Robert M. Gagliasso

Robert M. Gagliasso is an equity shareholder of Bustamante & Gagliasso with 25 years of experience in complex construction litigation as well as contract, product liability, real estate and business litigation. Rob is an AV rated attorney by Martindale Hubbell and was recently selected as a 2019 Super Lawyer in Northern California for Construction Litigation. In addition to construction litigation, Rob has also handled numerous personal injury cases, employment class actions and general insurance defense cases. Rob provides general counsel, risk management and contract formation services to various developers and general contractors throughout California. He has negotiated over a hundred multi-million dollar settlements and has litigated cases in Northern California and Nevada, including a $500 million product liability class action case. Mr. Gagliasso has been to trial or binding arbitration over a dozen times. He has worked up over 50 additional cases to the actual start date of trial during the course of his career. Education:
  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law
  • B.S., Economics, Santa Clara University
Memberships and Associations:
  • State Bar of California
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
  • American Bar Association
  • United States District Court for the Northern and Central District of California
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California & Nevada
Areas of Practice:
  • Construction Law and Defect Litigation
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Business Litigation and Counseling
  • Personal Injury and Product Liability
  • Employment Class Actions

email: rgagliasso@boglawyers.com