Geoffrey Crisp



EXPERIENCE

Geoff Crisp has a broad range of comprehensive litigation experience representing clients in both state and federal court. His extensive background includes construction matters, employment matters (wrongful termination and sexual harassment), real estate disputes, partnership and corporate disputes, intellectual property matters (patent infringement and copyright infringement), attorneys' fees disputes, representation of creditors in bankruptcy matters, as well as claims arising under the California Talent Agencies Act before the California Labor Commissioner. Geoff has experience in all aspects of litigation, including mediations, arbitrations, and trials, and he is licensed to practice in California and Nevada.

EDUCATION

Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Bachelor of Arts-History, magna cum laude, 1979
Phi Alpha Theta, History Honor Society
Dean's List, 1977-1979

University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
Juris Doctor-magna cum laude, 1983
Member, Law Review
Phi Alpha Delta-Outstanding Senior Award

MEMBERSHIPS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

State Bar of California
State Bar of Nevada
United States District Court, Central District of California
United States District Court, Southern District of California
United States District Court, District of Nevada
United States Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit

PUBLISHED DECISION

Represented a law firm in an appeal in Steven M. Garber & Associates v. Eskandarian (2007) 150 Cal.App.4th 813, 59 Cal.Rptr.3d 1, in which the Court of Appeal upheld the trial court's granting of the law firm's motion for terminating sanctions and resulting default judgment based on appellants' failure to respond to discovery propounded by the law firm.

CONTACT INFO

California Office (949) 837-8200
Nevada Office (702) 314-1905

gcrisp@weildrage.com