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Kamran Javandel

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Biography

Kamran is a litigator and environmental lawyer in our San Francisco office. He represents clients in both environmental matters and general business litigation, including:

  • Environmental matters
    • Litigating under the full range of federal and California environmental laws
    • Defending environmental enforcement actions
    • Advising on compliance with environmental laws and regulations
    • Resolving government agency investigations
    • Obtaining project entitlements, permits, and other approvals
    • Advising on environmental aspects of real estate and business transactions
    • Defending Prop 65 actions
  • Business litigation
    • Defending consumer and other class actions
    • Defending claims under California’s Unfair Competition and False Advertising Laws
    • Litigating contract, property, and other business disputes

Prior Professional Experience

In a prior career as an environmental consultant, Kamran managed assessment and remediation of sites with contaminated soil, groundwater, and soil vapor, obtaining regulatory closure on a high percentage of those sites.

Memberships

  • Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF), Environmental Law Section, Executive Committee
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL), Leadership Development Committee
  • Groundwater Resources Association
  • Industrial Association of Contra Costa County

Accolades

  •  Selected for inclusion in Northern California Rising Stars by Super Lawyers (2014 - 2017)
 Rated by Super Lawyers

Education

Kamran graduated, cum laude, from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, in 2010 where he was on the editorial board of the Hastings Law Journal, served as a teaching assistant, and earned multiple awards and honors for his legal writing, research, and oral advocacy.

Kamran holds degrees in environmental toxicology and political science from the University of California, Davis, in 2004.

Bar Admissions

  • California

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals