from University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall). In law school, Anderson was the Editor-in-Chief of the Berkeley Business Law Journal and an editor for the Berkeley La Raza Law Journal.
Anderson was formerly on the board member and Vice President of the San Francisco la Raza Lawyers Association (SFLRLA) and the Bay Area Latino Lawyers Fund. Anderson has also published legal guides on CEBBlog.
Anderson is a native Spanish speaker and a native San Franciscan.
Anderson can be reached at (415) 268-8130 or afranco(at)dlphlaw.com