Johnson Fistel Welcomes New Attorney John J. O’Brien

Johnson Fistel Welcomes New Attorney John J. O'Brien

Johnson Fistel is pleased to announce the addition of attorney John J. O’Brien to its San Diego office.  Mr. O’Brien brings over a decade of trial experience in complex commercial litigation matters including business fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair competition, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, and real estate fraud litigation.

Prior to joining Johnson Fistel, Mr. O’Brien successfully operated his own private law practice for more than 10 years, representing individuals and businesses harmed by the wrongful and fraudulent conduct of others.  With his aggressive, trustworthy, and creative approach to litigation, Mr. O’Brien’s clients prevailed in several trials and arbitrations.

“John O’Brien is a welcomed addition to Johnson Fistel, particularly in the firm’s consumer fraud and trial practice,” managing partner, Frank Johnson, stated.  “Mr. O’Brien’s exceptional litigation and trial abilities were highlighted earlier this year when he obtained a $13,000,000 award for his clients following a 99-day trial.”

After obtaining a degree in Economics from Boston College, Mr. O’Brien received his law degree from California Western School of Law, where he was on the Dean’s List and Moot Court Honor’s Board.

“Johnson Fistel’s team has helped recover hundreds of millions for its clients and obtained significant reforms for shareholders and consumers across the country,” Mr. O’Brien stated.  “I am thrilled to join its thriving and meaningful complex litigation team.”