Partners Bill Kershaw & Stu Talley Selected to 2019 Super Lawyers List, Partner Ian Barlow Selected to Rising Stars List
We are pleased to announce that three of our attorneys are selected to the prestigious Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2019. Attorneys Bill Kershaw and Stu Talley have been selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers list, and Attorney Ian Barlow has been selected to the Rising Stars list. All three are being recognized for their outstanding work in the field of class action lawsuits. As a law firm that takes every case personally, and one that always puts the needs of our clients first, we are humbled to be recognized for the ongoing work of our dedicated team.
The selection process for both recognitions involves an extensive process of peer nominations/evaluations and independent research. All candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of professional achievement and peer recognition. Only the top 5% of attorneys are selected to the Super Lawyers list and only 2.5% are selected to the Rising Stars list. Attorneys who make the list are the top in their respective fields of practice, particularly in the areas of: verdicts/settlements, professional transactions, education/employment background, honors/awards, bar and/or professional involvement, specialty licenses/certifications, scholarly lectures/writings, and more.
Meet Our Attorneys
Attorney Bill Kershaw
Bill is the managing partner with more than 40 years of experience. To date, he has secured notable verdicts and settlements in the fields of mass torts, class actions, and complex federal litigation, including a $330 million settlement against Honda for RICO violations. His unyielding courtroom presence has earned him a national reputation.
Attorney Stu Talley For over 20 years, Stuart has advocated on behalf of the wrongfully injured, particularly those harmed by dangerous pharmaceutical drugs, defective medical devices, and defective products. He is a respected litigator, and has been instrumental in securing landmark settlements and verdicts for his clients. He was part of a group of lawyers who obtained a $2.4 billion settlement against DePuy for defective hip implants.
Attorney Ian Barlow Preparation, perseverance, and strategy are the cornerstones of Ian’s career. He handles cases involving consumer class actions, mass torts, wage and hour claims, among others. He has litigated against domestic and multinational corporations including Wal-Mart, Toyota, DirecTV, and BMW.
For representation from a winning, recognized team of lawyers in Sacramento, contact Kershaw, Cook & Talley at (916) 520-6639. We can also be reached online by completing a contact form here. Consultations are free and confidential, so don’t wait!