Robert B. Jacobs

Law Office of Robert B. Jacobs
Concord, California 94518


Areas Of Practice

Mechanic Liens
Partnership Disputes
Real Estate


AV Rated: Achieved the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory.

Education: Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School (Juris Doctor, 1987; Merit Scholarship 1984-1987; Note and Comment Editor, BYU Journal of Public Law, 1986-87; Chairman, Natural Resources Law Forum, 1986-1987); Brigham Young University (Bachelor of Arts in English, cum laude, 1984; Hinckley Scholar, 1982-1983; Presidential Scholar 1977-1978; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society 1978, Phi Kappa Phi)

Admissions: Admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court 1996; Admitted to Practice before all California State Courts 1987; Admitted to Practice before the Federal District Courts for the Eastern District of California 1987; Admitted to Practice before the Federal District Courts for the Northern District Courts of California

Professional Memberships: Member of the California State Bar; Member of the Alameda County Bar Association; Member of the Contra Costa County Bar Association; Member of the Eastern Alameda County Bar Association; Member of Bay East Association of Realtors; 1995-1996 Member of the Board of Directors of the Eastern Alameda County Bar Association

Professional Appointments: Service as Judge pro tem for the Contra Costa County Superior Court

Published Decisions: Dieden v. Schmidt (2002) 104 Cal. App. 4th 645.

Publications: 2008 to present: Weekly Newspaper Columnist, Law of the Land, Bay Area News Group (Contra Costa Times, Valley Times, Tri-Valley Herald, Oakland Tribune)

Speaking Engagements: 2012 Contra Costa Bar Association, Real Estate Section; 2011 Preserving Home Ownership Forum; 2010 Appraisal Institute Convention (American Institute of Architects); 2010 Bay Area Legal Assistants Association; 2010 Tri-Valley Estate Planning Council; 2009 Eastern Alameda County Bar Association. Multiple Speaking engagements at the Bay East Association of Realtors, Real Estate Alliance of Livermore (R.E.A.L.); Valley Real Estate Network (Pleasanton); Women’s Council of Realtors, Southern Alameda County

Radio Appearances: NPR (National Public Radio) on Foreclosures in California; 2013 KDOW Darrel Clow Real Estate Reality Hour

Community Involvement: 2007-2009 Member of Rotary International, Livermore Chapter; 2008-2009 Committee Member of the Livermore Valley Opera

Personal: Married, 4 children. Native of Provo, Utah. Resident of Livermore/Pleasanton/Dublin Tri-Valley Area since 1989.

Experienced. Professional. Strategic.

Whether it’s a real estate transaction, the sale of a business, a contract dispute, or overwhelming debt, the Law Office of Robert B. Jacobs is here to help. Featuring one of the brightest legal minds in the business, the firm prides itself on skillful, thorough and committed legal representation. In all kinds of real estate and business transactions, and through strategic, focused litigation, the office consistently achieves outstanding results for its clients.

The menu item at the top of the page describes our major areas of practice. We invite you to review the area that fits your situation. Whether you need to protect your rights, make a claim, or resolve a dispute, give us a call. We're here to help.

4900 Hopyard Road, Suite 280
Pleasanton, CA 94588

P: 925-847-8680
F: 925-847-8681
E: [email protected]