San Francisco, CA WW/Press/November 14, 2017 –Douglas A. Applegate, Attorney with Seiler Epstein Ziegler & Applegate LLP, was selected for inclusion as a Diamond Member in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America – 2017-2018 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
The accomplishments attained by Mr. Douglas Applegate in the field of Legal Services warrants inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America. SEZA is comprised of four partners, two of counsel and two associates, combining over one hundred years of legal experience. The firm’s partners have represented clients in over one hundred jury trials, numerous bench trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative hearings, all with an impeccable success rate. Several of our attorneys have served as Assistant District Attorneys or Deputy City Attorneys for the City of San Francisco and have a depth of trial experience and familiarity with the San Francisco Judiciary matched by no other firm
our size. Douglas Applegate has worked in San Francisco as a civil trial and appellate lawyer for the last twenty-seven years. He has represented clients in all phases of civil litigation, and his practice has included jury trials, arbitration proceedings and bench trials, together with appeals in both the state and federal courts. Mr. Applegate is presently the head of the firm’s appellate and complex litigation practice group and his secret to success has been his analytical mind. Douglas received his B.A. summa cum laude from The University of Dayton and his J.D. cum laude from The University of Chicago Law School. Since 2007, Mr. Applegate has been honored with a fellowship by the Litigation Council of America. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, all courts of the state of California and all courts of the State of Hawaii.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who demonstrate recognizable success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of individual accomplishments and achievement within the North American legal community.