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Gary S. Kranker

Gary S. Kranker


Mr. Kranker attended the University of California, Riverside and obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in both Economics and Administrative Studies in 1986. In 1989, Mr. Kranker obtained a J. D. from Whittier College School of Law. In 1988, Mr. Kranker was selected to represent his law school at the Jessup International Moot Court in Honolulu, Hawaii.

In his more than 25-year career, Mr. Kranker has tried cases involving personal injuries, premises liability, breach of contract and landlord/tenant issues. Mr. Kranker has represented municipal clients in matters involving, breach of contract, premises liability, eminent domain, inverse condemnation, violations of Government Code Section 1090, violations of the Political Reform Act, and construction disputes. Mr. Kranker successfully argued the matter of Maddox v. Costa Mesa, 193 Cal. App. 4th 1098 (2011) before the Court of Appeals.

Mr. Kranker joined Jones & Mayer in July of 2010. Prior to joining Jones & Mayer, Mr. Kranker worked for Safeco Insurance Company as a Senior Trial Attorney for 13 years. While at Safeco, Mr. Kranker handled all aspects of his cases from inception through appeal.


  • J.D. Whittier College School of Law
  • University of California, Riverside, Joint Degree in Economics and Business Administration


  • California State Bar Association
  • United States District Court for The Central District of California

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Construction Contract
  • Construction defect disputes
  • Easement and Boundary Disputes
  • Land Slide litigation
  • Toxic Torts
  • Class Action

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California