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Kent Thaeler (of-counsel) joins the firm with more than 20 years of litigation experience in a wide variety of matters, including construction defects, personal injury, wrongful death, property damage, contract disputes, as well as professional liability cases representing insurance agents, property inspectors and appraisers, and loan agents and brokers.

During the first ten years of his career, Kent worked for a prominent plaintiff’s construction litigation firm serving the San Diego County and Sacramento areas. More recently, Kent worked for insurance defense firm defending contractors and other professionals in construction defect litigation, professional liability matters, and serious personal injury and wrongful death cases. This experience provides him a unique perspective and insight allowing him to maximize a client’s recovery while working with insurance companies, opposing counsel, and mediators.

Kent attended the University of California at San Diego and later obtained his JD from National University School of Law in 1991 where he received a tuition scholarship based on high entrance test scores and upon the recommendation of United States Senator Jeff Bingaman of the State of New Mexico. During law school, Kent also worked as a law clerk for the El Cajon Municipal Court, serving the Honorable Eddie C. Sturgeon and the Honorable Ronald S. Prager, and others.

Practice Areas: 

Personal Injury

Construction Litigation

Premise Liability

Educational Background:

National University School of Law, San Diego, CA (1991), J.D.

University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA

Bar Admissions:

California, 1992

Past Employment Positions: 

Skane Wilcox, LLP, Associate, 2010 to 2014

Jampol Zimet Skane Wilcox, Associate, 2006 to 2010 

Anderson & Krieger, Construction Defect Matters, 1994 to 2004

Sole Practitioner, 1992 to 1994

El Cajon Municipal Court, Law Clerk, Hon. Eddie C. Sturgeon, Hon. Ronald S. Prager

Professional Associations and Memberships: 

San Diego County Bar Association

San Diego Defense Lawyers

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