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About Rouda Feder Tietjen & McGuinn

Fighting for Fair Compensation Since 1980

Since 1980, Rouda Feder Tietjen & McGuinn has served clients throughout San Francisco to help them obtain the maximum compensation for their injuries. Our team of attorneys and support staff has built a national reputation as a strong advocate for the wrongfully injured. Our dedication and effectiveness helps injured victims secure the justice and compensation they rightfully deserve. No matter how bleak your situation may appear, you can count on us to help you obtain the best possible outcome for your case.

Putting the Client's Needs First

Every client deserves personal attention from their attorney. As your advocate, Rouda Feder Tietjen & McGuinn will customize our services to meet your needs. Whether it’s finding the right settlement for you or taking a case to trial, we center our approach on getting the best outcome for your situation. Each of our clients is a person who needs help getting back on their feet after a life-altering event.

Learn more about how we can help by calling (415) 940-7176 or contacting us online.

  • Cerebral Palsy $84,300,000
  • Personal Injury $63,429,980
  • Workplace Negligence $58,539,959
  • Child Catastrophic Injury $47,500,000
  • Amputations & Paraplegia $29,000,000
  • Car Crash $24,000,000
  • Dangerous Exposure $20,000,000
  • Reporter Electrocuted $17,800,000
  • Personal Injury $16,000,000
  • Traumatic Leg Injury $14,500,000

San Francisco Personal Injury Lawyers

Extensive Resources

We are more than the sum of our parts. You want talented trial and personal injury attorneys who are accustomed to resolving complex cases? We've got them. You want knowledgeable and compassionate staff to work on your case? We guarantee it. How about technological skill? We run our own courtroom technology. This technology is an effective tool for breaking down complex concepts and details before judges and juries.

Our in-house resources ensure that your trial lawyers will know the evidence inside out, as well as how to present it. Our distinguished attorneys are exceptional, efficient, detailed, and passionate about their work. Each staff member is warmhearted and understanding. Experience, dedication, and creativity coupled with technical skill is our winning combination.

To learn more about RFTM and our skilled lawyers, call our firm at (415) 940-7176. Schedule your free case evaluation today!

  • I cannot thank you enough for the pure excellence and professionalism and human kindness you and your team displayed throughout this case.

    “I cannot thank you enough for the pure excellence.”

    - Michelle
  • Best Law Firm in San Francisco!

    “I am very grateful for all the hard work all the staff did. GREAT STAFF!”

    - Guadalupe Hernandez
  • You all did a wonderful job.

    “I valued the clear communication, prompt replies, and frank interaction.”

    - Jackie Q.
  • They approach each case with creativity and care and provide their clients with extraordinary representation. I can’t think of a higher compliment.

    “They approach each case with creativity and care.”

    - Michael J Ney, McNamara, Ney, Beatty, Slattery, Borges & Brothers LLP
  • Rouda Feder Tietjen McGuinn always put the client first.

    “They work tirelessly to uncover the evidence necessary to obtain the very best result for the injured people they represent.”

    - Heidi Taylor, Law Offices of Heidi Taylor

Our Reputation

When fighting for our clients’ rights, we are not afraid to take on large cases and powerful opponents, and we get results. Along with aggressively fighting for fair compensation, we serve as compassionate and approachable legal counsel for the individuals we represent, listening to our clients' concerns and providing them with support through some of the most challenging times of their lives.

A few accomplishments that have set us apart include:

  • Securing more than $500 million in compensation for our clients
  • Our senior lawyers receiving AV Preeminent® Ratings from Martindale-Hubbell®.
  • Our attorneys being named among the Best Lawyers in America since 1991, along with many other professional honors
  • U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® naming our firm one of the 2021 Best Law Firms.
  • Our senior lawyers receiving recognition in the California Super Lawyers® lists for 2004 - 2019

We have a very diverse client base that includes consumers, business executives, patients and doctors, and children in need of compensation. Our law firm has even provided representation for judges, mediators, and their loved ones.

Why Hire Us?

At Rouda Feder Tietjen & McGuinn, our San Francisco injury lawyers are nationally recognized legal advocates who have recovered more than $500 million for our clients. To our peers and opponents, we are professionals who get results. To our clients, we are compassionate and approachable.

The team of passionate injury lawyers at our firm is perfect for you because:

  • We are experienced. Our team has handled thousands of personal injury claims, recovering more than $500 million for the injured.

  • We are celebrated. Our lawyers have received numerous accolades, including an AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® and recognition in the list of Best Law Firms in 2021 by U.S. News & World Report, Best Lawyers® and Super Lawyers®.

  • We are dedicated. Our clients come first. We believe in what we do. Experience, drive, and creativity—coupled with technical knowledge—is our winning combination.

Nationally Recognized Attorneys

Our nationally recognized attorneys have received numerous awards, including:

  • Five of our attorneys were named 2020 Best Lawyers® for Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation
  • Attorney Rouda was named 2010 Lawyer of the Year for Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation by Best Lawyers®.
  • Attorney McGuinn was named 2012 Lawyer of the Year for Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation and 2019 Lawyer of the Year for Plantiff Prodect Liability Litigation by Best Lawyers®.
  • Attorney Tietjen was named as a finalist for Attorney of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC). We have been listed Tier 1 for San Francisco Personal Litigation — Plaintiffs.

Why Choose us?

Serving Clients Since 1980
  • Largest Settlements In The Bay Area
  • 150+ Years of Collective Experience
  • No Attorneys' Fees Unless We Win
  • Nationally Accredited Counsel
  • Top-Rated by U.S. News–Best Lawyers®
  • Over $500 Million Recovered

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