Firm Overview

The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices were founded on May 1, 2009, by Kenneth B. Arthofer and Griffith J. Tonkin. Prior to founding Arthofer & Tonkin, Mr. Arthofer and Mr. Tonkin were with the law firm of Harr, Arthofer & Ayres.

The Firm currently has three attorneys who have nearly 50 years of combined experience. The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices are a general civil litigation firm with emphasis on insurance defense, real estate, construction, business and personal injury.

Personal Injury
The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices represent clients injured in all types of accidents, including but not limited to, vehicle accidents, premises and products liability actions and wrongful death cases. The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices has recovered millions of dollars for its clients [1]

Insurance Defense
The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices represent a variety of insurance companies in matters ranging from minor accident claims to catastrophic injury and wrongful death actions. The Firm has also defended the interests of design professionals and contractors in construction defect actions and delay claims, real estate sales professionals for claims of misrepresentation and negligence, and government entities including cities and other municipalities for government tort liability claims.

Real Estate
The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices handle all types of real estate matters including construction law, easement disputes, commercial leases, quiet title actions, deed of trust litigation, boundary disputes, mechanic’s liens, and real estate development.

Business Litigation
The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices handle a wide variety of business litigation including partnership and corporate disputes, breach of contract, lease disputes and debt collection actions.

Corporate and Business Law
The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices handle a wide variety of business-related activities, including, but not limited to, business entity formation (limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships and other entity forms for general business and professionals), business operations, including entity and employee management, business planning, real estate purchase and sale documents, commercial leases, business buy-sell agreements and general contract law.

The Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices is a law partnership specializing in civil litigation with an emphasis on insurance defense, construction defect, product liability, real estate, personal injury and professional errors and omissions. The Firm has a client base ranging from the largest insurance companies to private businesses and individuals. It is dedicated to providing the efficient and aggressive legal representation necessary to obtain a good result in each case.

The partners and associates of the Arthofer & Tonkin Law Offices bring together a combination and diversity of experience which allows them to provide legal representation to the insurance industry, individuals and businesses. Over the years, they have accumulated an impressive record of successfully representing their clients including insureds, insurance companies, individuals and self-insured businesses in a multitude of cases. The Firm is dedicated to providing top level representation for its institutional and private clients at competitive rates.

The Firm regularly handles cases in the 15 Northern California counties including Butte, Del Norte, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity and Yolo.

[1] This does not constitute a guarantee, warranty or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter.