Alan K. Goldstein

“A client asked whether
I am the only lawyer who
answers his own phone and always
is available. When people trust us
with their legal matters, part of our
job is to keep them informed.”

Alan K. Goldstein
Member

Robert D. Nienhuis

“ Trying cases is about
trust. I have to show
people they have reason to trust
me, so they will be more likely to
rule in my client’s favor.”

Robert D. Nienhuis
Member

Neal W. Settergren

“Our feeling is the
law is a profession and
should be practiced that way.”

Milton I. Goldstein, Co-Founder (1914-2003)
The Right Stuff,” a profile of Goldstein and Price
by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Daryl F. Sohn

“ We practice as a team.
We team up with our clients and the
lawyers at our firm team up to give our
clients the benefit of ourcollective
experience.”

Daryl Sohn
Of Counsel

Douglas E. Gossow

“Our feeling is the
law is a profession and
should be practiced that way.”

Milton I. Goldstein, Co-Founder (1914-2003)
The Right Stuff,” a profile of Goldstein and Price
by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

California

Admiralty and Maritime Advice and Counseling for California Businesses

As admiralty and maritime lawyers, we have advised California agribusiness interests, Silicon Valley companies, Southern California real estate developers, marine insurers and major law firms about a broad variety of issues including:

  • the legal aspects of chartering vessels;
  • rights and obligations of Port Districts including the leasing of waterfront property and when they can charge private companies for wharfage;
  • the purchase and sale of yachts and excursion vessels;
  • maritime liens; and
  • how the Jones Act affects seaman’s injury claims and the transportation of goods and passengers by U.S. and foreign flag vessels.

Alan Goldstein, one of the firm’s principals, is a long-time member of the California Bar, a former law clerk to the Honorable Thelton E. Henderson of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, and an alumnus of Stanford Law School where he earned Order of the Coif.