Our Attorneys

Patrick L. Finley

Retired Partner

Phone: (925) 210-2800

Fax: (925) 945-1975

Email: pfinley@glynnfinley.com


Patrick L. Finley is a 1976 graduate of McGeorge School of Law, and holds a master’s degree in environmental engineering from the University of Iowa. He was a Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro litigation partner for 15 years before joining the firm. He litigates and counsels in toxic substances and torts, product liability, contract disputes, and environmental matters, and has particular expertise in hazardous waste cleanup litigation and negotiations under federal and state Superfund laws.

Areas of Practice:

  • Litigation

  • Environmental

  • Toxic Torts

  • Products Liability

  • Commercial

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions:

  • California, 1976 (inactive)

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1976 (inactive)

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1976 (inactive)


  • J.D. - McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California, 1976

  • M.S. Env. E. – University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

    • Major: Environmental Engineering

  • B.S. – University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California

    • Major: Mechanical Engineering

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • State Bar of California, Member

Past Employment Positions:

  • Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro, Partner