CHEASTY, CHEASTY & MALEK, LLP is an award winning law firm based in Berkeley, California. The firm’s founder, Robert Cheasty, is included among Super Lawyers® of California, among the top attorneys in Northern California in San Francisco Magazine., among the Best Attorneys of America and among the national Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Partner Azadeh Malek is included among Rising Stars in San Francisco Magazine, and has received Martingale Hubbell’s Client Distinction Award. The firm represents the gravely injured, the accused, intellectual property owners, and those in serious litigation.
In 2005 Mr. Cheasty won a $53 million judgment for a young woman who was almost killed by a drunk driver (Johnson v. Hazel).
In 2011 he won a $7 million judgment in the case of a stabbing at a high school party (Ramos v. Oppelt;Johnson).
Additionally, Mr. Cheasty has successfully defended the intellectual property rights of clients including cases involving two academy award-winning movies (“The Matrix” and “What Dreams May Come”).
CHEASTY, CHEASTY & MALEK, LLP specializes in civil litigation, including:
- Personal Injury
- Wrongful Death
- Acupuncture Issues
- Contract Disputes
- Real Estate Disputes
- Criminal Allegations