Cholakian & Associates
is proud to announce the appointment of a new partner, Jeremy Jessup; practicing in areas of civil litigation in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, contract dispute and creditor rights.

Welcome to Cholakian & Associates

Cholakian & Associates, a 10 attorney civil defense firm, is listed in Best’s Insurance Directory, has been AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell since inception, and is retained to represent small businesses and individuals named as defendants in claims of serious exposure to those businesses and individuals, as well as providing governmental defense to Bay Area municipalities and counties.

This practice primarily involves the defense of individuals and small businesses named as defendants in serious catastrophic injuries, complex commercial/environmental, product liability/fire liability and subrogation matters, ADA, employment, governmental and coverage litigation. This also includes specializing in the defense of matters involving allegations of construction defect, mold related claims, inter and intrastate trucking, commercial landlord/tenant, environmental liability, professional liability, including insurance agents, labor and employment law, first party coverage and claims matters.

The attorneys in this practice group have significant litigation experience, with an emphasis on high exposure cases.

Practice Areas

  • Catastrophic Injury Defense
  • Environmental Defense 
  • Commercial Trucking Defense 
  • Commercial Landlord Defense 
  • Construction Defect
  • Insurance Defense

  • Governmental Defense
  • ADA and Civil Liberty Defense
  • Labor and Employment Premises Liability
  • Fire Subrogation