Philip H. Knudsen

Philip H. Knudsen

Experience Excellence at Oakland, California Personal Injury, Medical and Legal Malpractice Law Firm

Firm Overview

Practical Advice and Clear Communication:
For more than 37 years, attorney Philip H. Knudsen has been respected for his winning strategies in the courtroom and his commitment to resolving his clients' cases in the most cost-efficient and effective way. At Philip H. Knudsen, we listen to you and place a strong emphasis on clearly and precisely explaining the challenges of your case and how we plan to resolve your legal matters.

Accomplished attorney Philip H. Knudsen is well known to both clients and peers for his integrity and exemplary legal service. He is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Client Reviews:
"Mr. Knudsen has a very high level of honesty and integrity. I have recommended him to others who are in need of legal representation. He went out of his way both times we retained him to represent our family. Others to whom we recommended him have been exceptionally thankful for our advice telling them of what a great job he did representing them."

"He understood my problem and settled the problem very efficiently."

Philip H. Knudsen can help you with legal matters related to:
-Automobile accidents
-Consumer fraud
-Dog bites
-Legal malpractice
-Medical malpractice
-Personal injury
-Products liability
-Sexual abuse
-Slip and fall
-Unsafe products
-Wrongful death

Exceptional Legal Service at Philip H. Knudsen:
Our commitment to our clients is our number one priority. We work hard to obtain the best resolution for you in the most cost-effective, time-efficient manner possible. We strive to provide each of you with personal attention from your initial consultation through the conclusion of your case.

Our goal is to resolve your case in a way that is consistent with the goals of each individual client. Of those cases that proceed to trial, we are ready to provide clients with the most zealous courtroom representation.

Main Office

Main Office
1300 Clay Street, Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612





Personal Injury

Experienced California Personal Injury Attorney

Personal injury attorney Philip H. Knudsen has successfully helped injured clients recover just compensation for losses and damages resulting from:
-Auto accidents
-Medical malpractice
-Unsafe products
-Dangerous drugs
-Unsafe work conditions
-Workers compensation claims
-Social Security Disability claims

Personal injury claims are those in which the victim suffers physical or psychological injury directly resulting from another person's negligence. Attorney Philip H. Knudsen employs a practical, professional approach to ensure our clients obtain full and fair recovery for their injuries, including damages for their past and future medical bills, lost income, emotional distress, and pain and suffering. Through our extensive civil litigation experience, our knowledge about insurance company tactics and our skills at settlement negotiations, we obtain the best possible recovery for our clients.

At Philip H. Knudsen, the client's interests are our priority. We provide personalized legal guidance at every step of a client's case, keeping clients updated on their case's progress and fully informing them about the legal strategy and recovery options available.

Subject matter experts to help with your case:
We consult with knowledgeable and respected experts to assist with case preparation. With the assistance of physicians, trauma doctors, pharmacists, chiropractors, forensics engineers, mechanics and accident reconstruction analysts, we can negotiate the best possible settlements. At trial, these experts are available to deliver clear, professional testimony.

The importance of immediately seeking help:
California law sets limits on the amount of time you have to file a personal injury claim. Consult an experienced personal injury attorney as soon as possible to file your claim by the crucial statutory deadlines. By investigating your claim immediately, we are able to collect valuable evidence and interview witnesses while their memories are fresh.

Philip H. Knudsen

Philip H. Knudsen

Practice Areas:
-Civil law
-Trial practice
-Insurance bad faith law

California and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1974

University of San Francisco, J.D.

Associations & Memberships:
-Alameda County Bar Association (Member, Fee Arbitration Panel)
-State Bar of California
-Consumer Attorneys of California
-Alameda-Contra Costa County Trial Lawyers Association


University of San Francisco
Juris Doctorate,