John R. Browne III

John R. Browne III

Law Firm: Law Offices of John R. Browne III
Address: 50 California Street, Suite 3500 San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-421-6700

General Information

Services: Wills, Trusts & Probates, Elder Law, Business Law & Real Estate
Percent of Practice (Probate):
Fees: I am devoted to cost effectively and efficiently representing the best interests of my clients. Sometimes this can be done by simply counseling people as to how to best proceed to solve a legal problem or to comply with an applicable law or regulation. Other times situations can be resolved by preparing agreements or other papers.


Bar Admissions State: CA & IN
Bar Admissions Year: 1966
Bar Number: 38891
County Bar Associations:
Court Admissions: United States Supreme Court-Washington, D.C.; United States Court of Claims-Washington, D.C.; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals-San Francisco, CA; U.S. District Court, N.D.CA-San Francisco, CA; 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals-Cincinnati, Ohio; 6th Circuit Court of Appeals- Denver, Colorado; United States District Court- N.D. IN, Ft. Wayne, IN
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Graduate Degree:
Law Degree: Indiana Univ Bloomington School of Law

Work History

Number of Attorneys: 1
State License: CA & IN
Previous Employment: Law Clerk for Petty, Andrews, Olson & Tufts, 650 California Street (1966) Associate Attorney for Field, DeGoff & Rieman, 745 Market Street (1966-1969) Sole Practice, 210 Post Street (1969-1976) Partner in Browne & Kahn, 300 Montgomery Street (1976-1988) Director and Shareholder in Holmes, Rochester & Lea, APC, 44 Montgomery Street (1988-1994) Head of Real Estate, Business & Trust Department of Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, 2 Embarcadero Center and 39 Drumm Street (1994-2003) Sole Director and Shareholder, Law Offices of John R. Browne III, a Professional Corporation, 50 California Street (2003-Present)
Activities & Awards: Mr. Browne carries an "AV" Martindale-Hubbell rating, which means that in confidential peer evaluations by his peers and judges, Mr. Browne has the highest rating available for both legal competence and high adherence to ethical standards.


Testimonials: "I have always found Mr. Browne to handle his client's interests in a most professional manner and on a cost effective basis. His knowledge of the legal intricacies, in the relative areas of his work, is both thorough and extensive." -Daniel Bergman