Attorney John A. Shepardson
Areas of Practice: Civil Litigation, with some transactional work; Insurance Bad Faith, Personal Injury, Accident, Business and Real Estate
Membership: Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association
Other Jurisdictions: California
Other Languages: Spanish
Professional Liability Insurance: Yes
Educated at Leigh High School 1978
West Valley College AS Degree Science and Math 1980
U.C. Berkeley Business School Undergraduate Degree 1982
Santa Clara U. Law School 1985
State Bar Admitted 1987
Volunteer Lexington Elementary School
Los Gatos Lions Club 1991-1998
Coach for Youth Basketball
Community activist on land use issues
Team in Training (2006)
Raised money for blood cancer research
Volunteer at Lexington Elementary School 1997, 1998, 1999. 2001 and 2002 (weekly P.E.)
Assisted (as pro bono non attorney of record) in 2011-2012 successful challenge to Albright land use approval done made in violation if CEQA.Decision by Hon. Joseph Huber of the Santa Clara County Superior Court.
Assisted (as pro bono non attorney of record, committee chairman and a named plaintiff) in 2014 settlement of Albright land use approval and obtained an additional $350,000 for the Town of Los Gatos to mitigate development impacts.
Volunteer coach for youth basketball teams through Los Gatos Recreation Dept. (2000-2003) and NJB (2004)
President Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association.
59 N. Santa Cruz Ave. Suite Q
Los Gatos, CA 95030