D. Greg Durbin
5 River Park Place East
Fresno, CA 93720
(559) 433-1300 main
(559) 433-2300 fax
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Juris Doctor, 1978
University of California, Hastings College of The Law
Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics, 1975 (with distinction)
University of California, Berkeley
Concentrating on Business Litigation in Federal and State Courts, before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and through Arbitration, including Intellectual Property Rights, Securities Fraud, Competitive Injury, Real Estate, Franchise/Distributorship, Contract Disputes, and Water Law.
Mr. Durbin has practiced law with the firm since 1978, with emphasis in business litigation since 1980. He has represented clients in major litigation matters in both federal and state trial and appellate courts. Mr. Durbin's trials to verdict and decision include cases involving business contracts, franchise termination, real estate fraud, real estate lending, real estate development, commodities fraud, consumer fraud, unfair competition, title insurance, trust administration, and agricultural processing. He has also successfully obtained summary judgment in cases and defended those determinations on appeal. Mr. Durbin is admitted to practice law before all California State Courts, all U.S. District Courts of California, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
Honors and Awards
Mr. Durbin is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated with Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Durbin has been selected for inclusion in the Northern California Super Lawyers list (2009-2011) for his primary area of practice in Business Litigation.
Mr. Durbin served as the National Delegate for the Federal Bar Association, San Joaquin Chapter in 2006 and 2007, as President in 2005, and as a member of the Board of Directors in 2000-2007. He was the co-chair for the 2001 and 2003 Judicial Conferences for the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California. Mr. Durbin has also served on the Judicial Advisory Committee for the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California since 2005 (Chair 2010 to present). Mr. Durbin also began service as a trustee on the board of trustees for San Joaquin College of Law in 2004 and previously served as adjunct professor of law in the areas of contracts and federal courts with San Joaquin College of Law. Mr. Durbin is a member of the Federal Bar Association, State Bar of California, Fresno County Bar Association, and San Joaquin Valley Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL).