About Our Law Firm

Established in 1976, Janssen Malloy LLP is one of the premier firms in Northern California.

We strive to provide the finest advice, support and expertise throughout our representation.

The attorneys of the firm have tried hundreds of cases to verdict or judgment and the firm has the highest verdicts in Humboldt and Del Norte Counties.   Clayton "Bob" Janssen, the firm's founder, was co-counsel in the Lincoln Savings case, obtaining a 2.1 billion dollar award on behalf of the plaintiffs.  Timothy Needham and Michael J. Crowley were two of the lead trial counsel in the Lavender vs. Skilled Healthcare Nursing Home Understaffing Class Action trial, which resulted in a 677 million dollar jury verdict in July 2010.   This is the largest jury verdict in the United States in 2010, and the largest nursing home jury verdict ever.

Michael Morrison and W. Timothy Needham are associates of the American Board of Trial Advocates. Patrik Griego, was named California Lawyer of the Year for 2009 by California Lawyer Magazine.  W. Timothy Needham and Michael Crowley were selected for the California Lawyer of the Year award for 2010 by California Lawyer Magazine.  W. Timothy Needham, Michael J. Crowley, Patrik Griego and Amelia F. Burroughs, the newest partner in the firm, were part of the trial team awarded the honor of The Public Justice Foundation's 2011 Trial Lawyer of the Year.