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1050 Northgate Drive
Suite 520
San Rafael, CA 94903

628-234-6899 fax

5075 Hopyard Road
Suite 210
Pleasanton, CA 94588

925-227-9202 fax


  • J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law
  • B.A., University of California, Davis

Bar Admissions

  • 1998, California

Memberships and Affiliations

  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • Bar Association of San Francisco

Christine A. Huntoon


Practice Areas

Christine Huntoon is an associate in the Marin and Pleasanton offices.  Ms. Huntoon represents California public school districts and county offices of education. She practices education law, focusing on special education and student issues. She also represents educational institutions for labor and employment matters, including claims for discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

Ms. Huntoon has many years of litigation and appellate experience and is proficient in all phases of discovery and law and motion, including written discovery, depositions, motions in limine, and summary judgment. She has developed novel litigation strategies for her clients, given the ever-changing case and statutory laws in California.

Ms. Huntoon earned her Bachelor of Arts with dual degrees in psychology and Spanish from the University of California, Davis, and her Juris Doctor from University of San Francisco School of Law.  While in law school, Ms. Huntoon participated in Advanced Moot Court and was a law clerk with Chubb Insurance.

Reported Cases

  • C9 Ventures v. SVC-West, L.P. (2012) 202 Cal.App.4th 1483
  • Aviel v. Ng (2008) 161 Cal.App.4th 809
  • Siebel v. Mittlesteadt (2007) 41 Cal.4th 735
  • Levin v. Ligon (2006) 140 Cal.App.4th 1456
  • Yamaguchi v. Harnsmut (2003) 106 Cal.App.4th 472

Publications and Speaking Engagements
Ms. Huntoon is a contributor to the firm’s education publications and blog.

Community Involvement
Board Member, Kentfield Invests in Kids
Member, Marin Charitable

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