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Attorney Information


152 North Third Street, Suite 700
San Jose, CA  95112-5560
T: 408.286.0880
F: 408.286.0337


Practice Groups
Construction – Co-Chair
Business Transactions
Professional Liability
Real Estate
Toxic Tort

Admitted to Practice
– All courts in the State of California
– U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 1999
B.A., Santa Clara University, 1996

Presentations and Articles
– "Available Damages Under California Law in a Negligence and/or Fraud Case Against a Real Estate Agent or Broker," presented to private clients in New York and Boston


VON RYAN REYES, Managing Partner

Von joined the law firm of Ericksen, Arbuthnot, Kilduff, Day & Lindstrom in 2000 and was promoted to partner in 2004. He is the managing partner of the San Jose office and is an equity partner. He is also a member of Ericksen Arbuthnotís Board of Directors. Von is AVģ Peer Review Rated by Martindale Hubbell. He obtained his bachelorís degree in English and Philosophy from Santa Clara University in 1996, and his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1999.

Mr. Reyes has represented attorneys in legal malpractice claims involving business transactions and estate administration. He has successfully argued summary judgment motions in legal malpractice claims on behalf of his attorney clients. He has also represented trucking and trailer companies in auto-truck accidents. His practice also includes representation of home inspectors, real estate agents and brokers, insurance agents and brokers in E&O claims. In addition to handling E&O claims, Mr. Reyes handles general liability claims defending the interests of contractors in construction defect claims and mold exposure litigation arising from construction of single family homes, condominiums or other multi-dwelling properties, and commercial properties.

He has trial and appellate experience in the fields of real estate, commercial landlord and tenant disputes, and construction defect cases. Mr. Reyes has handled multiple arbitrations, binding and non-binding, as well as mediations. He has tried a number of cases resulting in defense verdicts. He was admitted to the California State Bar Association in 1999, and is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association, and the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California. Mr. Reyes lives in San Jose with his wife and three children. His interests include golf, rowing, travel, and experimenting with marinades and dry rubs for barbecues.