A Giant
In The Courtroom

Our seasoned attorneys handle the most complex business and personal legal matters.

Bay Area Lawyers, Clients Worldwide

Deep Legal Resources,
Responsive To Your Needs

Bowles & Verna has been around for decades. With more than 20 attorneys, we have a deep base of legal experience to draw from. Our success with complex business and personal issues speaks for itself. However, we are also more nimble than truly large firms and can tailor our services with less cost to you.

On Your Side
After Catastrophic Injury

Our personal injury team has represented victims from around the world. Our clients have suffered some of the most severe injuries as a result of vehicular accidents, aviation disasters and exposure to toxic substances. We have won substantial verdicts and settlements and will not buckle under pressure from insurance companies or any other entity.

Decades Of
Business Experience

Our knowledgeable attorneys handle everything from domestic and international business disputes to business torts, product liability and transactions of all types. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout California. 

Our Firm’s Philosophy

We are reputable trial lawyers with proven results. We believe that trying a case in court is a lost art. We don’t seek to settle outside of court; we build persuasive cases that get our clients the highest settlement or verdict possible. 

Client Testimonials

If you ever have a question about an injury, medical, environmental or personal injury-related I recommend you speak with Brad Bowles and the team at Bowles & Verna. They are exceptional listeners and strategists and will honestly advise if you have a case.

Some of the worst car wreck injuries have delayed-onset symptoms

As you check yourself for injuries after a car crash, you may feel a wave of relief as you realize you can still move your legs and that nothing seems obviously broken. When the police officer comes to take your report a bit later, you happily inform them that you...

2 life-changing spinal injuries that come from car wrecks

Car accidents happen nearly every day. While cars are equipped with seatbelts and airbags to reduce serious damage, they can’t protect people from everything, especially in catastrophic car accidents. People who suffer from vehicle collisions often experience some...

3 driving tips for fall weather

It has quickly become fall. All the leaves are red and falling off the trees. The mornings are getting colder and the days are shorter – and drivers seem to have forgotten how to drive. Many people aren’t prepared for driving in fall weather. Some people forget how to...

The crippling effect of PTSD after a wreck

If you've been in a car accident, you know it can be traumatic. The experience can be very frightening and overwhelming.  As we’ve discussed before, when you’ve been through a difficult experience, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can be the result. Long after...

Why do wrong-way accidents happen?

Wrong-way accidents may not necessarily be common, but they are incredibly dangerous. Some studies note that they are among the most severe accidents when looking at injuries to the occupants of those vehicles. Head-on collisions are always dangerous, and wrong-way...