Oakland Business Attorneys


our oakland office building from across the lakeDonahue Fitzgerald LLP first opened its doors in 1883, which makes it the oldest continuing legal firm in the entire state. Our Oakland business attorneys serve clients that run the gamut of industries and company size, from individuals and sole proprietorships to limited liability corporations and international Fortune 500 organizations, and from retailers and distributors to top tech companies.

With such a breadth of experience, it’s easy to see why our business lawyers can offer our clients’ such exceptionally sophisticated services. Add to the mix an incredibly cooperative culture among all our attorneys, and you have service that is both responsive and effective!



Our Business Law Firm in Oakland Has You Covered


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All of the legal needs your business could have are covered under our 14 practice areas, which include bankruptcy, business and corporate, employment, franchise, litigation, intellectual property, real estate and tax. No matter what your needs might be, you can be sure that the Donahue Fitzgerald lawyers in Oakland, CA are trained to satisfy them.

Whether you retain on an ongoing basis or to handle a single issue, we’ll be working closely with you to ensure you receive the highest quality and most cost-effective service there is.


How Donahue Fitzgerald’s Oakland Attorneys Can Serve You


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Our lawyers are equipped with the knowledge and experience to help you out with all your transaction, intellectual property, real property, franchise, estate planning and immigration needs. Whether you need business litigation or start-up lawyers or require assistance in matters related to employees, securities, commercial leases, trademarks, copyrights, land use, nonprofits or licenses, you can depend on us to take care of everything.

Every day, our team of expert litigators handles and resolves all sorts of complicated legal disputes in Oakland: copyright infringement, wrongful termination claims, piracy, construction disputes, employment discrimination and so much more. You can also take advantage of our trust and estates services, which include estates litigation, contested will resolution and advising estate administrators.



Business and Corporate: When it comes to the Business and Corporate practice area, you can be sure that the corporate lawyers at Donahue Fitzgerald will leave no stone unturned in your legal representation. We specialize in giving legal advice to private and public companies regarding commercial matters, venture financing, and corporate transactions. It is important to us that we understand your business needs, as well as the challenges that face your particular industry. That is why we are so committed to working closely with you so we can reach agreements and close deals as efficiently as possible.

Litigation: When it comes to business litigation, Donahue Fitzgerald’s litigation department has managed to achieve exceptional results in federal as well as state courts. We remain sensitive to our client’s specific needs and challenges as we represent them in a wide selection of commercial disputes. If you are facing a business dispute, turn our way so we can help you resolve it.

Donahue Fitzgerald’s offices in Oakland are a one-stop solution to all of your legal needs. If you need a business attorney that can offer you result-based and efficient representation, fill out the contact form, or call this number.


1999 Harrison Street
25th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
T: (510) 451-3300
F: (510) 451-1527

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Additional Offices


From San Francisco

  • Get on I-80 E, and cross the Bay Bridge to Oakland
  • Take I-580 E toward California 24/Hayward/Stockton
  • Take the Harrison St. exit and turn right onto Harrison St.
  • Our building is at the corner of Harrison and 20th St./Lakeside Drive
  • Veer left to stay on Harrison
  • Parking garage is on the right

From South Bay

  • Get on I-880 N
  • Follow I-880 N to Oak St. in Oakland. Take the Oak Street exit from I-880 N
  • Turn right onto Oak St.
  • Continue onto Lakeside Drive
  • Our building is at the corner of Harrison and 20th/Lakseside Drive
  • Turn left on Harrison for the parking garage

From North Bay

  • Get on US-101 S
  • Take I-580 E and cross the Richmond Bridge
  • Continue onto I-580/I-80 past Berkeley
  • Continue onto I-580 toward Hayward/Stockton
  • Take the Harrison St exit from I-580 E
  • Our building is at the corner of Harrison and 20th St./Lakeside Drive
  • Veer left to stay on Harrison
  • Parking garage is on the right

More information about parking in our building is available here.