Extensive Litigation Experience with a Passion for Results

We are passionate about results. As trial attorneys in high-stakes litigation, we have experience in knowing what it takes to successfully checkmate our opponents, either in the courtroom or around the negotiating table.

Our attorneys, Benjamin Pavone and Kimberley Fonner, both have more than 20 years of experience navigating complex legal concerns. Our tenacious pursuit of justice for those who have suffered physically or financially because of the misconduct of others is well-documented. Learn more about our education, experience and record of success here:

Kimberley Fonner was formerly a litigator in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Her practice has included shareholder class actions, derivative suits, and contested proxy battles, as well as several copyright, trademark, antitrust, and general commercial matters. She has assisted in the representation of firm clients such as Amkor Technology, Inc., 3Com Corporation, Ventana Medical Systems, Inc., Hasbro, Inc., J.D. Edwards & Company, Quickturn Design Systems, Inc., and Hewlett-Packard Company.

Benjamin Pavone has tried more than 30 cases to jury verdict, mostly to victory. Counsel has also litigated almost 75 appeals. He has fought cases in every corner of the state, and in various courts around the country, and been involved in numerous high-profile actions. He has represented everyone from the most hapless homeless person to billion-dollar conglomerates, in contract scuffles, probate battles, real estate disputes, mass personal injury actions and everything in between. Mr. Pavone is a skilled litigator that brings 25 years of legal experience to solve problems in the most efficient and effective manner.

Custom-Tailored Solutions in Every Case

In addition to the services of our experienced business litigation lawyers in California, we can employ the services of other legal professionals to build the strongest case for you. We carefully evaluate each case and determine the resources necessary to reach a successful conclusion based on the size, scope and nature of the legal issues at hand. We often assist clients with business and corporate litigation as well as commercial litigation needs.

Regardless of the nature of your individual case, we pledge our complete commitment to your best interests. Our goal is the success and well-being of our clients. We are driven by our desire to provide high-quality legal work and vigorous representation for each client. Our lawyers are also experienced in appellate work, and we frequently receive permission to litigate and manage cases in other legal forums and courts.

Preparation, Dedication And Personal Service In Each Case

We are happy to discuss your legal concerns and explain how we can help you address your complex litigation matters. While we prepare every case as if it is going to trial, we will negotiate on your behalf if a settlement is possible. Contact Pavone & Fonner LLP today by calling our office in San Diego at 619-821-9255 or emailing us to schedule your appointment for a free evaluation of your case.